Assistant Accountant

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed.

Bank of Zambia (BOZ)

Published On :  21 May 2021
Closing Date  :  3 June 2021


The Bank of Zambia, an equal opportunity employer, invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced Zambians for the following position:


Job Purpose

To ensure timely production of monthly reconciliation reports to facilitate accurate and timely production of Management reports and Bank of Zambia Financial Statements and ensure compliance with Financial Reporting Standards and Bank policies and procedures.

Main Accountabilities
  • Undertake timely preparation of reconciliations of allocated accounts to ensure the general ledger reflects the correct position at all times.
  • Conduct timely investigations of outstanding reconciling items and make follow-up on any unresolved items.
  • Adhere to Bank processes and procedures in all reconciliation activities.
  • Assist during the audit with documentation required for the auditors to do their job satisfactorily.
  • Maintain records of reconciled accounts and any support documentation to facilitate decision making.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Intermediate ACCA/CIMA/ZICA. Diploma in Accountancy/Finance or equivalent with two (2) years’ relevant experience.
  • Grade 12 School Certificate with a minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Levels (Credit or better).
Key Knowledge and Attributes
  • Computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical thinking

Bank of Zambia Conditions of Service will apply.

To Apply

Only candidates meeting the above role specifications are invited to apply online via the BOZ Career page on Applicants’ application letter, detailed curriculum vitae (CV), certified copies of certificates and National Registration Card MUST be attached to the application. Hardcopy applications will not be accepted and the closing date for applications is Thursday, 3 June 2021.

Female candidates are encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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