Financial Accountant Job Vacancy at Johari Rotana

Full Time

Website Johari Rotana

Striking contemporary property with elegant design and outstanding facilities in a prime location in the Central Business District of Dar es Salaam

Financial Accountant Job Vacancy at Johari Rotana

Job Description

We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic guest focused Finance professionals who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.

As a Financial Accountant you are responsible for acquiring in depth knowledge of finance policies and relevant accounting standards in order to ensure timeliness, completeness and reliability of management and financial reports.

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage closing of books and preparation of financial reports in accordance with Uniform System of Accounts (10th Edition) and Hotel Polices
  • Ensure that the Corporate Office and Hotel reporting deadlines are met
  • Review and reconcile General Ledger, Bank Accounts, P&L and ensure they are complete, reliable and faithfully represent the financial position of the Hotel
  • Analyse & interpret financial reports, identify trends and make recommendations where necessary
  • Adequate review of Receiving Reports, Invoices, Expense Reports, Payment Vouchers, General Cashier Reports to ensure that they are duly authorised and free from misstatements and in compliance with Hotel policy
  • Supervise and review monthly payroll preparation and ensure timely disbursement of salaries.
  • Ensure that the internal controls (financial and otherwise) are functioning in an orderly and efficient manner and ensures adherence to Hotel policies, safe-guards assets and secure as far as possible the completeness and accuracy of records
  • Develop and ensure that Sun System database is adequately maintained. Supervise the input and handling of financial/reference data for Payroll and FBM Systems
  • Supervise the finance team and ensure that they are adequately trained and performance is up to the standards
  • Coordinate with Internal and External Auditors in completing Audits
  • Develop and maintain manual and computer filing system and ensure that the files are properly named, catalogued and access is available for authorized persons only. Original contracts and important documents must be filed in a fireproof safe
  • Operate in a safe and environmentally friendly way to protect guests’ and employees’ health and safety, as well as protect and conserve the environment
  • Comply with the hotel environmental, health and safety policies and procedures


You must also have fluency in both written and spoken English and an immaculate personal presentation along with the ability to solve problems effectively. Computer literate and knowledge of Opera will be highly regarded.

The ideal candidate will be customer focused and with an extremely proactive personality and a courteous, dynamic and approachable character. You will work effectively with professionalism and establish effective relationships with internal and external customers. You work independently within a structured environment while possessing following additional competencies:

Understanding the job
Taking Responsibility
Recognizing Differences
Customer Focus

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