Group Accountant – Zambia

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We’re looking for…

Our client is currently looking to hire an individual with fantastic problem-solving skills to join the team as a Group Accountant. The ideal candidate must be detail-orientated and deadline-driven. The successful candidate will assist with the overall group accounting function and will report to the CFO.

This position is based in Zambia

Who are you?

  • You are humble
  • You are willing to put in long hours
  • You have strong team spirit
  • You are able to work independently
  • You live the values of being open, having integrity and being trustworthy
  • You are highly technical and a team player
  • You are analytical, detail-oriented, and a problem solver
  • You have experience working with consolidations

What’s the role?

You will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing a team of 4 in the finance department
  • Group Consolidations
  • Cost & Management Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Taxation
  • Financial Reporting
  • Compliance with existing laws and regulations
  • Oversee the accounts of all subsidiary companies within the group.
  • Completing consolidation, reporting and forecasts, this role is responsible for ensuring each company adheres to reporting standards and is financially compliant.
  • Examine statements to ensure accuracy.
  • Ensure that statements and records comply with laws and regulations.
  • Compute taxes owed, prepare tax returns, ensure prompt payment.
  • Inspect account books and accounting systems to keep up to date.
  • Organize and maintain financial records.
  • Management Reporting

Boxes to tick…

  • Matric
  • BCom honours in accounting or an equivalent qualification
  • CIMA or CA (SA)
  • Three years of articles, completion of a training contract in an accounting firm
  • Experience in Xero, Unleashed, Vend, Fathom
  • Fluency in English
  • Computer literacy (including advanced Excel)

To apply for this job please visit hr-studio-pty-ltd.breezy.hr .