Finance Manager Arusha, Tanzania
Posted date [2022-Apr-19] (ID: 77528)

Looking for a Finance Manager for a Touring/Lodge Company that is willing and able to relocate to Arusha, Tanzania.



Qualified Chartered Accountant

Must be proficient with MS Office Packages and be able to demonstrate superior MS Excel abilities

Experience in Accpac or Tourplan a plus

Must be able to work in a challenging environment

East African Tax & Accounting experience an advantage

International experience is a plus

Luxury lodge and / or Touring finance experience an advantage

Willing to relocate to Arusha

Willing to travel from Arusha to the Tanzania based lodges


Work permit details:

The company will facilitate and coordinate all work & residence permit requirements

The successful endorsement of both the work & residence permits by the government will confirm the appointment upon which the successful candidate may travel to Tanzania to take up the position

The successful candidate may be required to sit for the exams for the local accounting certification to satisfy work permit conditions




Finance reporting function for all business units

Maintain commercial focus through preparation & review of detailed budgets, forecasts and input into management decisions

Investigate and report variances and implement controls to reduce variances where relevant.

Plan, direct and coordinate the responsibilities of subordinates to ensure they are performing in line with expectations, including regular lodge visits

Manage External Audit and field queries with Audit Team

Co-ordinate regional annual budgeting and quarterly forecasting

Completion and submission of relevant tax returns, including VAT, Income Tax, PAYE and Withholding Tax

Maintain procedures for custody and control of assets and records in order to ensure safekeeping

Establish and maintain relationships with internal customers and provide assistance when problems may be encountered

Monthly preparation of Arusha payroll and reviewing regional payroll

Job Title Finance Manager Arusha, Tanzania
Post Details
Posted By Executive Placings
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Location Tanzania
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Region Location -> Other
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time Jobs
Classification Job Classification -> Accounting -> Financial Manager

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