Accountant General Ledger – Finance & Administration

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Accountant General Ledger - Finance & Administration

  • Post Date:July 24, 2023
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  • Career Level Other
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
  • Industry Business
Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the post of ACCOUNTANT GENERAL LEDGER – FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION –LEVEL 7 (1 POST) within the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) – an equal opportunity employer.

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparing Annual Financial Statements (Income Statement. Balance Sheet & Cash Flow statement) for audit.
  • Preparing periodic and adhoc internal reports for management
  • Creating and updating master data in SAP for General Ledger Accounts, Profit Centres, Cost Centres, Fund Centres, Accounts receivables and Accounts payables vendor accounts.
  • Addressing internal clients’ in the SAP system.
  • Supervising and tracking implementation of year-end procedures/guidelines in preparation for a clean and timely year-end audit annually.
  • Coordinating Accounts Analysis for all TB balances on a monthly baisis.
  • Monitoring and controlling sectional expenditure against budget.
  • Implementing -sectional plans and reviewing performance
  • Reviewing bank reconciliations for all head office imprest bank accounts and other control accounts.
  • Identifying resource requirements to support operations for the section
  • Prioritising and authorising outgoing payments.
  • Ensuring that all sub ledger modules are posting to the General Ledger and that the balances are reconciling.
  • Recommending system improvements and coordinating FI processes in system upgrades.
  • Ensuring that misposts are resolved in timely manner.
  • Crafting procedures for General ledger accounting.
  • Maintenance of the chart of accounts and alignment of reporting systems to policies
  • Setting up performance standards and appraisal for subordinates.
  • Supervising staff in the section

Job Skills and Competencies

  • Self-starter with the ability to work under pressure and beyond stipulated hours.
  • Unquestionable integrity and commitment to duty.
  • Good analytical skills.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Good organisational, people and time management skills.

Qualifications and Experience

  • A degree in Accounting/Finance or equivalent.
  • Sound technical knowledge of Accounting standards and financial reporting.
  • Knowledge of IPSAS Financial reporting framework is an added advantage
  • Knowledge of SAP is a prerequisite.
  • Computer skills, advanced Microsoft excel, and PowerPoint
  • At least five years working in an accounting environment at supervisory or management level in a large organisation.
  • A Clean Class 4 driver’s licence.

Interested candidates should submit applications, accompanied by a detailed Curriculum Vitae by 28 July 2023, All applications should be emailed to: [email protected] clearly stating the position applied for and addressed to:

The Director, Human Capital
Zimbabwe Revenue Authority
6th Floor ZB Centre
Corner First Street / Kwame Nkrumah Avenue
P. O. Box 4360

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be responded to and females are encouraged to apply.