Financial Controller job at SCAW LIMITED
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Vacancy title: Financial Controller

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Manufacturing , Category: Finance, Insurance & Real Estate ]


Deadline of this Job:
24 June 2022  

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

Date Posted: Monday, June 20, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Job Purpose
The purpose of this role is to ensure that the company’s financial resources are prudently utilizes within the legal and regulatory framework; to produce accurate monthly reports for shareholders and other stakeholders; and to maximize return on financial assets by establishing and maintaining financial policies, procedures, controls and reporting systems.

Duties and Responsibilities;
• Ensure supplies are timely and accurately paid according to payment terms and make sure all AP reconciliations and reports are done on the stipulated deadlines.
• Supervise and manage Accounts Receivable, all AR reconciliations and reports are prepared on given deadlines with absolute accuracy and continuous follow up receivables aging to make sure that the overdue invoices are minimized.
• Ensure the month end and year end closure is done with absolute accuracy and on deadlines
• Monitor and control treasury and ensure better working capital management.
• Ensure Bank reconciliations are done on time.
• Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed and reported on time to provide a sound basis for accurate financial reporting.
• Motivate and lead finance team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful coaching and feedback to improve their performance.
• Collaborate with auditors to ensure proper compliance with all regulations and make sure annual statutory audits are completed on the given deadlines.
• Provide all financial data and analysis for annual budget preparation.
• Analyze all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies and create systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations.
• Make sure all internal policies are strictly adhered to and introduce new policies and amend existing policies wherever necessary and continually seeking to improve productivity and efficiency through and develop processes and control.

Skills and Competencies
• Expertise in application of accounting package currently being used
• Entrepreneurship skills
• Big-picture conceptualization of all company operations
• Solution oriented
• Good analysis and interpretation of financial statements and market trends and customer behaviors
• Negotiation Skills
• Advanced Computer skills

• Full Grade Twelve (12) Certificate with Five (05) Credits better.
• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounts
• Certificate in Teaching Methodology or better
• Not less than ten (10) years’ experience at supervisory/ managerial level as Chartered Accountant.
• Must be a member of the Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 120

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
Only applicants who meet the above requirements should submit their applications with copies of detailed Curriculum Vitae with traceable references, academic/ professional qualifications and any other relevant documentation in support of the application. Applications should be submitted to the address below or emailed to  not later than 24th June, 2022.
Only short-listed candidates will be communicated to.
P.O. BOX 20418

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 24 June 2022
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 20-06-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 20-06-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 20-06-2066
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