Website Lifestyle Safaris & Holidays Limited
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Accountant Job Vacancy at Lifestyle Safaris & Holidays Limited
Job Title: Accountant
Company: Lifestyle Safaris & Holidays Limited
Location: Arusha – PPF Relini
Position Type: Full-time
About Us: Lifestyle Safaris is a premier provider of customized safari and holiday experiences, dedicated to delivering unparalleled adventures across Africa. With a focus on luxury, sustainability, and personalized service, we pride ourselves on creating unforgettable moments for our clients. As we expand our operations, we are seeking an experienced Accountant with expertise in both accounting and the unique financial aspects of the safari and holiday industry.
Job Summary: As the Accountant at Lifestyle Safaris, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing the financial operations of the company. This role requires not only a strong background in accounting but also a deep understanding of safari and holiday logistics, including issuing park fees, concession fees, and strategic financial planning.
- Financial Management:
- Oversee day-to-day accounting operations, ensuring accuracy and compliance.
- Develop and implement financial policies, procedures, and internal controls.
- Prepare financial statements and reports for management review.
- Safari and Holiday Financial Expertise:
- Possess in-depth knowledge of safari and holiday industry financial intricacies.
- Manage the issuance of park fees and concession fees.
- Understand the financial aspects of planning, forecasting, and budgeting for safari and holiday operations.
- Budgeting and Forecasting:
- Develop and maintain comprehensive budgets and forecasts for safari and holiday operations.
- Monitor financial performance against budgets, providing regular updates to management.
- Team Leadership:
- Lead and mentor the finance team, fostering a collaborative and results-oriented work environment.
- Conduct regular training sessions to ensure the team’s understanding of safari and holiday financial processes.
- Collaboration with Operations:
- Work closely with the operations team to align financial strategies with business objectives.
- Provide financial insights to support decision-making within the company.
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in finance and accounting.
- BCom or relevant professional qualification.
- Proven experience in the safari and holiday industry, with a solid understanding of park fees, concession fees, and overall operational dynamics.
- Strong analytical and strategic financial planning skills.
- Excellent leadership and team management capabilities.
- Proficient in financial software and Microsoft Excel.
- Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
How to Apply: Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter detailing their relevant experience to email@example.com . Please include “Accountant” in the subject line.
Application Deadline: 05th February 2024
Lifestyle Safaris is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.