Sunday, 2 February 2014

Senior Accountant Job at Open University of Tanzania

Job Title: Senior Accountant (PGSS 15-16)

Employer: The Open University of Tanzania (OUT)

Duty Station:  Dar es Salaam

Application Deadline: 7th February 2013

Qualifications: The Candidate should be a holder of CPA (T), ACCA, ACA, ICMA, /RIA or equivalent qualifications with 5 years working experience in a similar position. Must be computer literate.

- Prepares monthly trial balances and bank reconciliation statements
- Maintains debtors and creditors records.
- Prepares financial statements.
- Checks accuracy of payment vouchers
- Prepares various payment reports, schedules and lists of various expenditures.
- Maintains vote book and various registers (e.g. debtors, imprest, creditors), etc.
- Prepares salaries and wages and submits statutory and voluntary staff deductions as required by the relevant legislation and /or contractual agreements.
- Maintains students’ fees subsidiary ledger.
- Performs any other related duties as may be assigned by his/her supervisor

NB. Age limit: Not above 45 years.

How to Apply:
• Applicants should clearly specify the Vacancy Number and Position they are applying for, from the list above. Applications bearing no such information shall not be considered.
• Applications should be accompanied with a detailed curriculum vitae, certified copies of relevant certificates, one colored passport size photograph of the applicant, names and full contact details of three referees
• The applicants should be willing to work in any of the regions in Tanzania Mainland’s and Zanzibar, as specified in the vacancy list above. No change of work station is possible after being appointed.
• All applicants who are currently employed in the Public Service should route their application letter through their respective employers.
• All applicants with certificates from foreign Universities should have the certificates verified by the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU).

 For Academic Posts, interested applicants should submit the applications to the undersigned;

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academics)
Open University of Tanzania
Kawaka Road, Kinondoni
P.O. Box 23409, Dar es Salaam, TANZANIA
Tel. +255 22 2668820
Fax: +255 22 2668759