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Accountant

Career Prospects Ltd urgently requires a versatile, dynamic, goal-oriented and highly credible individual to fill the vacant position of Accountant for their client, a leading micro-finance institution based in Lusaka.

Key accountabilities will be (but not limited to);

  • 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
  • Ensuring 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
  • Petty Cash management
  • Stores/Inventory management
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents
  • Secures financial information by completing data base backups
  • Guiding/Supervising accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures

Qualifications and Attributes:

  • CIMA/ACCA/ZICA Finalist
  • Computer literate
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics or any other accounting package
  • 2 to 3 years relevant working experience
  • Work experience from a financial institution/accounting firm will be an added advantage
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work independently
  • Ability to work long hours whenever necessary and adhere to deadlines
  • Experience of preparing financial statements/management accounts/trial balance
  • Budgeting/Projections skills
  • Good knowledge of the Zambian Taxation System and
  • Must be a member of ZICA in good standing.

Interested candidates meeting the above specifications should email CV and covering letter.

Application deadline
9 Mar
Email applications to
jobs@careerprospectslimited.com
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Career Prospects is a vibrant employment agency that provides contemporary human resources management and consulting services with a total quality management (TQM) approach. This company specialises in the provision of human resource management and development services. It also offers top - quality in house training in a wide range of subjects. Their vision is to be a world class human resource management and recruitment consulting firm.
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