Chief Accountant Job Opportunity at TPSF

Chief Accountant Job Opportunity at TPSF

Chief Accountant Job Opportunity at TPSF

Chief Accountant Job Opportunity at TPSF

Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF)

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JOB TITLE: Chief Accountant


Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) is an apex and focal private sector members-based organization, which seeks to promote effective engagement with government and other stakeholders in developing policy and a conducive environment for doing business and developing the country. TPSF therefore commands significant influence and credibility both locally and internationally. It boasts a unique position as the government’s partner, which makes it a key player in policy formulation, publicprivate partnership (PPP implementation), coordination of high-level public-private dialogue (PPD’s) platforms and National Budget. TPSF has thus stood tall and bold on many advocacy issues of national and sectoral importance.

We are looking for a highly motivated and detail-oriented Accountant to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in accounting principles, strong analytical skills, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Generate financial reports and analysis to support management decision-making;
Process accounts payable and accounts receivable transactions accurately and timely;
Reconcile accounts payables and accounts receivable balances,
Prepare asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information
Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements;
Verify and reconcile invoices, bills, and payments with supporting documentation;
Record financial transactions into the accounting system;
Preparation of tax returns, ensure compliance with tax regulations and assist in responding to tax inquiries and audits;
Ensure all transactions are properly recorded, and reconciled and maintain the general ledger;
Perform monthly reconciliations of balance sheet accounts to ensure accuracy and completeness;
Stay updated on changes in tax laws and regulations that may impact the organization;
Analyse financial data and trends to identify opportunities for cost savings and resource mobilization.
Prepare ad-hoc financial reports and analysis as requested by management;
Provide insights and recommendations to improve financial performance and efficiency.
Assist with internal and external audits by providing supporting documentation and explanations as needed;
Ensure compliance with audit requirements and implement recommendations for process improvements.
To perform financial forecasting
Monitor budgetary performance and report variances to management.
Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when necessary


The candidate must have at least 4 years of working experience in Finance and Accounting,
A Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Business and Finance or equivalent will be an added advantage;
Possess an accounting professional qualification such as ACCA, CPA, etc;
Knowledge of accounting software packages and computer literacy especially MS Excel.

 Application instructions

Interested candidates should submit a Cover Letter and Curriculum Vitae before 19th May 2024.

How to Apply:

All applications should be sent to:


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