Assistance Finance and Accounting Officer job at ICOF Colleges Seminary and Universities

Vacancy title: Assistance Finance and Accounting Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Education, and Training , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

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ICOF Colleges Seminary and Universities

Deadline of this Job:
19 November 2022  

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

Date Posted: Friday, November 04, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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ICOF Colleges Seminary and Universities is an education department of International Coalition of Fellowships (ICOF) established in 1932 as a network of Christian Colleges and Universities.
ICOF-CSU is a Non-Profit Christian University. It was established with a view to delivering tertiary education that is highly comparable to that delivered by any other internationally recognized University, particularly by the renowned world universities.
The primary goal of ICOF-CSU is to reach out through education with aim to educate and stimulate our learners in innovation and excellence and in generation of a prudent quest for more knowledge, especially through research.
ICOF Zambia is implementing a five (5) years free tertiary education project called Community Scholarships targeting 5000 Youths in a years aimed at empowering youths through education.

Position Description
The Assistance Finance and Accounting Officer will maintain all accounts and financial records of GRZI-ICOF project by accurately recording and monitoring all daily financial transactions in accordance with ICOF-CSU policies, procedures and organizational guidelines. He/She will prepare budgets, manage and reconcile accounts payable and receivable, prepare payment requisitions, assist with external audits, generate financial reports and maintain a complete filing system to support the financial records and transactions of GRZ-ICOF Community Scholarship.

Specific Responsibilities
• Receive and review all procurement requisitions from the regional offices and program staff and collect all necessary information and documents before submitting them for approval.
• Prepare all payment requisitions to suppliers in line with ICOF-CSU financial policies, donor requirements and GAAP principles and submit them for approval.
• Enter all payment transactions into QuickBooks and other accounting systems as per various Donors’ requests.
• Process all payments through Electronic Financial Transaction (EFT) payments.
• Monitor and control all regional petty cash logs, reconciliations and replenishments in
• QuickBooks and other systems as per various Donors’ requirements.
• Prepare mid-month and monthly bank reconciliations in order to monitor movement of funds of all programs.
• Assist in collecting all missing Tax Invoices to be inserted in the VAT Returns before submission to the Receiver of Revenue.
• Process all Payroll statutory payments and other payroll deductions withheld.
• Maintain a complete filing system of electronic and paper based financial records.
• Assist GOF to institute effective control systems required to minimize risk inherent in the programs.
• Collect all missing supporting documents to be attached to payments as per Donor’s requirements.
• Assist Country Representative and GOF with all budget and cash forecast preparations.
• Assist Global Operation Office to prepare an audit file for internal and external auditors.
• Liaise and Support other Finance and Administrative staff at the regional offices.
• Reporting and Organizational Relationship:
• The Finance and Accounting Officer reports to the University Registrar.

Minimum Requirement:
• Diploma in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration.
• 2-4 years’ experience in the field of accounting and administration.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word and PowerPoint).
• Familiar with the use of QuickBooks and NetSuite.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 24

Level of Education:
Postgraduate Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 19 November 2022
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 04-11-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 04-11-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 04-11-2066
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