Job - REGIONAL ACCOUNTANT - ZAMBIA
20,000 ZMK ~$1,527 USD REGIONAL ACCOUNTANT - ZAMBIA
Payment Solutions , Lusaka, Zambia
Nationals Only

Congratulations to Candidate #328939 who has been offered and accepted the position, and will commence employment on Monday, 2nd December 2019. This candidate has prior experience in a financial accounting role and Fintech industry exposure. Thanks to everyone who applied, please keep checking our website for other job opportunities.

Position Published
23 Oct 2019
Position Updated
22 Nov 2019
Applications Suspended
173 Applications
Talent Search
Completed
Shortlist Completed
13 Shortlisted
Interviews Completed
5 Interviewed
Job Offer Accepted
100% Complete
100%
23 Oct
24679
Applications Suspended
Search Completed
Shortlist Completed
Interviews Completed
Job Offer Accepted
173 Applications
13 Candidates Shortlisted
5 Candidates Interviewed
100% Complete
Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
Group Financial Controller and Finance Manager
Supervision Of
Billing Administrators
Interacts With
Job Description
Financial Reporting:
Accurate capturing of data in the accounting system
Management accounts prepared and required balances reconciled and accurate
Head office deadlines adhered to - flash, intercompany confirmations, results review file and submission of accounts in the reporting system
Queries resolved timeously
Head office reports sent accurately and in line deadlines
Inventory reconciliated to count sheets and variances queried
Weekly cash flow reports circulated
Debtors Management:
Debtors report prepared by Billing Administrator reviewed weekly
Non paying debtors escalated to the Chief Business Development Officer
Debtors report circulated close of business weekly
Payment Cycles:
Expenses are paid on time - month end and 15th of each month
Supporting documents provided
Supplier statements reconciled and accurate
Unusual transactions questioned
Taxation and Related:
Tax schedules (VAT, corporate tax, statutory deductions) prepared, on time
Returns submitted within the legislated deadline
Tax and statutory compliance maintained
Supervision of Finance Staff:
Effectively manage finance staff to enable them to perform required duties.
Receive escalations of subordinates and provide a resolution to the escalation.
Conduct regular performance reviews of staff.
Other:
Completion of the month end financial report
Timeous follow up of debtors and related escalations
Expenses are supporting but the appropriate documentation
Unusual or out of policy transactions queried
Tax and related returns done within the legislated deadlines
Candidate Specification
Experience
4 years
Education Level
Degree
Qualifications
Diploma or Degree in Accounting or Finance. ACCA / CIMA / SAIPA or equivalent body
Software
Competence in Microsoft Office with advanced Excel skills
Equipment
Job related
Knowledge Of
Budgeting and Forecasting; Financial Management; IFRS application and interpretation including consolidations; Fintech industry knowledge; Accounting and finance
Skills To
Lead, manage and develop staff and employees; Excellent verbal and written communication and able to present information clearly
Ability To
Plan and organise medium term ahead; analyse and solve routine problems to achieve the correct outcomes
Personality
Sound business acumen, resourceful and be a lateral thinker
Other
Experience in a financial accountant role is essential and experience in a Fintech industry is desirable
Organisation
Industry
Payment Solutions
Culture
Fast paced, interactive
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 25 and 55 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Permanent
Location
Lusaka, Zambia
Nationals Only
Yes
Remuneration
At most 20,000 ZMK
Fringe Benefits
Medical aid & performance bonus
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