Vacancy title: Accountant[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Professional Services , Category: Accounting & Finance ]
Jobs at:AMSI Zambia Limited
Deadline of this Job:
Saturday, May 27 2023
Date Posted: Saturday, May 13 2023, Base Salary: Not Disclosed
We are seeking a qualified accountant with expertise in the Sage 200 Evolution system to join our finance department. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing various end-to-end accounting processes, including general ledger management, accounts payable management, and accounts receivable management. This role requires excellent attention to detail, strong communication skills, and a thorough understanding of financial principles and practices.
• Utilize the Sage 200 Evolution system to manage all accounting processes efficiently and accurately.
• Maintain the general ledger and ensure accurate recording of financial transactions.
• Manage the accounts payable function, with a specific focus on supplier reconciliations.
• Oversee accounts receivable activities, specifically focused on month end reconciliations.
• Assist in the preparation of financial statements.
• Ensure compliance with relevant accounting regulations and company policies.
• Collaborate with internal stakeholders to resolve financial queries and provide timely and accurate information.
• Participate in the month-end and year-end closing processes, including reconciliation and journal entries.
• Contribute to process improvement initiatives to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of accounting operations.
• Stay up to date with industry trends and changes in accounting standards.
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
• Extensive experience working with the Sage 200 Evolution system is essential.
• The ideal candidate will have or be working towards a professional qualification (e.g., ACCA, CIMA, CPA).
• Proven experience in managing general ledger, accounts payable, and accounts receivable functions.
• Strong understanding of accounting principles and practices, and particularly — Zambian tax principles.
• Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in financial record-keeping.
• Effective communication skills, both verbal and written, to interact with colleagues and stakeholders at all levels.
• Proficient in using financial software and MS Office applications, particularly Excel.
• Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work independently.
• High level of integrity and commitment to maintaining confidentiality.
• Previous experience in a similar role within a finance team.
• Familiarity with other accounting software and systems.
• Knowledge of tax regulations and compliance requirements.
Note: This job specification is intended to outline the general responsibilities and qualifications for the position. It is not an exhaustive list of duties, and additional responsibilities may be assigned based on business needs.
-We encourage all qualified individuals to apply and will provide reasonable accommodations during the recruitment process.
Job Experience: No Requirements
Work Hours: 8
Experience in Months:
Level of Education: Bachelor Degree
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