Finance Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
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Kids Alive Zambia

Position: Finance Assistant

Status: Full time

Reporting to: Finance and Administration Manager

Number of roles reporting to this role: 2

Duration: 1 year (Renewable)

Position Summary

If you are a young person with a passion for what we do and looking for an opportunity to contribute and learn new skills in a loving team, this maybe your chance.

We are looking for a hardworking, agile and creative young person who preferably can demonstrate willingness and ability to share the word of God to both staff and children. The young person will serve as accounts intern for a period of 6 months, working with a loving team

This role will be based in our Zambia head office based at Chikondi village in Lusaka.

Position Responsibilities

Finance

  • Will work towards maintaining an up to date quick books portfolio
  • Ensure filling of all accounts documents securely and in an orderly manner
  • Will process floats for all operational units and ensure timely retirements
  • Will initiate requests and process payments to suppliers
  • Manage sites expenditure within the expenditure budgetary lines
  • Managing petty cash

Essential Skills

  • Strong Christian with unquestionable religious disposition
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong computer skills including Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality
  • Proven ability to work in a team environment
  • Positive attitude, showing concern for people and community
  • High level of self-motivation

Experience and Qualifications

  • University level training or equivalent in accounting
  • Diploma level or part ZICA Technician or licentiate /ACCA level 2
  • Knowledge of quick books or pastel will be added advantage
  • Must be a registered of member of ZICA

Character Requirements

  • A committed Christian with a personal faith in Jesus Christ and a heart for serving orphans and vulnerable children
  • A commitment to champion and contributes towards our organizational culture
  • Consistent commitment to open and honest communication, demonstrating respect for all
  • Integrity and strong character confirmed by references
  • Successful completion of a criminal background check

Who we are:

Kids Alive (www.kidsalive.org) is a Christ-centered organization that believes every child deserves to live free from the bondage of hunger, abuse, and exploitation. Our commitment to this Biblical truth compels us to rescue orphans and vulnerable children, and meet their spiritual, physical, educational, and emotional needs, with compassion and excellence.

Deadline: 11th October , 2020

How to apply: email your application to [email protected] stating in the subject “Finance Assistant”