Tax and Payroll Accountant job at Private
Website :
315 Days Ago
Linkedid Twitter Share on facebook

Vacancy title:
Tax and Payroll Accountant

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

Jobs at:


Deadline of this Job:
Wednesday, August 16 2023 

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

Date Posted: Tuesday, August 15 2023, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Similar Jobs in Zambia
Learn more about Private
Private jobs in Zambia

We are in search of a detail-oriented and experienced Tax and Payroll Accountant to join our finance team. The ideal candidate should possess a deep understanding of tax laws, exceptional organizational skills, and a strong grasp of payroll processes. In this role, you will be responsible for managing tax compliance, processing payroll, and contributing to the overall financial health of the company.

1. Prepare and file accurate and timely tax returns, including income tax, sales tax, and other relevant taxes, ensuring compliance with all applicable regulations.
2. Stay updated on changes in tax laws and regulations to ensure the company’s tax strategies and practices are current and effective.
3. Collaborate with internal departments to gather financial data needed for tax calculations and reporting.
4. Process payroll accurately and on time, including calculating wages, bonuses, and deductions, and ensuring compliance with labor laws.
5. Maintain accurate payroll records and resolve any discrepancies or issues that arise.
6. Reconcile payroll and tax-related accounts, investigating and resolving any discrepancies.
7. Provide assistance during external audits related to tax or payroll matters.
8. Assist in the preparation of financial reports and statements as required.
9. Stay informed about industry best practices and propose process improvements for tax and payroll functions.

1. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
2. Proven experience as a Tax Accountant and/or Payroll Accountant.
3. Strong understanding of tax regulations, payroll processes, and labor laws.
4. Proficiency in using accounting software and payroll systems.
5. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
6. Detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy.
7. Effective communication and teamwork skills.
8. Ability to work under deadlines and handle confidential information.

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months:

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
• To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and qualifications to  with the subject TAX AND PAYROLL ACCOUNTANT APPLICATION.
• Applications close Wednesday 16th August 2023

All Jobs


Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Wednesday, August 16 2023
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 15-08-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 15-08-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 15-08-2066
Apply Now
Notification Board

Join a Focused Community on job search to uncover both advertised and non-advertised jobs that you may not be aware of. A jobs WhatsApp Group Community can ensure that you know the opportunities happening around you and a jobs Facebook Group Community provides an opportunity to discuss with employers who need to fill urgent position. Click the links to join. You can view previously sent Email Alerts here incase you missed them and Subscribe so that you never miss out.

Caution: Never Pay Money in a Recruitment Process.

Some smart scams can trick you into paying for Psychometric Tests.