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Assistant Accountant

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Lorimak Recruitment
  • Post Date: August 16, 2020
  • Applications 0
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Job Overview

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the above post, which has arisen in the Finance Department, Marketing Division.


  • Ensure timely account payment by customers.
  • Circulate customers ageing analysis to interested parties in the company.
  • Oversee the debtors master file — Customers credit limits and strictly monitor payment terms.
  • Process customer receipts when they settle their accounts.
  • Oversee credit notes issuance and processing the system.
  • Attend to customer queries relating to their account balance on time.
  • At close of quarter and financial year, confirm account balances with customers in writing.
  • Attend to group inter-company reconciliations with divisions and related companies. A file of confirmed monthly balances to be maintained as part of month end procedures.
  • Maintain accurate records of growers’ accounts as creditors i.e. monthly reconciliations.
  • Oversee company C.R.M.
  • Receive and process growers’ invoices timeously and ensure that all the DNs are cleared in the accruals account.
  • Update supplier payments made through the banks.
  • Maintain a file of weekly and monthly reconciliations with growers.
  • Ensure timely settlement of the suppliers’ accounts per signed agreement.
  • Attend to suppliers’ queries with regards to their account balances and required details.
  • Maintain reputable relations with other growers and other suppliers for the company.
  • Complete monthly inter division and inter-company reconciliations on time for reporting.
  • Maintain a file of confirmed and sign off inter division and inter-company reconciliations.
  • Put in place a structure to ensure all data required for the Matrix is received on time.
  • Review and make necessary updates on the Pricing Matrix.


  • Excellent computer skills, particularly Microsoft Excel, Power Point and experience with Sage Evolution
  • Minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience in an FMCG Account environment and should have a proven track record of implementing strong internal controls at least 3 years at a senior level.
  • Accounting degree or any related financial qualification.
  • Full ACCA/CIMA or studying towards a relevant professional qualification
  • Articles of Clerkship and knowledge of CaseWare an added advantage
  • Excellent supervisory, leadership and mentoring skills.

Should you wish to be considered for this role, please submit updated CVs to melody@lorimak.co.zw with ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT as the subject of the email application by 17 August 2020.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job Detail
  • Career LevelOther
  • QualificationDegree
  • Experience5-10 Years
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