Finance Manager job at St. Ignatius College
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Vacancy title:
Finance Manager

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

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St. Ignatius College

Deadline of this Job:
10 February 2022  

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

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 02, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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St Ignatius College a Jesuit owned institution seeks to recruit qualified and experienced Zambian national to fill the following vacant position:
Finance Manager

Purpose Of The Job
Administer the Colleges s accounting systems and internal controls to ensure an effective financial administration and management, accurate and timely financial reporting and the safeguarding of the Colleges financial resources.

Reporting Accountability
This is a senior management position reporting to the College Principal.
Key Responsibilities
1. Plans and implements the Colleges financial management policies and practices that enable the College to better plan and manage its financial resources in conformance with international accounting standards.
2. Develops and maintains a financial management information system that meets the College’s requirements for accountability, control and decision making
3. Prepares and implements approved prudent investment plans that will enable the College to improve
Its financial reserves.
4. Consolidates the College’s budget and provides effective support for budgetary control and
5. Develops income and expenditure forecasts and plans to ensure that resources are readily available for the College’s operations.
6. Prepares management accounts and undertakes to interpret them for the Board to support internal
Decision making.
7. Develops an asset management strategy.
8. Facilitates both the Internal and External Audits.
9. Provide professional advice to the Board on finance matters

Qualifications And Experience
1. Full Grade Twelve (12) Certificate or its equivalent.
2. Degree in Accountancy or equivalent plus full Association of Chartered Certified Accountant ( ACCA)
3. Masters of Business Administration or Equivalent will be an added advantage
4. Must be a member of the Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants (ZICA) and in possession of a valid practicing licence.
5. Eight years relevant post qualification experience, three (3) of which must be at senior management level.
6. Experience in Educational institutions will be an added advantage
7. Knowledge of international Financial Reporting standards ( IFRS)
8. Knowledge of global trends in accounting and finance practices.

Personal Attributes For The Position
1. Honest and reliable with moral strength
2. Innovative and proactive
3. High degree of attention to detail
4. High degree of integrity
5. Tact and diplomacy
6. Ability to work with minimum supervision.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 96

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
Interested candidates should send their Applications to the undersigned and please note that applicants for positions at St Ignatius College are expected to support the school’s mission and contribute to what St Ignatius a catholic school strives to accomplish as a Jesuit institution.
Please apply by submitting full detailed professional and academic qualifications, including a three paged comprehensive CV to:
The Human Resource Officer
St. Ignatius College
P.O. Box 34114

Email: Submission can either be sent by email to: or
Deadline for applications: February 10, 2022

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 10 February 2022
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 02-02-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 02-02-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 02-02-2065
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