Accountant job at Okavango Foods Limited
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Vacancy title:
Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Hospitality, and Tourism , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Okavango Foods Limited

Deadline of this Job:
Monday, July 01 2024 

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

Summary
Date Posted: Monday, June 17 2024, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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JOB DETAILS:
Job Description:
We seek an experienced and detail-oriented Accountant to join our team. The ideal candidate will manage our financial records, ensure compliance with tax regulations, and oversee our receivables and payables. This role requires a self-starter with a strong background in accounting, capable of meeting KPIs and delivering accurate financial reports.

Key Responsibilities:
• Tax Management: Ensure compliance with all tax regulations and timely filing of tax returns.
• Reconciliations: Perform regular reconciliations of bank statements, ledgers, and accounts.
• Receivables and Payables Management: Oversee the accounts receivable and payable functions, ensuring timely collections and payments.
• Financial Reporting: Prepare and present accurate financial reports to management.
• Budgeting and Forecasting: Assist in the preparation of budgets and financial forecasts.
• Compliance: Ensure adherence to internal controls and financial policies.
• Audit Support: Provide necessary documentation and support for internal and external audits.
• KPI Monitoring: Track and report on key performance indicators related to financial operations.
• Ad Hoc Duties: Perform additional tasks as required to support the finance department.

Qualifications:
• Grade 12 School Certificate with 5 credits including English and Mathematics
• A Member of ZICA, ACCA or CIMA level II or equivalent
• Experience with ERP systems is essential.
• Minimum of 3-5 years of accounting experience.
• Proficiency in accounting software and MS Office Suite (particularly Excel).
• Strong understanding of Zambian tax laws and regulations.
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
• Strong communication skills and ability to present financial information clearly.
Note: While qualifications are valued, we will seriously consider candidates with significant relevant experience over formal qualifications.

Work Hours: 8


Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Professional Certificate

Job application procedure
• Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to humanresource@okavangofoods.net  by 17th June 2024. Please include “Accountant Application” in the subject line.


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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Monday, July 01 2024
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 17-06-2024
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 17-06-2024
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 17-06-2066
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