Junior Accountant (m/f)


Oxfam is recruiting a Junior Accountant (m/f), to be based in Maputo, Mozambique.
  • Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty. For our country office in Maputo we are looking for a Junior Accountant
  • Contract Duration: Open ended
  • Manages cash transactions in the office and maintains contact with the bank and HQ regarding financial transactions
  • Calculates currency conversions, records cash movements and prepares bank and petty cash reconciliations
  • Maintains financial records through filing, retrieval, retention, storage, compilation, coding, updating and purging in Pastel
  • Makes sure that all invoices passed for payment have the relevant supporting documentation
  • Prepares and files withholding tax returns in a timely and accurate manner
  • Supports the preparation of the payroll and maintains all the files and documentation relating to the same
  • We are looking for candidates who meet the following requirements:
  • Bachelor level in relevant academic qualifications in Accounting, Financial Management, Commerce, Economics or related field (B.Com/BBA) and professional accounting qualifications CPA/ACCA
  • Significant knowledge and experience of all core financial management activities, including accounts payable, cash management, budget development, statutory requirements (Mozambique standards) and standard accounts
  • Proficiency in numeracy skills and experience using a computerized financial management information systems preferably Pastel and good computer skills (Excel especially and Word)
  • At least 2 years experienced in a similar position
  • Fluency in Portuguese and working knowledge (written and verbal) in English
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
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  • Published 26.09.2019
  • Expires 08.10.2019
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