Posted on :
19 Oct, 2018
19 Oct, 2018
DAI seeks a Junior Accountant for the DAI implemented USAID Southern Africa Trade and Investment Hub (The Hub) project, a five year with three-year remaining trade facilitation project for Southern Africa. The Hub expected to increase global competitiveness and intra-regional trade and improve food security in Southern Africa. Anticipated project activities include efforts to support national and regional bodies to facilitate intra-regional trade of agricultural commodities and economic integration, facilitate improved private sector competitiveness in key value chains, and expand trade through utilization of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA).
Job Title: Junior Accountant
Supervisory Responsibilities: The Junior Accountant will have no supervisory responsibilities
Base of Operations: Pretoria, South Africa
Reporting: The Junior Accountant will report to the Senior Accountant
Objectives and Responsibilities
The Junior Accountant will play a pivotal role in assuring adherence to financial policies, project policies and procedures, regulations, controls, and reporting systems. The Junior Accountant will provide accounting and financial analysis support to the project office and will ensure submission of financial reports based on internal deadlines. This position will ensure compliance of all accounting and financial reporting functions. Responsible for recording costs and day to day general accounting, accounts receivable/payable, risk management, managing partner relationships, assuring all backup documentation is audit ready, and troubleshooting accounting issues. The individual is also responsible for cash flow analyses, and the overall financial well-being of the project. Specific responsibilities include:
Send applications, including a cover letter, CV and three references, to [email protected]. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Application Closing date: October 26, 2018.