Accounts Assistants x3

PKF Zambia Chartered Accountants

PKF Zambia is part of PKF International global family of independent firms bound by a shared commitment to quality, integrity and the creation of clarity in a complex regulatory environment. We have offices in over 400 locations and we operate in more than 150 countries across 5 continents, and specialize in providing high-quality audit, accounting and tax, and advisory solutions to international and domestic organizations in all our markets.

Location: Livingstone Office

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Has reasonable knowledge and application of IFRS for SMEs and IFRS.
  • Applies technical knowledge while working on client assignments and is able to answer basic questions.
  • Able to prepare financial statements under the supervision of the supervisor.
  • Identifies when assistance is needed in finding a technical solution and reports any concerns to the team leader or supervisor.
  • Demonstrates awareness of the professions and the Firm’s ethical guidelines.
  • Analyze client’s statutory records such as VAT, PAYE, PACRA returns, etc., making sure that they are prepared in accordance with the law and that the client meets legal obligations.
    Prepare timesheets documenting tasks done and time allocated to each task daily.

Qualifications and other requirements

  • Must be a registered ZICA member
  • At least a ZICA Licentiate holder or equivalent
  • Knowledge of general ledger functions
  • Hands-on experience with Microsoft Office i.e., Word and Excel
  • Related work experience will be an added advantage
  • Able to manage pressure to meet deadlines
  • Able to work late hours were necessary
  • Demonstrates understanding of the relationship between time, resource allocation, and the Firm’s profitability and productivity.
  • Keeps accurate and effective records of own time.
  • Completes own work within timescale and to budget.
  • Able to work under minimal supervision
  • Builds constructive relationships with other team members.
  • Provides relevant feedback to the team leader or supervisor in a timely manner
  • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills

We offer an opportunity for professional development in an international environment and for increasing your abilities and skills in various areas.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 20th January 2023. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

The Human Resource Officer
PKF Zambia Chartered Accountants
Sackville House, Akapelwa Street
P.O. Box 60050

In the case of electronic applications, email [email protected] 

Please send your application letter and other credentials as a single PDF and state the email subject as Accounts Assistant Application

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