JOB OPPORTUNITY: DEPUTY FINANCE OFFICER
Rewarded in 2017 by the Stevie International Awards as the "Fastest Growing Enterprise in the Middle East and Africa", Halotel have proven its ambition to become the leader in the telecommunication market in Africa. As part of the international Vietnamese telecommunication group “Viettel Group”, Halotel strive to provide the best service with high technology and reasonable price in Africa. With more than 20,000 km of Fiber Optic Cable, Halotel’s network is the most reliable connection at high-speed covering up to 95% of the Population in Tanzania.
Halotel is always looking for individual who are Professionals, Talented and Passionate abouttelecommunication as we are, to join our Family in building the Fastest Growing Telecom in Tanzania.
The responsibilities will include:
Directing all aspects of accounting operations, overseeing all transactions related to general ledger, receivables, payables, payroll and financial reporting.
Analysing company's financial results with respect to profits, trends, costs and compliance with budgets. Issue regular status and ad hoc reports to senior management.
Providing strategic guidance around capital financing options to support company growth needs.
Developing and coordinating all relationships with lending/financial institutions.
Developing and maintaining all necessary accounting policies and systems, including general ledger and financial reporting. Ensuring that records are maintained in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. Oversee contract bookkeeper.
Assisting senior management in financial planning and results management. Work with other team members to understand revenue and cost drivers and define appropriate reports for tracking.
Coordinating, preparing and reviewing monthly, quarterly, and annual reports.
Coordinating and/or preparing tax schedules, returns and information.
Managing relationships with insurance providers and ensuring compliance.
Managing all tax planning and compliance with all required federal, state, local, payroll, property and other applicable taxes.
Building an accounting department as the company grows
Other finance and administrative duties as required.
The ideal candidate:
5-10 plus years in the same position or Team leader in big four audit firms or above.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business. ACCA, CPA and/or CMA preferred but not required.
Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to prioritize and meet deadlines.
Experience in a service (not manufacturing) business with activity based project costing
Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment with fluctuating priorities and deadlines.
Ability to work without direct supervision, and efficiently manage tasks and time.
Merger and acquisition finance experience.
Proficiency in Microsoft office, especially Microsoft Excel.
Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Attractive remuneration based on experience and business result outcome.
Company Health Insurance plan
Applicants must apply via Bright Monday
Applicant must indicate the position
Halotel approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an Equal Opportunities employer, we actively encourage and welcome people with disabilities to apply.