Assistant Bursar- Projects (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 professional qualification such as ACCA/CIMA/CIS/CPA is a requirement;
  • A Master’s degree in Accounting, MBA or MBL would be an added advantage;
  • Applicants must have at least two (2) 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 

  • Supervising junior staff;
  • Ensuring that accurate monthly trial balance is produced;
  • Checking and maintaining of month end schedules from various sections to ensure accuracy;
  • Preparation of consolidated financial statements that are IFRS/ IPSAS 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;
  • Processing all specific funds payments
  • Cary out project viability analysis
  • Any other duties as assigned from time to time.

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


Interested and qualified persons should send one set of their application merged in continuous pdf format to 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


Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. The closing date for the receipt of applications is Monday, 20 March 2023. 

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

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