Zambia Bureau of Standards (ZABS)
Posted Job
8 months ago


ZABS is a statutory body operating under the Standards Act No. 4 of 2017. The Bureau previously operated under the Standards Act CAP. 416 of 1994 which came to an end on 31 December 2017. ZABS exists to support industry in the production of goods and services of acceptable quality through provision of Standards development, Training and Conformity Assessment semices. It is the custodian of national standards and acts as a link between the local industry and regional and international standardisation and quality assurance (SQA) organisations.

The Bureau wishes to invite suitably qualified and experienced Zambian nationals to fill the following vacant position:

A. Job Purpose

  • Timely preparation and submission of Financial and Management reports in order to facilitate decision making by management and ensuring that all expenditures of the Bureau are in line with the approved budget in order to facilitate cost control and enhance utilisation of funds. And to ensure that the organisation's accounting system is effectively operational at all times.

Qualifications, Experience & Personal Attributes

  • Full Grade 12 Certificate
  • Final level of ZICA, ACCA or CIMA qualification
  • Member of ZICA
  • Able to communicate effectively in English at a senior level
  • Candidate must have Management Skills, Leadership skills and Interpersonal Skills
  • Computer Literate
  • Knowledge of Pastel Accounting Package is a must
  • Five (5) years’ work experience in Finance department in a reputable Organisation


The positions are in Permanent and Pensionable conditions of service category.

Method of Application

Suitably qualified individuals are therefore encouraged to apply for the jobs, please send your application letter together with copies of educational and professional certificates and a detailed CV to the address below.

The Human Resource & Administration Manager,

Zambia Bureau of Standards,

PO Box 50259,


Application deadline
4 Mar 15:00

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