Principal Accounting Officer

The Astrophysics Research Centre (ARC) produces high-impact research and training in astrophysics and cosmology. The ARC Principal Accounting Officer will financially administer and report on the HIRAX project and other projects undertaken by Principal Investigators that are administered by ARC. S/he will be responsible for establishing and monitoring budgets, financial administration, financial management, and reporting for all ARC projects.

Minimum Requirements:
• Three-year (3) degree majoring in Accounting / Financial management
• Three years (3) relevant work experience in an accounting environment
• Experience in reconciling and interpreting expenditure reports, managing grants and preparing financial reports

More information about ARC and its flagship project HIRAX is available at and

Enquiries and details regarding this post may be directed to the Line Manager for this post, Ms. Nwabisa Matyolo, e-mail:

The total remuneration package offered includes benefits.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 23 June 2023.

Applicants must complete the relevant application form which is available on the Vacancies website at Completed forms should be submitted to The Advert Reference Number MUST be clearly stated in the subject line.

Advert Reference number: MSCS 01/2023

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