Assistant Bursar – Accounting and Finance ( 1 post)

The successful applicant should be able to work under pressure, be a mature person of good repute who enjoys an outstanding reputation in the chosen field, be of high integrity and possess superior interpersonal and communication skills.

Qualifications and Experience

 

  • Applicants must have a first degree in Accounting;
  • A Master’s degree in Accounting, MBA or MBL;
  • A professional qualification such as ACCA/CIMA/CIS/CPA is a requirement;
  • Applicants must have at least four (4) years hands on post qualification experience;
  • Applicants should preferably be registered Public Accountants;
  • Knowledge of computerised accounting packages such as Pastel would be a distinct advantage;

Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Ensuring that accurate monthly trial balance is produced;
  • Checking and maintaining of month end schedules from various sections to ensure accuracy;
  • Preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements including the consolidated financial statements that are IFRS Compliant;
  • Preparation of relevant ledger reconciliations;
  • Preparation of monthly inter-unit reconciliations;
  • Maintaining and updating of investment schedules;
  • Preparation of monthly cash movement schedules;
  • Checking and updating payables and payment batches in the system to ensure correct vote allocation;
  • Checking travel and subsistence advances for completeness and accuracy and passing for payment;
  • Supervising junior staff;
  • Any other duties as assigned from time to time.

Female candidates are encouraged to apply. Police clearance is mandatory for successful candidates.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

Interested and qualified persons should send one set of their application merged in continuous pdf format to recruitment@buse.ac.zw consisting of the application letter, certified copies of educational certificates, transcripts, National ID, Birth Certificate and a Curriculum Vitae giving full personal details including full names, place and date of birth, qualifications, previous employment and experience, telephone number, present salary, date of availability, names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of at least three referees.

 

Applications should clearly indicate the “Post” which is being applied for in the subject line and addressed to:

 

The Assistant Registrar- Human Resources

Bindura University of Science Education

P Bag 1020

BINDURA                  

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. The closing date for the receipt of applications is Monday, 10 October 2022.

For more information phone (66210) 7531-2, 7622, 7623, 0772 154 882-9.                          

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