Volunteer Finance Officer job at Mydia-tz

Vacancy title:
Volunteer Finance Officer

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

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Deadline of this Job:
20 September 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Kigoma , East Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, September 06, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Duties and Responsibilities
• Keeping accurate records for all daily transactions
• Preparing balance sheets
• Record accounts payable and accounts receivable
• Assist with budget preparation
• Managing records, invoices and receipts
• Reconciling bank statements daily, monthly and yearly transactions
• Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports
• Review and implement financial policies
• Participate in financial audits

Qualifications and Competencies/Attributes
The volunteer is expected to have, but not limited to the following qualities;
• Good communication skills (verbal & written), time manager and excellent attention to details.
• Computer literacy, expert on Ms. applications especially word and Excel
• Excellent interpersonal skills, proven team building, organizational and communication skills (written and oral).
• Innovative, flexible, disciplined, goal-oriented and willing to learn.
• Ability to learn quickly, deliver results, meet deadlines, and manage time effectively under pressure, well-organized.

Required Experience Education:

• University Degree in Finance or Accounting or related field.


• Experience with different accounting software.
• Proven track-record of financial management for non-for profit organizations.
• At least one-year previous volunteer experience within a similar position, preferably working with NGOs.
• Experience of grant and contract management desirable

Office Offer:
This is a volunteer role. The office will only offer: –
• Office space with basic furniture to work on.
• Activity-specific materials and stationeries.
• Communication support for liaison with other stakeholders.
• Platform for learning (including employment network support and coaching for interviewing)

Mydia-tz is a small organization and works with different stakeholders on voluntary bases. While we value our tireless efforts provided by our volunteers, Mydia-tz is un-able to pay for salaries nor allowances due to budgetary constraints, unless for a staff working specifically on a funded project.

Our preferences:
• Preference will be given to applicants who are residents of Kasulu town in Kigoma region – Tanzania, or those who can accommodate and sustain life themselves in Kasulu town.

Qualified women and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 12

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
Qualified women and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
All applications should be addressed to:
Executive Director,
Kasulu town, kwa shayo street,
P O. Box 416,
Kasulu, Kigoma – Tanzania
Email: info@mydia-tz.or.tz

Send your application before or by 20th September 2022.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Tanzania
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 20 September 2022
Duty Station: Kigoma
Posted: 06-09-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 06-09-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 06-09-2066
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