The job holder will be responsible for cross cutting financial accounting functions in order to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting.
Management of debtors and creditors accounts to ensure they reconcile with respective statements.
Preparation, presentation and management of assigned unit budgets in order to ensure accurate resource allocation and utilisation.
Day to day management of the fixed assets records to ensure appropriate accounting in the books of accounts;
Management of inventory using best inventory management practices in order to ensure accurate and true reflections of inventory levels.
Supervises the work developed by subordinates to ensure accurate and timely reporting.
Managing monthly deadlines and reporting for assigned areas to ensure all work outputs are on time and as per schedule.
Attending to welfare of subordinates and other staff matters (including coaching and mentoring) in order to ensure a highly motivated ,productive and competent team thereby contributing to departmental and company goals.
QUALIFICATIONS OTHER REQUIREMENTS
Finance and Accounting Degree or Professional Qualification – ACCA/CIMA/ZICA Professional finalist
Valid membership with the Zambia Institute of Certified Accountants (ZICA) without a criminal record.
Minimum three (2) years hands on experience in a financial reporting function in a fast paced environment.
External auditing experience would be an added advantage.
Team player and able to handle pressure with high attention to detail.
Knowledge and good understanding of ACCPAC/SAGE Pastel is an added advantage.
Must have high desire for goal accomplishment with good enumeration and analytical skills.
Excellent computer skills especially Microsoft Excel.
Ability to generate and present budgets for strategic business units;