Accountant Job at Watumishi Housing Company - Career Opportunity in Tanzania
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[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Finance , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Watumishi Housing Company

Deadline of this Job:
31 March 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Dar es Salaam , East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, March 18, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed


Watumishi Housing Company (WHC) is a public entity established in 2013. WHC is a property developer and a licensed fund manager responsible for management of the WHC Real Estate Investment Trust (WHC-REIT). .

Duties and Responsibilities
• To receive/Deposit cash and cheques.

• To issue cheques, petty cash and other payments and issue receipts for payments made.

• To maintain bank deposits slips, receipt book for all transactions and cheque books for all the WHC Bank Accounts.

• To post receipts transactions into accounting system

• To prepare and record all payment vouchers and maintains payment voucher file.

• To prepare and record all credit notes and maintains credit notes file.

• To record all receipts, journal vouchers, debit notes, and petty cash summary and maintains respective file containing those documents.

• Posting of authorized transactions in the system and ensuring that system records portrays true and updated financial position of the company on a daily basis.

• To maintain and reconcile all accounts receivable accounts including amounts due from staff to ensure prompt and regular collection of dues.

• To maintain and reconcile all accounts payable accounts including statutory dues to ensure correct and timely payment for the good and services obtained by company.

• To maintain Fixed Assets Register of the company.

• Compile monthly revenue related reports including reconciliations of sales and VAT returns.

• Generating various debtor related reports and following up for overdue debt.

• Effect periodic financial reports for submission to appropriate authorities;

• To undertake any other related duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Job Skills : Not Specified

Qualification and Experience
• Possession of Bachelor degree or Advanced Diploma in Accounting, Finance and Investment, Commerce/Business Administration majoring in Accountancy or Finance or equivalent qualifications from a recognized higher learning institution.
• She/he must have attained CPA (T), ACCA, ACA or its equivalent professional qualifications recognized by NBAA
• Knowledge and Competence in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) application, and familiarity with one of the accounting software.
• Good knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and Public Sector reporting principles will be an added advantage.
• Possession of one (1) year work experience in a reputable institution(s) will be an added advantage.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 12

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Tanzania
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 31 March 2021
Duty Station: Dar es Salaam
Posted: 18-03-2021
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 18-03-2021
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 18-03-2065
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