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Financial Controller - Harare,Zimbabwe

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #15029
Job Location Harare,Zimbabwe
Company Type Transport / Shipping / Logistics
Job Role Financial Controller
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary USD 1200

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Entry Level
Years of Experience 4
Residence Location Harare,Zimbabwe
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zimbabwean
Degree Bachelor in Accounting / CPA

Job Description

  • Job Status: On Hold

Our client, a logistics giant, is on the lookout for an experienced Financial Controller to take charge of the accounting team and accounting books. You will also be responsible for controlling and monitoring day-to-day functions of the department.

• Taxation
- Monthly submission of VAT returns & all other periodic taxes applicable by law;
- Liaise with Tax authorities on all matters;
- Preparation Provisional Tax calculations;
• Month end procedures
- Finalise gross margin & Overhead expenses;
- Reconciliation of modules between Pegasus / SUN
- Finalise to month end company procedures / checklist
- Review general ledger (including balance sheet accounts)
- Review month end provisions and accruals (including comments)
- Prepare monthly provisions and accruals HQ expenses, insurance, guarantees etc.
- Run Revaluation on system and analyse forex losses gains Reporting
- Balance sheet reporting preparation for Management reporting team;
• Debtors, Creditors and disbursements
- Review and follow up on Creditors age analysis management review prepared by Accounts Payable team;
- Review and follow up on Debtors age analysis management review prepared by Accounts Receivable team;
- Disbursement management including accurate disclosure of reserves
- Preparation Reserves reporting
- Resolve operational queries and assist accounts payable department where necessary
- Prepare Quarterly review reporting
• Treasury
- Release EFT payments;
- Sign off bank reconciliations;
- Petty cash recon;
- Monitor daily treasury position and ensure smooth business operations;
• Audit
- Preparation of audit working papers and schedules
- Work closely with Financial Manager and company’s external / internal
- Attend to all audit queries
- Preparation of budget working papers and schedules;
• ADHOC Duties as an when required by the CFO

Key Skills
• Advance Excel skills
• Familiar and experience with accounting software (s)
• Capacity to deliver under pressure
• Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
• Experience in budget preparation and reporting and good understanding of freight forward business
• Good people skills

  • Job Role: Financial Controller
  • Industry: Accountancy / Finance
  • Salary: USD 1200

Required Skills

4 Years of Experience
B.Com degree
CPA or Degree in accounting
Minimum 4 years’ experience in a Corporate Finance department

Additional Requirements

Financial Controller
Debtors & Creditors

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