Accounting Assistant job at Tetra Tech International Development

Vacancy title:
Accounting Assistant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Tetra Tech International Development

Deadline of this Job:
15 July 2022  

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

Date Posted: Friday, July 08, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Accounting Assistant

The Accounting Assistant will be responsible for providing maternity cover to the Finance Team for a period of approximately 3 months.
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, allowable and allocable) such that Tetra Tech ARD policy transactions are conducted, processed and recorded as stipulated by the system.


• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 3 years in relevant field or 8 years’ experience of relevant work.

Professional Experience:
• Minimum of 3 years’ experience in an equivalent position, experience in using QuickBooks accounting software preferred.
• Experience working in a similar position with NGO, business or international organizations is required. Preference for candidates based in Iringa

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

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

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.
• Experience delivering services in Tanzania, working successfully within a team environment.
• Professional fluency in English and Swahili is required for verbal and written communication.
• Please note: Only Tanzanian citizens are eligible for this position.
• Previous employees of Tetra Tech with a retrenchment date within two years of the application deadline will be prioritized, per section 25(1)(a) of the code of Good practice (Employment and Labour Relations).
• Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
• No phone calls will be accepted about these positions.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Tanzania
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 15th July, 2022
Duty Station: Dar es Salaam
Posted: 08-07-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 08-07-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 08-07-2066
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