Chief Accountant

Full Time

Job Description

We are looking for a qualified, competent, self-driven, experienced accountant of unquestionable
integrity. Candidate must be detail oriented, have a reporting and mathematical aptitude. Must be
SMART and quick to provide solutions

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Ensuring compliance to statutory, finance and tax regulations
  • Communication and collaboration with internal teams, clients and external stakeholders
  • Product costing
  • Producing accurate monthly management accounts information
  • Preparing and reviewing financial statements, ensuring accuracy and compliance of financial reporting with accounting standards and regulations
  • Budget analysis, compliance and monitoring that all expenditures are within budget lines
  • Monitoring financial transactions including accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Prepare and process journal entries as well as month end and ear end closings
  • Assist in developing and implementing internal controls and financial procedures
  • Work closely with other departments to provide financial information and support decision making.
  • Carrying out stock takes

Qualifications and Experience

At least five years’ work experience of which two years must be in cost or inventory accounting in either Healthcare or Agribusiness industry with traceable clean references.

  • Accounting qualification – at least Bachelors /Honours Degree in Accounting
  • Hands on experience in dealing with Statutory Bodies that include ZIMRA, NSSA, ZIMDEF
  • Hands-on experience with MS Office, Pastel or SAGE or other comparable ERP systems
  • A professional qualification ACCA, CIMA, etc. is very desirable and will be a very great advantage

How to Apply

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected]