Assistant Accountant job at TRA Saccos Ltd
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Vacancy title:
Assistant Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Financial Services , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

TRA Saccos Ltd

Deadline of this Job:
Thursday, June 22 2023 

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

Date Posted: Friday, May 26 2023, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Job Purpose
The Assistant Accountant will provide full accounting services including monitoring and developing budget, audits, client Management, Financial analysis and reporting system based validation of transactions

Reporting to: Head of Finance Department
Duties and Responsibilities
• Computing payable loan amount(s)to members by determining processing fee and sinking fund charges.
• Receiving death announcement, verify for eligibility of Rambi-rambi, prepare request for approval and maintain database for rambirambi payments.
• Preparing all incoming payment requests.
• Filling of all documents after payments in the respective files
• Compiling members’ refunds report on monthly basis and keep the refund re¬cords in the respective files
• Compiling the applications of new members to members’ employer payroll sec¬tion for deduction of membership fee, shares, Savings and any other products.
• Preparing payment sheet and make petty cash payments; prepare Petty Cash Vouchers and maintain documentation.
• Creating new members into the system and open the necessary accounts such as Savings products accounts, New loans accounts Shares accounts and other SACCOS products Accounts.
• Initiating payment documents in regards to cheques writing for loan disburse¬ments, prepare Check-list, cover letters, TISS forms and softcopies of PAYEES.
• Initiating M-Pesa Payment in the system facility loan disbursements
• Preparing Interest on saving payment requests by sorting and analysing as per members’ decisions and directives
• Preparing expenditure journals, creditors, debtors’, salaries and other journals
• Preparing and maintain reconciled Cashbooks.
• Preparing request and pay quota payments for unit leaders’ allowances
• Assisting in providing documents as requested by Auditors
• Capturing and Posting of data into the Core Banking System
• To perform any other duties as may be assigned by a supervisor.

A Qualifications
Holder of Bachelor Degree or Advanced Diploma in one of the following fields; Accoun¬tancy, Finance, Commerce or Business Administration majoring in Accountancy or Fi¬nance or equivalent qualifications from recognized Institutions.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required
• Good in Microsoft office (i.e. Word, Excel etc.).
• Problem solving and self-initiative skills
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Ability to plan and execute tasks with minimal supervision

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 24

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Interested and suitably qualified Tanzanians should forward their applications on or be¬fore 15th June 2023, including a well written application letter, detailed up to date Curric¬ulum vitae with 2 professional or academic referees best known to them, one (1) current passport size photograph and signed by the applicant, and certified copies of relevant academic certificates and transcripts

Please note the following:
• Applicants to the positions must be Tanzanians
• The age of applicants should be between 22 to 35 years
• All positions are based in Dar es Salaam and mode of employment is Fulltime with 3 years’ renewable contract upon satisfactory performance.
• The advertised positions require excellent communication skills in both spoken and written English and Swahili Languages
• Academic certificates obtained from foreign universities should be verified by Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU)
• Applicants should also submit /present National Identification Number(NIDA)
• An attractive remuneration package will be offered to successful candidates
• Signed application letter should be written in English and Addressed to Chair¬man, TRA SACCOS LTD, P.0. BOX 63225, DAR ES SALAAM.
• Applications must be sent electronically through the following email: 
• TRA SACCOS LTD is an equal opportunity employer. Only short listed applicants will be contacted. Canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification. If you do not hear from us by 22th June 2023 consider yourself unsuccessful.
How to Apply:
• Applications must be sent electronically through the following email:

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Tanzania
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 22 June 2023
Duty Station: Dar es Salaam
Posted: 26-05-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 26-05-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 26-05-2056
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