Assistant Accounts Payable Accountant job at Aller Aqua Zambia Limited

Vacancy title:
Assistant Accounts Payable Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Professional Services , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Aller Aqua Zambia Limited

Deadline of this Job:
01 February 2022  

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

Date Posted: Tuesday, January 18, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Assistant Accounts Payable Accountant

AAZ Ltd. is seeking a highly analytical, hands-on, and meticulous Assistant Accounts Payable Accountant. The Assistant Accountant will be responsible for ensuring business transactions are accurately and timely recorded in the ERP, stakeholder payments and receipts are processed promptly and payables reconciliations are performed accurately.
Location: The role will be primarily based in Siavonga at our Production plant.
The Right Fit candidate will;
• Ensure that payables accounts are reconciled weekly
• Review and verify supplier invoices
• Track payments and investigate outstanding payments
• Ensure supplier payments are processed within agreed terms
• Ensure that all proof of payments are sent to beneficiaries
• Resolve problems concerning all payables account
• Ensure effectiveness and efficiency of Adhoc reports
• Ensure proper accounting records are kept for all payments and invoices
• Ensure accurate and timely preparation of the Net Working Capital report for onward circulation to Senior Management is done
• Ensure month-end close journals/postings are correct and on time. These include prepayments, revaluations, and currency fluctuations
• Ensure payment vouchers are signed and authorized by supervisor and authorized signatories
• Ensure the work is executed in accordance with accounting principles, policies, and processes regulated by IAS/IFRS (Accounting standards).

The Essentials;
• At least a relevant business/accounting diploma is preferred. (ZICA/CIMA/ACCA I or II)
• Grade 12 Certificate or equivalent
• At least three (3) years previous experience as an assistant accountant or related position.
• Trouble-shooting skills
• Problem-solving skills
• Computer literate with knowledge of relevant software such as Enterprise Resource Planning/ Accounting Software, Microsoft Office Program
• Analytical skills
• Excellent attention to details
• Understanding of accepted accounting standards and application.
• Strong planning skills with the ability to handle multiple projects through to completion and to manage

competing priorities
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Associate Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 01 February 2022
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 18-01-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 18-01-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 18-01-2065
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