Experience

  • Accountnat

    at Avedia Energy (Pty) Ltd

    June 2017 - at Present

    Province of the Western Cape

    Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, key responsibilities include: • Ensure that the ERP system is adequately designed to facilitate timely execution of all tasks and smooth running of operations • Design & implement internal control systems and processes to ensure all risks are managed • Manage cashbooks, inventory, accounts receivable & payable functions, fixed assets register • Prepare budgets, financial models, management accounts & annual financial statements • Ensure the business complies with all regulations including import & export clearing, IFRSs in financial statements, VAT, PAYE, WCA, income tax & other regulatory reports • Assist the CFO & COO with business processes design and implementation • Carry out internal checks to ensure staff adheres to systems & procedures • Prepare for audit & assist with interim & final audits • Provide advice and support to the commercial & operation aspects of the business

  • Senior Bookkeeper

    at Lusitania Group

    March 2008 - September 2016

    Province of the Western Cape

    Detailed functions: • Daily Cash books maintenance, bank reconciliations, and cash flow management & banking • Petty cash maintenance • Managing the entire Accounts Receivables control function & the Accounts Payables control function • Maintaining the fixed assets register(s), processing payroll journals • Prepare financial statements (management accounts) monthly and annual reports and ensuring smooth annual external audit • Regular update to the Reporting Accountant & the Group Financial Manager on all relevant information or matters & assist and advise the Group Financial Manager where necessary • VAT & PAYE reconciliations and returns, assist in computing corporate tax & prepare the annual IT14SD reconciliation (to PAYE, Income Tax, VAT201) for audits • Ensure accounting records are prepared in accordance with requirements of the legislation and IFRS, and have them audited annually & ensuring compliance to all systems requirements

  • Accountant

    at Ministry of Local Government & Public Construction (Zimbabwe)

    April 2004 - July 2006

    Harare Province

    Reporting to the Chief Accountant, key responsibilities were: • Accounts payable, receivables, general ledger analysis & reconciliation • Cash flow management, budgeting & budgetary control • Preparation of management reports & statutory returns, • Ensure compliance with systems requirements & provide financial advisory to urban & rural councils • Carry out checks on local authorities’ control systems, risk management processes & accounting systems & recommendations on internal control systems improvements • Systems compliance and prepare for & attending to The Comptroller & Auditor General.

  • Creditors & Costing Clerk

    at CFI Retail t/a Farm & City – Town & Country

    October 2003 - March 2004

    Harare Province

    Reporting to the Creditors & Cost Accountant, key responsibilities were: • Creditors function including accounting for foreign currency transactions & general ledger reconciliations • Branch revenue & cost analysis & correcting accounting errors • Track branch gross profit performance, communicating deviations and make corrections • Stock count & reconciliations • Attending to internal & external audit recommendations

  • Accounts Clerk

    at Rufaro Marketing (Pty) Limited

    September 1999 - September 2003

    Harare Province

    Reporting to the Management Accountant, key responsibilities were • Stock taking & reconciliation • Cash book, debtors & creditors functions including reconciliations • General ledger reconciliation • Assist the management accountant with branch profitability analysis

Education

  • Master of Science in Professional Accountancy

    at University Of London international Programmes

    2016 - at Present (4 years)

  • Chartered certified Accountant - student

    at Association Of Chartered Certified Accountancy

    2009 - at Present (11 years)

  • Bsc (Hons) in Applied Accountancy

    at Oxford Brookes University

    2009 - 2014 (5 years) London

  • Higher Diploma In Accountancy

    at Southern Africa Association of Accountancy

    2000 - 2004 (4 years) Harare Province

  • General Certificate of Education "Advanced" Level

    at David Livingstone

    1997 - 1999 (2 years)

  • General certificate of Education "O" Level

    at Nerutanga High School

    1993 - 1996 (3 years) Manicaland Province

Services offered

  • All round Accountant

    I am a brilliant accountant, not just a number cruncher - my understanding of business processes & procedures is top notch.

    The following are examples of areas of my expertise:
    Full accounts receivable & accounts payable functions, Fixed Assets Register, General Ledger Reconciliation, management accountants preparation, Financial statements, preparation, internal controls & risk management, business processes & procedures, tax (income tax, PAYE, VAT, customs)

Languages

  • English Negotiation

  • Shona Native

  • Xhosa Elementary

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