Accountant

Aero Plastic Industries Limited

Aero Plastic Industries Limited in Chirimba Industrial Site, Blantyre is looking for a qualified and experienced accountant urgently who is readily available to start.

Among other duties, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

Preparation of annual and biannual financial statements and consolidation pack for statutory audit.
Managing company external and internal audits by ensuring audit information requirements are provided and management responses are timely.
Preparation of annual budgets and budgetary control through variance analysis.
Preparation of monthly management accounts and reports on operations.
Leading and coordinating credit control operations to ensure that customers pay on time and suppliers are paid on time.
Review of general ledger account schedules
Monitoring performance of company investments
Preparation of various monthly tax returns and other quarterly returns to Malawi
Revenue Authority, TEVET, and Pension scheme managing firm.
Tracking of capital expenditure or projects ensuring spending is on budget and on time.
Timely updating of capital expenditure in the fixed asset register.
Reconciliation of fixed asset register against the nominal ledger.
Conduct yearly physical verification of the Company assets to ascertain their existence and condition. Tagging of all fixed assets.
Ensure that administrative procedures and financial transactions comply with legal requirements.
Delivers timely and accurate reports required by the company and Business
Supervision of Accounts staff.

Educational Requirements and Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and or relevant professional qualification (ACCA, CIMA or its equivalent).
At least 3 years’ experience as an Accountant in a manufacturing industry.
Ability to think strategically and fluency in relating operational actions to financial impact.
High level of analytical and performance management skills, attention to detail and a sceptical mind.
Ability to navigate effectively in situations with stakeholders of varying and sometimes conflicting interests.
Excellent ability in use of Microsoft office applications.
Good understanding of international accounting standards
Management Skills
Good understanding of various laws and directives from all regulators

Interested candidates, who meet the above requirements, should send their Curriculum Vitae with three traceable referees and a covering letter to:

api@globemw.net; and a copy to legrandmkanda@gmail.com; kingsleykapalamula@gmail.com