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Senior Accountant - Kitwe, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #13546
Job Location Kitwe, Zambia
Company Type Industrial Services/Manufacturing
Job Role Senior Accountant
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable depending on candidate

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Kitwe, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian or Resident
Degree Degree

Job Description

Kitwe, Zambia
  • Job Status: CVs Submitted - Awaiting Feedback from Client

Our client is a leading manufacturer and distributor of specialized steel products, and they are looking for an experienced Senior accountant to join their team

Create and analyze liability, asset, and capital accounts by compiling electronic data and required documentation
Summarize and prepare financial status and transactions reports, including a profit and loss statement, and other necessary reports
Comply with all federal, state, and local protocols including legal requirements, and interpret new and existing legislation
Create a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) manual for accounting policy and regulations, and roll out reconciliation procedures
Monitor and maintain a new audit system by implementing new policies and procedures in the finance department
Guide junior accountants and other staff by answering questions and coordinating informational classes
Focus on tax compliance, state business registration, contract review, and non-profit tax filing
Play a vital part in the company's financial management which includes all account reconciliations and reporting to necessary parties

Key Skills
Knowledge of ZRA rules and regulations ( VAT, Tax, WTH etc )
Knowledge of trading/ good type business model (stock count/ receipting/ purchase orders/ supplier reconciliations)
Manufacturing processes
Imports and clearing of steel from RSA
Syspro ERP exposure advantageous
Management accounts and budgets
Auditor engagements
Cash flow planning/ forecasting
Leadership skills and good communication
Availability immediately

  • Job Role: Senior Accountant
  • Industry: Accountancy / Finance
  • Salary: Negotiable depending on candidate

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Five years' experience working with intercompany transactions and reconciliation in preparation for audit
Demonstrated ability to work in a leadership role and supervise up to ten junior-level subordinates
Required knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and applications related to finance and accounting
Must be an outstanding communicator, and have established skills in accuracy, organization, and working in a high-volume environment
Relevant Accounting Degree or better

Additional Requirements


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