Senior Accountant Employee Job

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Competative
Fixed Term, 2 years
Full Time, 35 hours per week

About VSO
VSO is the world's leading development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. We are unique in the way we bring people together to share their skills and experience, generate insights and ideas and, most of all, take action against poverty and exclusion. It's a highly effective approach that works, and today is helping millions of people in some of the world's poorest communities lift themselves out of poverty.

Role overview
In this role you will be providing financial support and expert advice on grant and non-grant management, manage and maintain financial operation activities and financial controls, cash and bank management, financial accounting systems, payroll including audit liaison in order to ensure an efficient, secure and controlled financial environment in compliance with VSO policies and procedures and local regulations. if you see your comfortable and interested to this role, this might be your job!

Skills, qualifications and experience required
Education: Bachelor Degree in Accounts, Finance, Management Accountant (CMA), ACCA, ACA or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certificate

Experience and skills:
• Skilled financial accountant with knowledge of financial and risk management in development sector
• Strong leadership experience in budget management, financial planning and analysis. Knowledge of Internal and External Audit. Strong attention to detail.
• Line Management – experience of managing staff with the ability to develop, coach and motivate a high performing team and empower others to apply good financial management principles.

Experience and skills:
• Skilled financial accountant with knowledge of financial and risk management in development sector
• Strong leadership experience in budget management, financial planning and analysis. Knowledge of Internal and External Audit. Strong attention to detail.
• Line Management – experience of managing staff with the ability to develop, coach and motivate a high performing team and empower others to apply good financial management principles.
• Financial Business Partnering - Service oriented, customer focused approach. Experience of working in and understanding a global organisation, using knowledge to analyse and interpret financial information to support management.
• Financial and Information Technology Systems – Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel particularly. Use of accounting software and reporting packages including SUN.
• Values - Commitment to VSO’s work and values particularly being able to work in a way that empowers others and transfers skills.

VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.

How to apply
If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description to read more details about the position and the skills and experience we’re looking for. To submit your application, click on ‘Apply now’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

Application closing date
05 Dec 2017

Interview/Assessment date(s)
to be communicated

Start date
10th January 2018

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