Assistant Accountant

Lusaka South Multi Facility Economic Zone Limited

Job Title: Assistant Accountant

Nature of Job: Temporary Employment

Duration: 6 months

Department: Finance

Job Purpose : To assist manage financial activities and apply accounting principles to analyse financial information in order to prepare accurate and timely financial reports.

  • Accurately preparation and submission of financial reports to facilitate decision making
  • Updates cash books on a regular and timely basis and ensure petty cash is properly secured and approving payments vouchers
  • Ensure that all payments made are backed by funds in cash book and make follow ups for payments from Customers
  • Ensure that reminders are sent to members of staff with pending retriable   Imprest and adequate supporting documents are attached.
  • Ensure all outstanding retriable Imprest if any are receipted and deposited in the company account within forty-eight hours.
  • Ensures that all payments made are backed by funds in cash book, as well as payment follow – ups from customers
  • Conducts bank reconciliations every month
  • Undertake timely the receipt and recording of revenue to enhance accountability
  • Effectively undertake the banking of revenue to safeguard company funds
  • Effectively undertake the issuance of payments to meet company obligations
  • Provide any management accountancy issues to ensure that managers and staff understand financial and budgetary requirements
  • Petty Cash disbursement and accounting thereof, makes payments, reconciles debtor’s ledger and reconciles accounts payables ledger.

Qualifications & Experience:

(a) CA Diploma / ACCA II / CIMA II or equivalent.

(b) Fully paid-up Technician or Licentiate Member of the ZICA

(c) 3 years in work experience in similar role

(d) Interpersonal skills

(e) In- depth understanding of accounting and management principles

(g) Analytical skills

(h) Knowledge of accounting packages

(i) Good communication skills

Please apply by sending an application letter & CV to [email protected].

Closing date for submission of application letters is 22nd April 2022.

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