Hubert Kairuki Memorial University (HKMU),

located at Mikocheni Dar es Salaam, is looking for qualified and well experienced Tanzanians, to fill the following position:





Holder of Master's in Business Administration (Finance), or equivalent with a Certified Public Accountant qualification-CPA (T), ACCA, and CIMA. The qualifications must be from recognized and accredited Universities. Must be registered with a recognized Accounting body as an Authorized Accountant and must have working experience of at least four (4) years of which two (2) years must be from Managerial level at a reputable organization, who is ready to contract on full time basis.

The successful candidate should also possess the following qualities:

  1. Personal skills in the specialized area of finance and related discipline, excellent report writing skills. Current membership of accounting, auditing and finance professional bodies is a must.
  2. Able to demonstrate in depth knowledge of principles of new public Management.
  3. Good leadership skills and qualities.
  4. Able to communicate with proven interpersonal skills.
  5. Impeccable personal qualities of transparency and integrity.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • To prepare the annual budget in collaboration with the planning units.
  • To prepare finance reports (weekly, monthly and quarterly) for Management use.
  • To prepare finance reports as per IFRS and attend to audit queries during auditing.
  • To computerize and update the accounting programme that is used for recording the University’s financial transactions.
  • To prepare and produce timely bank reconciliation statements.
  • To participate in and prepare documents prior and after stock taking and asset verification.
  • To collect revenue and bank promptly.
  • To prepare documents for various payments.
  • To prepare income and expenditure statements for auditing.
  • To update expenditures on a daily basis.
  • To carry out procurements in line with the applicable procedures.
  • To perform any other such duties as assigned to you by your superior.


Key Performance Evaluation Criteria

  • Timely budget preparation.
  • Effective control of expenditures.
  • To ensure Procurement procedures adhered to.
  • Computerization of financial transactions.
  • Status of Bank reconciliation statements.
  • Timely preparation of finance reports.
  • Correct income and expenditure statements submitted for audit.

Remuneration: According to the HKMU salary scale and fringe benefits.


Application Procedure: Interested and qualified applicants for the above post are requested to send their full job application documents to:


Vice Chancellor

Hubert Kairuki Memorial University,

70 Chwaku Road, P. O. Box 65300, Dar es Salaam.

Tel. 255-22-2700021/4, Fax: 255-22-2775591,

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