Jobs at Mwananchi Communications Limited

Mwananchi Communications Limited, publishers of the leading Tanzania newspapers, Mwananchi the Citizen and Mwanaspoti is looking for motivated and highly experienced individuals to fill the position of Senior Accountant – Dar es salaam (one post)

Job Purpose

To facilitate and influence informed management decision making through efficient management.

Main Responsibilities
The successful candidate will be responsible for the following key result areas:-

• Prepare and present monthly financial performance to management highlighting areas of concern;
• Review the general ledger balances and prepare statutory accounts.
• Coordinate internal and external audits and resolution of queries.
• Consolidate departmental budgets using the guidelines provided.
• Forecast cash requirements and ensure that the company has adequate resources to meet working capital requirements and investment of surplus funds.
• Review and authorize payments to company`s suppliers.
• Handle company`s tax matters to ensure compliance.
• Review and maintain internal controls, processes and procedures to achieve efficiency.
• Set objectives for staff, appraisals and identifying their development needs.

Qualifications and Experience

• Professional – CPA holder, Academic – Bachelor degree in Accountancy/ Finance and /or commerce.
• Experience 5-8 years work experience in a similar role in a reputable organization.
• Excellent interpersonal, communication skills.
• Knowledge of SAP will be an added advantage.
• Should be a team player able to work in a fast paced cross functional environment.


• Interested and suitably qualified individuals should forward their applications enclosing a detailed CV and copies of professional certificates, and day time telephone contact by October 13, 2015 to

Human Resources Manager
Mwananchi Communications Ltd
P.O.BOX 19754

Only short listed candidates will be contacted
MCL is an equal opportunity employer