Employment at Lesotho Water and Sewerage Company (WASCO)


The Lesotho Water and Sewerage Company (WASCO) invites applications from suitably qualified local candidates for the following position:

Job Title : Financial and Management Accounting Manager

Reports to : Director of Finance

Key responsibilities:
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� Preparation of Financial Accounting section’s budget and annual business plan.
� Coordination of the overall Company’s Annual budget.
� Ensure monitoring and controlling of the WASCO’s expenditure against the approved budget.
� Responsible for coordinating the review of WASCO’s budget
â—� Coordination of the timely submission of the quarterly managements reports to management.
â—� Preparation of the annual accounts for audit purposes.
â—� Ensure timely and accurate bank reconciliations and attendance to queries.
â—� Ensure timely reconciliation of control accounts to the general ledger on monthly basis and address any queries pertaining to said accounts.
â—� Check the authenticity and accuracy of the payment vouchers.
â—� Ensure timely and accurate postings to the general ledger and extraction of the trail balance on a monthly basis.
â—� Ensure timely processing of payroll and creditors invoices to ensure that set deadlines are met.
â—� Identify and manage inherent risk associated with payroll, payables and procurement transactions.
� Ensure timely disbursement of Projects’ funds and timely submission of quarterly reports to donors and financiers.
� Prepare regulatory Accounts in line with Regulator’s requirements and standards.

Minimum Qualifications & Experience
â—� Chartered Accountant (ACCA/CIMA) or Equivalent.
â—� At least three (3) years experience in a similar managerial role.

Key Attributes and Competencies:
â—� Operational Decision-Making and applied strategic thinking
â—� Team work
â—� Financial Management and Budgeting
â—� Citizen/ Customer Responsiveness
â—� People Management and Empowerment
â—� Change Management
â—� Communication and Information Management
â—� Problem-solving
â—� Planning and organizing
â—� Project Management
â—� Continuous Improvement and Service Delivery Innovation

Salary and Benefits

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Submission of Applications

Interested candidates should send an application letter, a detailed CV, names of two Referees and certified copies of educational certificates and transcripts to:

The Human Resource Manager
Water and Sewerage Company (PTY) Ltd
P.O. Box 426
Maseru 100
The closing date for submissions of applications is 26​th ​May, 2017.

Disclaimers:
â—� Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.
â—� Correspondence will be directed to short-listed candidates only.
â—� Selection interviews for short-listed candidates will be at a date, time
and place determined by WASCO.
â—� Short-listed candidates will be required to authenticate information
provided in the CV.
â—� WASCO reserves the right to leave an advertised position unfilled if no
suitable candidate is identified.
â—� The employment of successful candidate is subject to positive police
clearance.

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