Job vacancy Accounting Officer

Radar Recruitment
Selous House, Plot 368 Msasani, Road Oysterbay Office Complex, PO Box 110336, Dar Es Salaam
  +255 22 292 7615

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Job Type
Job Status
Full Time
28 June, 2022
Job Title

Accounting Officer

Job Presentation



Financial Management


Correct authorisation and allocation of business expenditure


Demonstrate and lead with an independent mind that is capable of questioning the need/requirement for proposed business expenditure and/or to consider that the determined value is reasonable, fair and within acceptable market ranges


Timely and accurate recording of transactions, whether on the Panstrat system or within manual systems such that transactions are recorded on a day to day basis


Prepare supplier payment requests


Interpretation and analysis of management accounts Assist with payroll preparation and reconciliations Collation and resolution of general ledger queries


Resolve all queries on balance sheet reconciliations Manage and update stock sheets




Meeting certain non-negotiable finance deadlines


Provide timely feedback on management accounts to the Regional Finance Manager


Driving monthly finance meetings to discuss financial performance – feedback of these meetings to be communicated to the Regional Finance Manager


Oversee and assist in the compiling of budgets and quarterly forecasts. Assist lodge managers/ Director with queries


Assisting with year-end audit


Reconciling various accounts including clearing accounts and inter lodge transactions


Manage and supervise all reports to ensure that their duties are performed in line with output requirements expected of the Accounting Officer


Internal control environment & safe guarding of company assets and resources


Maintaining stock control procedures


Actively assist with month-end stock takes


Actively monitor, formulate and updating the internal controls within the lodge and conduct documented internal audits and spot checks where necessary

 Actively practice the principle of professional scepticism on a day to day basis


A duty to investigate and follow up any occurrence or suspected occurrences where the company has or may suffer losses


Maintain a duty to ensure that company assets are, properly recorded, safeguarded and cared for by those responsible for their custody


Take full responsibility of petty cash, mobile wallets, company bank accounts Perform regular audits on safari shop systems and processes


Reviewing that expenditure is kept in line with budget


Ensure that accurate documentation is kept on record Training Assist all staff with PanStrat


Assisting and training the lodge staff members in accounting principles Review and train Front of House systems




 3 Years finance degree or relevant qualification (preference will be given to candidates with a CPA)


3-4 years’ experience


Microsoft Office Computer literate - Excel basics are essential PanStrat experience preferable


Fluent in English (oral and written)














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28 Sep, 2022 (51 days left)

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