Assistant Accountant job at Lusaka South Multi

Share and send to your friends !

Vacancy title:
Assistant Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Lusaka South Multi

Deadline of this Job:
22 April 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Zambia , Lusaka , South - Central Africa

Date Posted: Friday, April 15, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Nature of Job: Temporary Employment
Duration: 6 months
Department: Finance

Job Purpose :
• To assist manage financial activities and apply accounting principles to analyse financial information in order to prepare accurate and timely financial reports.
• Accurately preparation and submission of financial reports to facilitate decision making
• Updates cash books on a regular and timely basis and ensure petty cash is properly secured and approving payments vouchers
• Ensure that all payments made are backed by funds in cash book and make follow ups for payments from Customers
• Ensure that reminders are sent to members of staff with pending retriable Imprest and adequate supporting documents are attached.
• Ensure all outstanding retriable Imprest if any are receipted and deposited in the company account within forty-eight hours.
• Ensures that all payments made are backed by funds in cash book, as well as payment follow – ups from customers
• Conducts bank reconciliations every month
• Undertake timely the receipt and recording of revenue to enhance accountability
• Effectively undertake the banking of revenue to safeguard company funds
• Effectively undertake the issuance of payments to meet company obligations
• Provide any management accountancy issues to ensure that managers and staff understand financial and budgetary requirements
• Petty Cash disbursement and accounting thereof, makes payments, reconciles debtor’s ledger and reconciles accounts payables ledger.

Qualifications & Experience:
• CA Diploma / ACCA II / CIMA II or equivalent.
• Fully paid-up Technician or Licentiate Member of the ZICA
• 3 years in work experience in similar role
• Interpersonal skills
• In- depth understanding of accounting and management principles
• Analytical skills
• Knowledge of accounting packages
• Good communication skills

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Associate Degree

Job application procedure
Please apply by sending an application letter & Cv to [email protected] .
Closing date for submission of application letters is 22nd April 2022.