Manager/Chief Accountant at Mlimani SACCOS Ltd | March 2024

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Mlimani SACCOS Ltd (MSL) is a Saving and Credit Cooperative Society registered in year 2003 with the aim of serving the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) employees, their immediate families and retirees with financial services at affordable costs using the Cooperative Business Model. Currently, MSL is looking for qualified and eligible Tanzanians to fill vacant positions as part of its effort to build a strong, innovative and efficient management team that will fast track the realization of its mission.


Position Description

The Manager/Chief Accountant shall be responsible to the MSL Board for planning, co-ordination, and guiding the SACCOs Management in implementing the SACCOS’s Strategic Objectives and Policies.

Duties and Responsibilities. Interested candidate is advised to read MSL Job Description Manual.

  • Professional and Academic Requirements
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Finance/Banking/Accounting) OR Bachelor of Business Administration OR B.A. Economics, or any other degree coupled qualifications in finance and accounting OR any equivalent qualifications from accredited University/lnstitution.
  • CPA(T)
  • Age between 25-55 years.
  • At least three-year relevant working experience at managerial level in a SACCOS or financial institution (Micro-Finance).
  • Certificate of good conduct.
  • Possession of MBA, Certifications in SACCOS’s operations, first degree in Cooperative Management, Business Management, Microfinance, Marketing, Entrepreneurship will be an added advantage.
  • Other Requirements
  • Experience in strategic management including planning, goal setting, implementation, monitoring and evaluation and reporting: strong team building skills and able to manage, guide and lead employees to ensure maximum efficiency from the human resource.
  • Working knowledge of all statutory legislation and regulations.
  • Computer literacy and skills (Advanced user of MS Word, Excel), knowledge and proficiency in computerized accounting operations and financial management systems.
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).


Competitive salaries and benefits will be offered for each position.


Interested applicants should submit their applications (within 30 days from the date of announcement: 20th March 2024) attached with CVs and certified copies of their certificates to:

Mlimani SACCOS Ltd,

University of Dar es Salaam P.O. Box 35091 Dar es Salaam.

OR send soft copies (PDF and in one file) of their applications with all relevant attachments to:


The deadline for receiving applications is 11:59 PM on the 18th day of April 2024.


  • Only those applications that meet minimum qualifications will be considered.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be informed and shall be required to attend interviews any time between 6th May 2024 and 10th May 2024.
  • The MSLs’ Board recruitment decision is final.