Finance Assistant- job at Aga Khan Foundation
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Vacancy title:
Finance Assistant-

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

Jobs at:

Aga Khan Foundation

Deadline of this Job:
27 December 2022  

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

Date Posted: Wednesday, December 21, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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The position
The position is responsible for facilitating the accurate and timely entry of accounting information, ensuring compliance with donors, and maintaining proper accounting records for TTI transactions
• Maintaining up-to-date accounting information using an approved accounting system.
• Prepare and track personnel and operations cost allocation.
• Preparing Donor Budgets for the organization including Annual budget and budget revisions.
• Preparing Monthly, Quarterly, and Annual Donor reports.
• Monitor expenses against budgets and provide appropriate feedback.
• Prepare quarterly or, cash requests to the AKF Tanzania and Donors together with cash acknowledgment notes to the donor.
• Provide full support for all internal and external audits, coordination and effective implementation of recommendations arising thereof.
• Ensure quarterly PDA reconciliation.
• Ensuring all procurement requests are adequately supported with detailed and accurate specifications with approved procurement request forms prior to any payment.
• Preparing monthly Mobile Money reconciliation.
• Ensuring safe custody of all accounting documentation, procurement files and records.
• Maintaining up-to-date Fixed Assets Register including labelling of all assets
• Ensuring effective control over inventory and office supplies of the teacher training college
• Following up monthly time sheets (attendance) for all staff.
• Support the organizational administrative duties
• Maintaining Integrity and Confidentiality of records and Information all the time.
• Generate quarterly invoices to TTI students and follow up on their payments
• Maintain books of accounts for the Madrasa Teacher Training Colleges and provide support to the principal on all administrative and financial matters related to the colleges


• Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, accounting, or a related field
• Minimum two years of working in the financial sector managing development partner budget
• Experience developing budgets in collaboration with technical programme staff and supporting the effective management of these.
• Excellent communication skills, able to make strong presentations and produce high-quality financial reports.
• Experience working across geographical organization boundaries, cultures, and diverse stakeholders.
• Sound Ms excel experience
• Impeccable integrity and work ethics.
• Diversity, Inclusion, and safeguarding: Ensure MECPZ’s pluralistic values are demonstrated internally, and externally, and all programming is respectful and inclusive of people from diverse backgrounds including, but not limited to, socio-economic status, religion, ethnicity, culture, gender, age, and disability.
• Committed to acting ethically and upholding safeguarding standards toward all staff, volunteers, and beneficiaries of the organization
• Ability to explain complex situations in simple terms (Communication)
• Personal commitment to working as a reliable, honest, & trustworthy member of a team.
• Ability to meet deadlines and able to organize work effectively whilst being proactive and showing initiative and tenacity (achieving results).
• Ability to show logic and think through options before deciding on a course of action (thinking and understanding).

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

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: 27 December 2022
Duty Station: Dar es Salaam
Posted: 21-12-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 21-12-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 21-12-2066
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