Accountant Assistant at Tetra Tech International

Vacancy title:
Accountant Assistant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Information Technology , Category: Admin & Office ]

Jobs at:

Tetra Tech International

Deadline of this Job:
28 September 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Iringa , East Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, September 22, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

About Us
The Tanzania Maji na Usafi wa Mazingira (MUM) Activity funded by USAID/Tanzania and implemented by Tetra Tech International Development ( is currently accepting expressions of interest for qualified candidates to fill various positions. The purpose of Maji na Usafi wa Mazingira (MUM) Activity is to expand and sustain the provision and governance of WASH services by increasing access to sustainable water services, Increasing access to finance for water, sanitation, and hygiene: Strengthening the market for sanitation products and services, and strengthening basin water boards and water user associations for stewardship of water resources
General Qualifications
• Must be computer literate (in Microsoft Office applications such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.).
• Excellent interpersonal skills, including patience, diplomacy, willingness to listen and respect for colleagues.
• Ability to work individually and as part of a team. Must also be able to work effectively in a team environment
• Professional fluency in English and Swahili is required for verbal and written communication + Experience delivering services in Tanzania, working successfully within a team environment;

Accountant Assistant (1Post)-Based in Iringa
Working under the direction of the Director of Administration and finance, the Accountant Assistant will be Responsible for executing GFRA accounting and financial control systems and ensuring that adequate and appropriate internal controls are in place to meet Tetra Tech ARD accounting Standards. The Accountant Assistant will assist with all bookkeeping, bank accounts and cash flow to ensure sufficient funds are available for effective and efficient implementation Specific areas of responsibility include financial report preparation, payroll preparation, review and submission to Tetra Tech ARD Home Office, cash flow management. The accountant assistant will maintain and update accounting and financial control systems in accordance with USAID regulations (expenses are reasonable, alowable and allocable) such that Tetra Tech ARD policy transactions are conducted, processed and recorded as stipulated by the system

Education: University degree in accounting, finance, business administration, or other relevant discipline.
Experience: Minimum of 4 years' experience in accounting or equivalent position. Experience working in a similar position for an international organization is preferred. Knowledge of QuickBooks is required

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 48

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

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Job application procedure
To apply through  with a cover letter and current curriculum vitae (CV) in reverse chronological order format. Please list the title of the position in the email subject line
Please note: Only Tanzanian citizens are eligible for this position.
Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview. No phone calls will be accepted about these positions. Deadline for submission of applications is September 28, 2021.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Tanzania
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 28 September 2021
Duty Station: Iringa
Posted: 22-09-2021
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 22-09-2021
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 22-09-2065
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