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Senior Accountant - Lusaka - Lusaka, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #9737
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type Hospitality
Job Role Senior Accountant - Lusaka
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary US$ Negotiable Depending on Candidate

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 3
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian National or Resident
Degree

Job Description

11Oct
  • Job Status: Closed

Our Client is looking for a Senior Accountant to join their team.


Duties and Responsibilities include but are not subject to:
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
Provide input into department’s goal setting process
Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
Assist with tax audits and tax returns
Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
Plan, assign and review staff’s work
Support month-end and year-end close process
Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
Liaise with our Financial manager and Accounting manager to improve financial procedures


Key Skills
Proven experience as an accounting supervisor, chief or senior accountant
Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
Awareness of business trends
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

  • Job Role: Senior Accountant - Lusaka
  • Industry: Accountancy / Finance
  • Salary: US$ Negotiable Depending on Candidate

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant

Additional Requirements

Accountancy
Finance
Hospitality

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