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Senior Financial Accountant - Malawi

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #15813
Job Location Malawi
Company Type Agriculture
Job Role Senior Financial Accountant
Joining Date Immediately
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Malawi
Gender Not Specified
Degree Degree in Accounting

Job Description

  • Job Status: Closed

Our client in the Agricultural industry is looking for a Senior Financial Accountant to join their team.

Job Summary

Responsible for the production of monthly management accounts. Reporting and production of management accounts is done after reconciliation of all items appearing on a trial balance.


• Bank Reconciliation: review of all bank reconciliations, reconciliation of all credit facilities and loans.
• Cashflow Reporting – Daily and Monthly Reports
• Reviews monthly the inventory report from warehouse to ensure goods on the ground match up with items in the system.
• Prepares for the annual audits and provides the auditors with the required information during the audit process.
• Ensures that the accounting departments are adequately staffed with suitably qualified personnel where applicable and that detailed job descriptions are in place for all staff.
• Ensures that regular staff performance evaluations of immediate subordinates are conducted as guided by company policy.
• Computation of monthly salaries to head office staff, monthly wages and cash salaries.
• Petty Cash maintenance and reconciliation.
• Review of the capturing of invoices from suppliers and monthly supplier reconciliations.
• Monthly Intercompany Supplier Reconciliations.
• Monthly Provision calculation and posting to the ERP system.
• Prepares Quarterly Forecasts
• Compiles yearly Budget
• Assists the Financial Accountant to produce the monthly management accounts.
• Maintains and updates fixed asset register.
• Posts month end journals

Key Skills
• Financial accounting skills including basic book-keeping
• Analytical thinking about financial processes.
• Management accounting and financial management skills
• Written skills
• Process analysis and project management skills.
• Presentation skills
• IT skills
• Ability to Manage People at Work

  • Job Role: Senior Financial Accountant
  • Industry: Accountancy / Finance
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
• Degree in Accounting and professional qualification ACCA, CIMA, CA and registration with the Institute of Auditors body.
• 5 years’ experience in a similar role.

Additional Requirements


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