Semi-Senior Accounts Associate job at Out-Resource Business Support

Vacancy title:
Semi-Senior Accounts Associate

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Business Management and Administration , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Out-Resource Business Support

Deadline of this Job:
Wednesday, November 22 2023 

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

Date Posted: Thursday, November 09 2023, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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• OutResource Business Support Ltd is a well-established and reputable Management and Advisory firm with a strong commitment to excellence and individual progression. We are seeking a highly motivated and dedicated Semi-Senior Accounts Associate to join our finance team. If you are looking to advance your career in accounting and work with a dynamic and supportive team, we would love to hear from you.
• As a Semi-Senior Accounts Associate, you will play a vital role in supporting the finance division of the organization. You will be responsible for a range of accounting tasks, ensuring accurate and timely financial records and assisting with financial analysis and reporting. This position requires a strong understanding of accounting principles, attention to detail, and the ability to work effectively as part of a team as well as lead the team of Associates and Junior Associates. This position offers an excellent opportunity for professional growth and development.

• Financial Recordkeeping: Maintain and update financial records, including accounts payable and receivable, general ledger entries, and expense reports. Ensure accuracy and completeness of financial data.
• Accounts Reconciliation: Perform regular bank reconciliations and reconcile accounts payable and receivable statements. Investigate and resolve discrepancies or variances in a timely manner.
• Financial Reporting: Preparation of financial statements, including profit and loss statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
Compile and analyze financial data to support client’s decision-making.
• Tax Compliance: Assist with tax-related activities, such as ensuring compliance with tax regulations, and maintaining accurate tax records.
• Financial Analysis: Conduct financial analysis to identify trends, variances, and opportunities for improvement. Prepare financial reports and presentations for management, highlighting key findings and recommendations.
• Process Improvement: Identify and implement process improvements to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of accounting procedures. Streamline workflows and automate repetitive tasks where possible.
• Compliance and Regulations: Stay up to date with relevant accounting standards, laws, and regulations. Ensure compliance with internal policies and external reporting requirements.
• Cross-Functional Collaboration: Collaborate with other departments, such as Tax, HR and BTS, to ensure accurate financial data and facilitate smooth business processes.
• Training and Mentoring: Provide guidance and support to junior team members. Share accounting knowledge and best practices to foster professional development.

Qualifications and Education Requirements
• Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or a related field.
• Solid understanding of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and financial reporting.
• Previous experience in accounting or finance, preferably in a similar role.
• Proficient in using accounting software and MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
• Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
• Organizational and time management skills to meet deadlines and prioritize tasks.
• Familiarity with tax regulations and compliance would be an added benefit.

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months:

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
• If you are ready to take the next step in your accounting career and join a dynamic team, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and qualifications to
• Please include “Semi-Senior Accounts Associate Application” in the subject line.
• ORBS is an equal-opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.
• We thank all applicants for their interest in ORBS, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Wednesday, November 22 2023
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 08-11-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 09-11-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 09-11-2066
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