Experience

  • Accountant

    at Britam Insurance company

    October 2018 - at Present

    Southern Region

    • Maintaining the general ledger • Generating monthly trial balance • Preparing P&L and Balance Sheet reconciliations • Preparing monthly management accounts • Assisting the Senior Accountant in preparation of annual and monthly budgets • Consolidating accounting statements and preparing the audit pack for the external auditors • Preparing monthly financial performance report to the Chief Executive Officer in line with IFRS Standards • Preparing financial quarterly returns to Reserve Bank of Malawi • Assist in the coordination of internal audit in liaison with the Internal Audit department • Reviewing and posting journals • Reviewing tax schedules and ensure taxes are submitted on time — VAT, PAYE, WHT, FBT • Supervising accounts team and providing technical support as required • Checking validity of daily financial transactions to ensure accurate posting into the system • Reviewing and signing bank reconciliations

  • Audit Senior

    at Deloitte Malawi

    December 2014 - September 2018

    Southern Region

    • Planning audits including obtaining an understanding of the client’s business, the laws and regulations that affect it, and performing risk assessment, to identify significant risks that must be addressed during audit testing. • Auditing financial statements sections in accordance with International Standards on Auditing (ISAs). • Preparing client’s financial statements for audit manager review in compliance with International Accounting Standards (IASs) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs). • Supervising junior auditors on an audit assignment. • Reviewing and testing clients’ internal controls effectiveness and making recommendations on improvements. • Ensuring that clients comply with applicable laws and regulations • Drafting management letter points for clients. • Conducting stock counts for clients. • Following up on auditing findings raised and recommendations made.

  • Administrator

    at Old Mutual Malawi Limited

    October 2013 - December 2014

    Southern Region

    • Posting Group Life Assurance premiums into the system • Posting Pensions receipts into the system • Maintaining Pension Schemes Accounts • Following up on outstanding pension contributions and premiums • Assisting in preparing Fund Accounts

Education

  • CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT

    at INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS IN MALAWI

    2018 - at Present (2 years) Southern Region

  • ACCA

    at PACT COLLEGE

    2012 - 2017 (5 years) Southern Region

Languages

  • English Conversation

Hives