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Management Accountant - Lusaka - Lusaka, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #15554
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Banking
Job Role Management Accountant - Lusaka
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 2
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian or Resident
Degree Degree

Job Description

  • Job Status: Closed

Our client in the Banking industry is looking for a Management Accountant to join their team

To perform daily accounting tasks and manage month-end activities to ensure timely issue of cost reports incorporating key financial and non-financial KPIs.
Ensure timely and accurately preparation of profit and loss accounts, budget, cash flow, variance analysis and commentaries.
Prepare financial statements for internal and external use.
Reconcile spending with budget as part of job costing.
Analyse financial performance and forecast longer term limits.
Recommend methods and strategies for cutting cost.
Maintain records and support auditing efforts.
Advise company and/or department management on financial decisions.
Implement and promote compliance with processes and procedures surrounding creation of annual and quarterly forecasts.
Ensure appropriate evaluation and approval of capital expenditures.
Monitor and promote compliance by business Units with fixed asset policies.
Contribute to the development and enhancement of SAP budgeting and management reporting systems and add-on applications.
Analyzing key financial data and advising senior management on strategic planning.
Developing and implementing cost-effective financial policies and procedures, as well as mitigating financial risks.
Preparing financial reports and budgets, as well as controlling and forecasting income and expenditure.
Ensuring that financial management policies and procedures adhere to regulatory standards.
Performing financial recordkeeping, as well as protecting sensitive and confidential information.
Keeping informed of regulatory requirements and best practices in management accounting
External Auditors
All branches and Head Office Units
Credit Risk Management Department
Motivate, share ideas and provide on the job training for Fixed Assets unit and cost control/market intelligence unit as whole.
Other key responsibility will include: - Perform all other duties as reasonably assigned

Key Skills
Excellent customer service orientation
Database Management
Strong knowledge of banking operations, products & customer segmentation.
Strong knowledge of financial analysis and financial interpretation.
Strong knowledge of MS-Excel, MS-word, power point.
Strong knowledge of Financial and auditing standards (Local and international).

  • Job Role: Management Accountant - Lusaka
  • Industry: Accountancy / Finance
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
A minimum of two years' experience as a management accountant in a related business.
Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or similar field
Chartered Membership of ACCA, ZICA & CIMA will be an added advantage

Additional Requirements


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