Senior Accountant job at National Prosecution Authority (NPA)

Vacancy title:
Senior Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Public Administration, and Government , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

National Prosecution Authority (NPA)

Deadline of this Job:
Wednesday, March 13 2024 

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

Date Posted: Monday, March 04 2024, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Main Job Purpose:
To coordinate and supervise accounting activities in order to enhance accountability of public funds.

Specific Duties and Requirements:
• Coordinate and supervise effectively payroll inputs in order to facilitate payments of salaries and other allowances
• Coordinate timely and accurately the maintenance of books of accounts in order to facilitate efficient storage and retrieval of information
• Coordinate and supervise and timely banking of revenue collections in order to safeguard funds
• Supervise effectively preparation of responses to audit queries in order to facilitate decision making
• Coordinate timely preparation of monthly expenditure statements in order to monitor levels of expenditure
• Coordinate and supervise timely recoveries of loans and advances in order to facilitate repayments
• Coordinate and supervise timely development of individual and unit work plans in order to monitor and evaluate performance
• Supervise effectively the human and other resources in order to attain the objectives of the unit
• Coordinate timely preparation of financial reports in order to facilitate decision making.

Qualifications and Work Experience
(a) Grade 12 School Certificate or equivalent
(b) Bachelor of Accountancy, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent
(c) Foreign qualifications should be interpreted/graded by Zambia Qualifications Authority
(d) 3 years relevant post-qualification work experience in Finance
(e) Paid up Member of Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants, valid for 2024
(f) Must be a Zambian citizen
(g) Should not be above 40 years of age at the date of this Advertisement

Skills and Other Attributes
(a) Able to write comprehensive reports
(b) Able to communicate effectively in English
(c) Computer literate and proficient in excel

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Application letters accompanied with certified copies of Academic Certificates, Curriculum Vitae and the National Registration Card (NRC) should be addressed to the Acting Chief Administrator electronically ONLY to by close of business on 13th March, 2024 and should clearly indicate which position is being sought or applied for. You can also visit our website on

NB: Please note that only Short-listed candidates shall be contacted. Indicate the position applied for on the subject line of the email and scan and send a handwritten application letter. Application which do not have a handwritten letter and position indicated shall not be considered.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Wednesday, March 13 2024
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 04-03-2024
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 04-03-2024
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 04-03-2066
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