Financial Accountant

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Financial Accountant

  • Post Date:May 31, 2022
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  • Career Level Executive
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
  • Industry Business
Job Description

Grade: D4

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill the post of Financial Accountant, which has arisen in our Finance Department at Mateppe Estate (Marondera), a division of Cairns Foods Limited.

The Job

Reporting to the Finance Executive the successful applicant will, among other key aspects, be responsible for:

  • Preparing monthly financial statements by collecting data; analysing & investigating variances; as well as summarizing data, information, and trends.
  • Preparing year-end and statutory accounts.
  • Implementing adequate high standards of financial controls and ensure compliance within the business.
  • Providing financial advice by studying operational issues, applying financial principles & practices, and developing recommendations.
  • Managing the general ledger including overseeing the monthly balance sheet, banking and inter-company reconciliations.
  • Performing month end closing activities such as account reconciliation, revenue accounting, expense accounting, and multi-currency reporting.
  • Liaising with external auditors and assists with management of the audit process right from the beginning till the end.
  • Analysing business operations, financial commitments, costs, revenues, and trends to develop projections for future revenue and expenses.

The Person

The ideal applicant should possess the following minimum qualifications and attributes:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting ZCTA, CA.
  • At least five years’ related experience, preferably in FMCG & Agricultural environment.
  • Excellent computer operating skills in Microsoft Excel, Word & Power Point.
  • Experience with Sage 1000 is an added advantage.

Applications in writing together with detailed C.Vs. should be submitted by no later than Thursday 02 June 2022 to: [email protected] or post to:

The Human Resources Officer
“Financial Accountant”
Cairns Foods Limited,
P.O Box 1813,

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.