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|The Finance Management Advisor will work as part of the Tanzania Local Economic Development project which aims to increase the benefit to local communities in Tanzania of investment in the mining industry.|
The Finance Management Advisor will work with the Small Industries Development Organisation (SIDO), Tanzania Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (TCCIA) and Tanzania Women Chamber of Commerce (TWCC), to coach and mentor local companies in the mining supply chain to improve their financial management capacity and their ability to access financing, win contracts, budget and report financially.
The Financial Management Advisor will also coach SIDO, TCCIA and TWCC staff providing business support services to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to improve the quality of financial management support. Ultimately the role will contribute to local companies winning more contracts and employing more people and therefore ensuring a greater proportion of mining investment benefits local people.
Skills, qualifications and experience required
|A bachelor degree holder in Finance or related subject|
Fully qualified accountant
Experience in developing financial management systems
Able to formulate and implement financial regulations, policies and procedures.
Good experience in establishing and supporting organization development
Facilitation and training skills
Strong understanding of business ethics
Fluency in English
How to apply
|If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description to read more details about the position and the skills and experience we’re looking for. To submit your application, click on ‘Apply now’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.|
Application closing date
|29 Apr 2016|
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