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Tumaini Letu | Lilongwe, Central Region, Malawi
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Tumaini Letu


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Published 21 days ago

May 4, 2020
December 4, 2020
February 29, 2020
40 hours per week

Organizational Context

Tumaini Letu is a non-profit organization operating at Dzaleka Refugee Camp, Dowa Malawi. The organization is focused on Cultural Development and Cultural Education, founded in 2012. Tumaini Letu aims to promote intercultural harmony, mutual understanding and peaceful co-existence between refugees and host communities using entertainment and artistic expression. Tumaini Letu also aims to boost the economy of refugees through entrepreneurship and innovative programs. The flagship program of Tumaini Letu is the annual Tumaini Festival established since 2014.

 

Core Tasks and Responsibilities

 

 Maintaining cashbooks and reconciliations

 Handling and writing cheques

 Preparing payment vouchers

 Remitting PAYE and WHT to MRA

 Remitting pension

 Remitting of staff gratuities

 Petty cash handling

 Filing accounting documents

 Processing of expense claim forms

 Reconciling debtors and creditors books

 Updating staff working advance accounts

 Updating asset register

 Updating inventory records

 Entering data in the accounting system - QuickBooks

 

The candidate should have the following profile:

 

Qualifications and Experience

 

 Minimum Diploma in Accounting or any related field

. A bachelor degree would an added advantage

. Having an experience in accounting, finance or administration would be a plus

 

Competencies and Skills

 

. Hands on knowledge and experience working with accounting packages (QuickBooks, excel and others)

. Attention to detail

. Clear understanding of accounting principals

. Excellent English writing and speaking

. Excellent organization and time management skills

 

Core values and ethics

 

. High integrity, honesty and confidentiality; ability to deal tactfully and discreetly with information  

Organizational Context

Tumaini Letu is a non-profit organization operating at Dzaleka Refugee Camp, Dowa Malawi. The organization is focused on Cultural Development and Cultural Education, founded in 2012. Tumaini Letu aims to promote…

Details at a glance

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Benefits

This is a volunteer opportunity. The intern will be required to cover their own costs.

Transport, accommodation and meals will be provided only when the intern is required to

travel for official business.

 

This is a volunteer opportunity. The intern will be required to cover their own costs.

Transport, accommodation and meals will be provided only when the intern is required to

travel…

Location

Lilongwe, Central Region, MW

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