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Accountant Vacancy at River Oil Petroleum Limited

Company: River Oil Petroleum Limited

Location: Mwanza




  • Holder of bachelor degree or equivalent in Accounting, Finance, or its equivalent from
    any recognized University/ Institution with at least Two years work experience in a similar position in a reputable organization/ institution.
  • Recognized professional accountancy qualification {CPA(T)} will have added advantage and accounting package (Tally)

General Attributes

  • Fluent in both written and spoken Swahili and English,
  • Good Computer skills, (micro-soft excel)
  • Excellent communications, presentational and organizational skills,
  • Adherence to professional ethics and integrity,
  • Personal organization and planning skills,
  • Capable of rigorous analytical approach and results oriented,
  • Adaptability, Flexible and stress resistant,
  • The ability to work in a team and independently,
  • The ability to work under minimum supervision.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • To participate in reviewing policies pertaining to accounting and financial system such as
    financial regulation and manuals,
  • To prepare draft final accounts and coordinate External Auditing,
  • To interpret financial regulations,
  • To implement directives on financial matters and provide relevant financial advice,
  • To participate in implementing of all accounting functions,
  • To participate and supervise preparation of budgets, that is, estimates of income and expenditure,
  • To monitor and supervise bank reconciliations including final accounts reconciliations,
  • To carry out accounting functions in accordance with financial regulations,
  • To control capital and recurrent expenditure,
  • To supervise posting of subsidiary registers for debtors, creditors and fixed assets,
  • To prepare bank and final accounts reconciliation,
  • To prepare schedules, statements and other information for management and auditors,
  • To ensure proper maintenance of Fixed Assets Register,
  • To perform any other related duties assigned by the senior officer.

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  • Successful candidates will be offered competitive packages and benefits in accordance with their qualifications and experience as per the River oil Petroleum (T) Limited Scheme of Service.


  • All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania and Resident of Mwanza.
  • Applications must be typed in English.
  • All application letters must be accompanied by detailed and current curriculum vitae, all relevant
    certificates and full transcripts. For applicants with foreign certificates, a recognition by TCU must be attached.
  • Names and valid addresses (and phone numbers or emails) of 3 credible referees must be provided.
  • All applicants must sending their applications through email, all documents must be attached as one PDF document.

The deadline is Tuesday 20th June, 2023 at 04:30 pm.

Applications must be addressed to Human Resources Manager, 10415,mwanza
and sent to:

NOTE: All applicants must be Resident of Mwanza.