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Our client in the manufacturing industry is seeking a Revenue Accountant to join their team. As a Revenue Accountant, you will play a vital role in ensuring accurate financial recording and reporting of revenue related to sales and debtors. Your responsibilities will revolve around tracking, analysing, and reconciling revenue data, collaborating with cross-functional teams, and maintaining compliance with accounting standards and regulations.
- Collaborate with sales and customer service teams to understand contract terms and conditions, ensuring proper revenue recognition in accordance with the applicable accounting standards (e.g., Zambia Financial Reporting Standards – ZFRS).
- Analyze sales contracts and agreements to determine the appropriate timing and method of revenue recognition.
- Monitor revenue streams and identify potential issues, discrepancies, or irregularities.
- Reconcile sales transactions, invoices, and receipts to ensure accurate recording of revenue and debtor-related accounts.
- Investigate and resolve any discrepancies between sales records and financial reports.
- Assist in the preparation of management reports and presentations related to revenue and debtors.
- Stay updated on accounting standards, regulations, and industry practices related to revenue recognition and debtors.
- Assist with internal and external audits by providing relevant documentation and explanations related to revenue recognition and debtor accounts.
- Identify opportunities to enhance revenue recognition processes, streamline workflows, and improve data accuracy.
- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
- Professional accounting qualification (e.g.,ACCA / CIMA) is a plus.
- Solid understanding of revenue recognition principles and accounting standards (e.g., ZFRS).
- At least 3 years experience in revenue accounting, sales reconciliation, or related financial roles.
- Must be a fully paid member of ZICA.
- Proficiency in using accounting software and Microsoft Excel.
- Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
- Effective communication and collaboration abilities.
- Familiarity with Zambian accounting regulations and practices.
Method of Application
To apply kindly send your CV, cover letter and copies of qualifications to firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday 12th September 2023. Please mention “Revenue Accountant” in the subject line.
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