Accountant

IZWE Loans Zambia PLC - Lusaka, Lusaka

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Contract

Contract type
Permanent
Application deadline
03/01/2019

Description

Position
Accountant
Vacancies
1
Description

Key Accountabilities

  • Posting all daily transactions into the respective cashbooks and ledger accounts
  • Supervising and reconciling bank accounts and ensure that these are concluded on a daily basis
  • Ensuring that all loan disbursements/customer refunds are duly paid and submitted to the respective banks for processing timely
  • Dealing with all bank queries and liaising with the bank
  • Ensure all documents/records for daily accounting transactions are properly filed and stored in a secure manner
  • Tax return completion and assistance with ZRA matters

Fixed Asset Management 

  • Label all Assets for the company and record them in a Register.
  • Update/Monitor the Fixed Assets register with costs and depreciation. Ensure that this matches with the records per the General Ledger.

Petty Cash management

  • Reconcile and replenish petty cash floats for all branches ensuring that all the required documents are available prior to presentation and ensure that this is posted in the accounting system
  • Whenever necessary, conduct the review of petty cash maintenance and utilisation in all the branches
  • Stores/Inventory management
  • Supervising Accounts clerks assigned to assist in
  • Filing management/control
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents
  • Secures financial information by completing database backups
  • Guiding/Supervising accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
  • Preparing financial reports when required to do so
  • Any other duties as assigned

Qualifications/Key Skills/Experience

  • CIMA/ACCA/ZICA Finalist/doing final level;
  • Computer literate;
  • Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft products;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics or any other accounting package;
  • 3 to 6 years relevant working experience;
  • Has interpersonal skills and requires less supervision;
  • Ability to work long hours whenever necessary to meet deadlines;
  • Can/is able to multitask;
  • Has experience of preparing financial statements/management accounts/trial balance;
  • Budgeting/Projections skills; and
  • Good knowledge of the Zambian Taxation System.

Send through a motivation letter and CV only, other documents will be requested at a later stage. Only those shortlisted will be contacted, if you are not contacted by November 2018 month-end it means your application was unsuccessful.

Requirements

Min education
Primary school
Required experience
4 Years
Nationality
Not defined
Languages
Not defined
Skills
Not defined
Prerequisites

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