Accountant II at Lindi Urban Water Supply September, 2019

Lindi Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (LUWASA) is autonomous Water Supply Institution mandated to provide water Supply and Sanitation services within Lindi Municipality. It was established m January 1998 under Section 3(1) of act NO 8 of 1997 and repealed by Act No 12 of 2009. To adequately fulfill its obligations is now inviting applications from suitably qualified and self- motivated Tanzanian of high personal integrity to apply for the following positions. Posted by Mabumbe


Title of the Position: Accountant II ( 1 Post)

Scope of the position and expected output: Adherence to established financial procedures



Key Duties & Responsibilities:

Responsible for all payments by preparing payment vouchers, cheques and cheque lists.

ii.                 Ensuring that all payments are:

<ii In order, proper and legal

<4i In accordance with the approved budget

4. Made with full compliance of the Financial Regulations of the Authority

hi. Supervises the cashier and ensure that:

4. Petty’ cash records are properly maintained.

4- Cancelled cheques records is maintained.

A Cash payments made are authentic,

VAT returns are made promptly and accurately,

4- Check cashiers daily and carry’ out daily cash count iv Keepmg proper safe custody of all documents, vouchers and stamps.

v.        Monitoring Bank balances to ensure that sufficient funds are available for scheduled payments.

vi.       Checkmg all Ledgers accounts periodically/Monthly and reports any abnormalities for rectification.

vii.   Maintaining cheques register and Bank payment instruction letters.

viii.   Preparing on time monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements for the Authority.

Ix Preparing statutory’ tax returns and submitting the same as provided by law.

x Making sure that the books of accounts are audited by external auditors within the required legal period and presented to the Board of Directors.

xi. Proper valuation of closmg stock and fixed assets at the end of the financial year., xn. Ensuring compliance to the Tanzania Financial Accounting Standards (TFAS)Tntemational Financial Reporting standards (IFRS).

xiii Performing any other duties as may be assigned by the Finance Manager.


Qualifications & Experience:

Graduate m Accountancy from a recognised institution and a CPA (T) or its equivalent qualification. At least three (3) years of practical experience as an accountant in a reputable organisation. Registered with NBAA in the category’ of Authorised Accountant. Knowledge of financial regulations m public organisations.


Age limit: 25- 35 years



Terms of Engagement: Unspecified period




All the posts cany attractive remuneration packages respectively, according to LUWASA’s Scheme of Service Modes of applications:

A hand written signed application letter attached with an updated curriculum vitae , for applicant employed in public service should route their applications through then respective employers, only qualified shortlisted candidates will be informed for interview.

Your application letter with Job title indicated on the envelope should reach the undersigned by 15th September 2019 before 16.30 pm


All applications should be directed to:

The Managing Director
Lindi Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority,

P.O.Box 175

‘’ Women are highly encouraged to apply’’

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