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Senior Accountant - Lusaka, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #8798
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Retail
Job Role Senior Accountant
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian National only
Degree Degree

Job Description

16Apr
Lusaka, Zambia
  • Job Status: Closed

Our client is looking for Senior Accountant to join their team


Duties Includes
Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivable
Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending
Provide technical support and advice on Management accountant
Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
Manage accounting assistants and bookkeepers
Participate in financial standards setting and in forecast process


Key Skills
In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Familiarity with financial accounting statements
Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
Hands-on experience with accounting software packages, like FreshBooks and QuickBooks
Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables
Accuracy and attention to detail
Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills

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

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Proven experience as an Accountant, accounting supervisor, chief or senior accountant
Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant
Relevant certification (e.g. CIMA or ACCA will be preferred)

Additional Requirements

Accountancy
Finance
Retail

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