Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Accountant Careers at NRD EA in Tanzania

Job Title: Accountant

Employer: NRD EA

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 3rd Oct 2014

Job Description:

Duties:

• Reconciles processed work by verifying entries and comparing system reports to balances.
• Charges expenses to accounts and cost centers by analyzing invoice/expense reports; recording entries.
• Pays vendors by monitoring discount opportunities; verifying federal id numbers; scheduling and preparing checks; resolving purchase order, contract, invoice, or payment discrepancies and documentation; insuring credit is received for outstanding memos; issuing stop-payments or purchase order amendments.
• Pays employees by receiving and verifying expense reports and requests for advances; preparing checks.
• Maintains accounting ledgers by verifying and posting account transactions.
• Verifies vendor accounts by reconciling monthly statements and related transactions.
• Maintains historical records by microfilming and filing documents.
• Disburses petty cash by recording entry; verifying documentation.
• Reports sales taxes by calculating requirements on paid invoices.
• Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential.
• Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.
• Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed.
• prepare financial monthly management report
• prepare all tax return to TRA and statutory contributions
• perform any other duties as may be required by the management


Requirements:

The applicants must have a minimum of 3 years in accounting management and finance.
Degree in accounting and finance management
A professional certification such as ACCA or CPA is preferable
Good communication skills
Ability to use analysis tools such as MS excel