Job title: Accounts Receivable Officer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Job published: 04-12-2018
Job ID: 32122

Job Description


  • Timely and effective collection of all debts and customer payments
  • Negotiating re-payment plans where required
  • Maintaining contact with clients to ensure invoices are cleared for payment
  • Visiting clients to establish relationships and ensure all debtor accounts are maintained in proper standing
  • Resolving queries both internally and externally around outstanding invoices
  • Posting and allocating receipts into the accounting system accurately and timely
  • Providing accounts information to internal departments and clients
  • Opening of new client accounts while verifying all the necessary supporting information in in order




  • A minimum of Bachelors / Diploma in Accounting and Finance, CPA will be an advantage


  • A minimum of three years in similar roles and industry (preferred)


  • Ability to establish and maintain good client relationships at all levels
  • Ability to reconcile accounts and with attention to detail
  • Competence in Microsoft Office especially excel
  • Prior experience with systems (SAP will be an advantage)
  • Calm, confident manner to handle potentially uncomfortable conversations
  • High level of integrity and honesty
  • Able to work without supervision
  • Good accounting and local Tanzania tax law knowledge