Assistant Accountant job at Pensions and Insurance Authority (PIA)

Vacancy title:
Assistant Accountant

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

Jobs at:

Pensions and Insurance Authority (PIA)

Deadline of this Job:
23 September 2022  

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

Date Posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Assistant Accountant
The Pensions and Insurance Authority (PIA) is the regulatory and supervisory body for the pensions and insurance industries in Zambia. The Authority supervises and regulates entities operating in the pensions and insurance market. These include, among others; insurance companies, reinsurance companies, insurance intermediaries, pension schemes, fund managers and fund administrators.
The Authority hereby invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to fill the position of Assistant Accountant for a period of three months.

Overall duties:
Reporting to the Liquidator, the Assistant Accountant will be responsible for payments and receipts, petty cash, maintenance of logical filling system and collection and delivery of financial correspondence.

Specific duties:
• To receive applications and compile payment schedules to the Liquidator & Policyholder Protection Committee;
• To reconcile Policyholder statements;
• To maintain a logical and systematic filing system for all accounting documents;
• To raise payments in accordance with company procedures and relevant regulations;
• To prepare bank reconciliations;
• To prepare statutory returns.

Qualifications and experience:
• Minimum of a Diploma in Accounting/Finance or equivalent from a recognized institution or Professional qualification such as part ACCA / ZICA/CIMA
• Grade 12 certificate with credit or better in Mathematics
• Good report writing skills
• Computer literate
• Good interpersonal skills
• At least 2 years’ relevant experience at a similar level
• A Member of ZICA

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Level of Education:
Associate Degree

Job application procedure
Applicants meeting the above qualifications should submit an application letter, copies of certificates and Curriculum Vitae to the address below.
Applicants meeting the above qualifications should email the cover letter, curriculum vitae, copies of Grade 12 certificate, degree and other professional qualifications as a single PDF file named First.Surname – Assistant Accountant.pdf to: or send a physical copy to the address below.
The deadline is 15th September, 2022.
Human Resources and Administration Manager
Pension and Insurance Authority
Stand No. 4618 Lubwa road,
Rhodespark P/Bag 30xRidgeway

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 15 September 2022
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 14-09-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 14-09-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 14-09-2065
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