Kokoa Kamili is a social enterprise producing some of the best organic cocoa in the world. We have a strong emphasis on quality control and ensuring strong relationships with our 4000+ smallholder farmers. The head office is in Msasani, Dar es Salaam.
The successful applicant will be joining a small, exciting team, and will have the opportunity to grow with the business while having input into business development strategy.
Reports to: Directors
Duty station: Dar es Salaam, some occasional travel upcountry may be required.
? Entering and filing expenses, journal entries, and other transactions into Quickbooks Online
? Payroll entries into ERP system and Quickbooks Online, as well as preparing and filing all statutory payroll reports
? Preparing and filing TRA documentation, including but not limited to VAT reports, withholding tax certificates, other annual/monthly filings
? Bank and Petty Cash Reconciliations
? Inventory entries into ERP system and Quickbooks Online, as well as maintenance of the Fixed Asset Register
? Preparing financial reports for investors, including compiling M&E data that has been gathered by other business units
? Expense analysis, in particular of vehicle maintenance, fuel usage, labor efficiency
? Preparation and analysis of regular P&L statements, as well as additional financial and office reports for management
? Financial scenario analysis and planning, including cost-benefit analysis and tax efficiency advice
? Other administrative office tasks that may be occasionally required
? Undergraduate degree in Accounting, or relevant field required
? A minimum of 3 years’ experience working as an accountant at a private sector business Experience working with ag processing, exports, and/or EPZA is a bonus
? Experience entering information into Quickbooks Online, or similar
? Current valid NBAA membership (please submit # with your application)
? Excellent computer skills in business software (Gmail, Google Sheets, Asana), including accurate typing skills and the ability to use complex equations in spreadsheets
? Strong problem solving and analytical skills, detail-oriented
? Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English and Kiswahili
(1) cover letter describing your interest
(2) curriculum vitae (CV)
(3) salary history
(4) names and email contact for three professional references
Applications will be treated confidentially. Note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Manage financial systems and reporting for a quality focused agricultural processor and exporter