Finance Officer – Africa Region

Posted on May 24, 2017

WGNRR Africa is seeking an experienced public Accountant to serve as the Finance Officer (FO). The FO will be working closely with the WGNRR Africa Regional Coordinator, the WGNRR Finance Manager and the WGNRR Executive Director to support and undertake the financial management of WGNRR Africa in the Dar-es-salaam.
The post holder will be located in the WGNRR Africa Office in Dar es Salaam. WGNRR Africa offers a competitive salary but is unable to support dependents. The post is initially for a fixed term of 12 month contract. This is a part time position of 3 days per week

Main Responsibilities:
The FO is responsible for ensuring robust financial management of WGNRR Africa, the implementation of the organisational financial protocols and will also handle administrative responsibilities. She cooperates closely with the Finance Manager at WGNRR (International) and is accountable to the Regional Coordinator.

Women and those representing underserved groups such as people living with HIV, people living with disabilities, and/or others are strongly encouraged to apply. We are seeking applications from Tanzanian citizens living in Tanzania.

How to Apply?
Questions about this position can be directed to: Nondo Ejano, Africa Regional Coordinator.
Interested candidates are requested to submit:

  • 2-page Curriculum Vitae with 2 references,
  • 2-page cover letter explaining how you meet the requirements in the separate document personnel specification (please provide concrete examples).

Please send the documents by email to:

Kindly, use “ACCOUNTANT” as the subject of your email and label your documents [NAME]CV, [NAME] COVER LETTER. Only complete applications will be reviewed. CVs sent without all requested accompanying documents will not be accepted.

Deadline for submission of applications is extended to June 10th, 2017, 5pm Tanzania time
Please note: Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted.