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New Internship Opportunity At UONGOZI Institute Tanzania, August 2020- Finance And Administration Intern| Ajira360tz.com


Uongozi means leadership in Kiswahili, and inspiring and strengthening leadership is the core purpose of our organisation. Based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, UONGOZI Institute is dedicated to supporting African leaders to attain sustainable development for their nations and for Africa. We seek to inspire leaders and promote the recognition of the important role of leadership in sustainable development. 

Internship Opportunity

Internship Title: Finance And Administration Intern

Location: Dar es salaam, Tanzania 


The Finance and Administration Department plays a vital role in ensuring that the Institute’s planned activities are run and implemented smoothly within the allocated budget. The Department also ensures timely preparation of financial transactions, timely preparation of budget implementation report, while providing other necessary support.

Why join UONGOZI Institute? 

The successful candidate will report directly to the Finance Officer. He/ She will assist the Finance and Administration Team with the day-to-day operations of the Department.  The Intern will be mainly responsible for assisting to maintain efficient and accurate accounting functions of the Department. From the very beginning, you will be exposed to:
▪︎ Preparation of payment vouchers and writing of cheques. Updating the cashbook.
▪︎ Preparation of bank and petty cash reconciliation.
▪︎ Filing of finance documents such as; receipts, vouchers etc. and ensuring accurate record keeping.
▪︎ Revision and verification of Staff imprest retirements.
▪︎ Assist in preparation of financial reports.
▪︎ Any other relevant duties as directed by the supervisor. 

Duration and Work Schedule: 

The selected Intern will be provided with a three-month contract with the possibility of extension if necessary. Some assignments will require travelling. 

Who are we looking for?

▪︎ Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting. 
▪︎ Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
▪︎ Proficiency in MS Excel. 
▪︎ Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
▪︎ Strong verbal and written communication skills, both in English and Swahili.
▪︎ Volunteer experience is preferred, although not required. 

How To Apply 

Join our Finance and Administrative Department by submitting an application via recruitment@uongozi.or.tz with the following subject line "Finance Intern" by August 30, 2020 at 1400 hours (EAT). 

The application should include a motivation letter and Curriculum Vitae (CV) with contact details of three referees.  

UONGOZI Institute is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. 

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