Accountant III/II

Job Summary

Closing Date : 2015-09-04



Vacancy Number : 1

Type of Contract : CONTRACT

Type of Employment : FULL TIME

General Description

Employment Terms: Contract of unspecified period of time Responsible to: Chief Accountant Salary Scale: MWAUWASA’s Salary Scale of MAS 7 or MAS 8

Duties and Responsibilities

• Checks periodical financial reports • Deals with internal and external audit queries • Keeps accountable and valuable documents • Approves specified payments and writes accounts • Estimates expenditure. • Analyses records of present and past operations, trends and costs. • Draws compositions between estimated and realized revenues. • Provides records of assets, liabilities and financial transactions of the authority. • Designs new systems or modified existing systems. • Prepares and files tax returns. • Prepares annual accounts. • Keeps records of all authority owned or leased equipment, buildings and other property. • Prepares monthly appreciated and depreciated values. • •Prepares schedules for amortization of buildings and equipment. • Provides reports for assisting decisions in setting tariff. • Prepares and implement Action Plan of the Section. • Performs any other duties that may be assigned by his/her supervisor.

Skills and Experience

Possession of a Degree or advanced diploma in accountancy or equivalent; At least three years relevant working experience; Conversant with accounting computer packages and MS Excel; Possession of Postgraduate degree and CPA (T) or equivalent is an added advantage; Age not exceeding 35 years.

Application Information

Apply in handwriting, enclosing a certified detailed CV, copies of relevant certificates and letters from 2 referees; telephone numbers and e-mail address so as to reach the undersigned not later than 4thSeptember 2015. Applications should be sent to MWAUWASA as registered mails by postal office, EMS and DHL. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. MWAUWASA is an equal opportunity employer. Leaving certificates and transcripts without degree or diploma certificates WILL NOT be accepted. THE MANAGING DIRECTOR, MWANZA URBAN WATER & SANITATION AUTHORITY, MAKONGORO ROAD, P.O. BOX 317, MWANZA SOURCE: DAILY NEWS PAPER OF TUESDAY AUGUST 4TH, 2015