TUMI Project Accountant

Project Accountant, TUMI

C4DLab , in partnership with GIZ under the Transformative Urban Mobility Initiative (TUMI) is developing a start-up accelerator (TUMI Startups Accelerator) targeting innovations in urban mobility across the African continent.


Support the TUMI Project Manager in recording and retrieving financial details of the project (TUMI Accelerator), including maintaining financial records and processing payments.

Skills and Requirements

    • A preference for CPA II and/or A university Degree in Accounting/Finance
    • A minimum of 2-3 years’ relevant experience in a Financial and Management Accounting.
    • Good computing skills with knowledge of software applications.
    • Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills with a proven focus on service delivery.
    • Self-motivated with demonstrated ability to function positively in a diverse range of teamwork situations.
  • Proven ability to exercise discretion concerning matters of a confidential or sensitive nature.

Key Responsibilities

    • Work closely with the TUMI Project Manager to ensure smooth operation of all finance matters.
    • Assist in the production of financial statements and applications, preparation of spreadsheets, reports and correspondence as required.
    • Researches and makes suggestions for major purchases in concert with appropriate staff.
    • Contributes to special projects as required.
    • Resolution of finance related queries.
    • Provide financial support to team members.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Application Deadline was June 15th, 2018