Application Deadline: 12 Apr 2013
From Daily News March 27, 2013
Assistant Accountant will be responsible for carrying out accounts transactions, keeping of accounts records, making accounts reconciliation and update of financial position of the Authority.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
To prepare, record and file all payment vouchers
To prepare, record and file all credit notes
To record all receipts, journal vouchers, debit notes and petty cash summary and maintains respective file containing those documents
To post all authorized transactions in the system and ensure that system records portray true and updated financial position of the Authority on a daily basis
To maintain and reconcile all accounts receivable including amounts due from staff to ensure prompt and regular collection of dues
To maintain and reconcile all accounts payable including statutory dues to ensure correct and timely payment for the good and services obtained by the Authority
To maintain Fixed Assets Register of the Authority.
Carry out any additional duties as may be assigned from time to time by the superiors.
Academic Qualifications and Experience
The ideal candidate should have the following qualifications and experience:
Possession of Bachelor degree or Advanced Diploma in Accounting from a recognized higher learning institution.
Good knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and Public Sector reporting principles will be an added advantage.
Knowledge and Competence in Information and Communications Technology (lCT) application, and familiarity with one of the accounting software.
Not less than two (2) years work experience in the relevant field.
Application letter with Curriculum Vitae (CV) including e-mail address or day time contact telephone number, passport size, together with photocopies of certificates and names and contacts of two referees should be addressed to reach the under mentioned by 12th April 2013.
Only short listed candidate meeting the above criteria will be invited for interview. Lobbying and canvassing for employment will not be entertained and may work to the candidate's disadvantage.
Application letter should be addressed to:
The Director General
Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA)
Samora Avenue, 6th Floor, Harbour View Towers
(Former JM Mall Building)
P. O. Box 72175
Dar Es Salaam