Unilever Zambia Ltd
Posted Job
over 3 years ago

SEA Supply Chain Finance Accountant

This listings application deadline has expired so it is probably out of date

View all jobs →

Job Number: 180006LC)

Main Job Purpose

o Assistant to the Supply Change Finance Lead Southern Africa, responsibility for the SEA Supply Chain financials across all cost components.

o Preparation of monthly budgets / actuals, all SEA reporting.

o Support on all SC cost areas. Review of savings plans and risk to forecast.

o BP to the SEA Leadership team for SC and Finance Representative in SEA Supply Chain Leadership Team steercoms.

o Balance Sheet recon of all SEA accounts in the relative company ledgers.

Job Summary

o Responsible for leading the cluster finance team to land stretching deliverables and drive value adding mindset change.

o Manage cluster forecasting, reporting of actuals and performing analytics to identify cost saving opportunities for Production, Distribution, Supply chain Indirects and Material costs

o Reporting and analysis of trading working capital movements, risks and opportunities.

o Manage the processes of product costing, transfer price calculation, governance and control of capital investments.

o Provide reliable and timely financial data to key stakeholders to support the decision-making process

o Improve, and ensure compliance with internal processes and implement necessary control procedures to ensure achievement of Supply Chain business and company objectives.

o Instill strong cost control and planning discipline to assist Supply Chain management in controlling risks. Support on Internal / External audits queries.

o Represent cluster on regional controls health indicator committee overseeing controls compliance, identification and addressing of control and business risks.

o Perform business case assessments and report back on feasibility or areas of concern before investments can be progressed.

o Review and manage team performance and identify and execute upskilling to ensure high performing output.

o Perform deep dive analysis into operational challenges heavily impacting profits and present root cause analysis and proposed resolutions to stakeholders.

o Lead and close month end activities. Ensure costs and accruals are appropriately booked with product cost variances investigated and resolved prior to close. Present results to Cluster LT, highlighting key impacts and suggesting corrective measures.

Key Requirements

o A minimum of 3 years Supply Chain Finance experience.

o Qualifications – Degree and / or CA / CIMA

o Skills: Advanced Excel, Strong SAP knowledge, strong analytical skills, strong governance skills, strong Powerpoint skills

o Competencies; Strong Business Partnering, Ability to influence across all levels, Strong Team Player, ability to handle and work under pressure and to tight deadlines, strong bias for action, ability to work with remote teams

How to Apply

Submit your CV and Application on Company Website:

You may be interested in...
Tansi Kitchen - Ginger Snaps image
Buy on Shopbwana
If munching chewy cookies makes you happy. These Ginger Snaps are deliciously baked bites of happiness for that sweet and happy day.
Tansi Kitchen - Brownies image
Buy on Shopbwana
Tansi Kitchen - Brownies
Breads & Pastries
Deliciously chocolaty, chewy and taste bud tingly
Tansi Kitchen -  Cinnamon Rolls image
Buy on Shopbwana
Soft, fluffy and sweet Cinnamon Rolls
Tansi Kitchen - Custard Danish image
Buy on Shopbwana
A delicious little sweet custardy treats everybody loves
Tansi Kitchen -  Apple Danishes image
Buy on Shopbwana
Irresistible flaky, crumb topped, glazed apple pie filled danish
Kwithu Lodge image
Kwithu Lodge
Conference venue
Casual dining restaurant
This Lusaka lodge provides quality accommodation with 21 chalets, offering a comfortable tasteful living experience. Kwithu Lodge has an elegant restaurant serving continental and Zambian dishes, coupled with a bar. The lodge also offers conference facilities in a modern fully equipped venue for up to 250 delegates - ideal for quality corporate events. The chalets are built away from the restaurant, bar and conference facilities, offering a serene living space.
The Big Green Box image
The Big Green Box
Vehicle storage
Removals and Storage
Storage and warehousing
The Big Green Box offers secure self storage on a short or long term basis with over 112 containers available. Hire and use them at the Twin Palm premises or have them delivered to use as secure storage on your own site. Other options are to rent a space for the storage of your own container, secure vehicle storage, secure warehouse facilities and plots of land for larger items. The Big Green Box takes every precaution to ensure all goods are protected whilst in storage. Clients who choose to keep their goods within the premises have access during office hours.
Tamboja Cake & Bake Unlimited image
Tamboja Cake & Bake Unlimited
Food and Groceries
+4 locations
Founded in 2015, Tamboja Cake & Bake Unlimited started out as a small scale supplier of baking aids for cake bakers in Lusaka. But the company soon discovered a demand for their products from all over the country, as well as a market for a number of other items related to more advanced baking - edible decoration, edible printing baking tools etc. Today, Tamboja Cake and Bake Unlimited supplies everything you might need for your home baking or your professional cake baking challenges.
Axis Advisory Ltd image
Axis Advisory Ltd
Company secretarial services
Business consultants
Axis Advisory offers company secretarial services, local company incorporation, foreign company registration, the securing of licences and trade mark registrations. They primarily work with international companies and investors who need to set up legally and professionally in Zambia. They help individuals and corporations investing in Zambia to accomplish their goals and optimise their benefits. Their team is made up of professionals including chartered certified accountants and seasoned lawyers. Clients can rely on the efficient delivery of strategic solutions.
Levant Biotech Company Ltd image
Levant Biotech Company Ltd
Medical equipment and supplies
Laboratory equipment
Pharmaceutical products
A leading healthcare company that supplies quality pharmaceutical, medical and laboratory products in Zambia and the region. Levant Biotech is committed to enhancing health care with relevant products and services that give added value. Through its innovative solutions, the company helps people to feel good, stay healthy and look beautiful. Their clientele is made up of not only individuals, but also hospitals (private and public), clinics, laboratories, chemists and non-governmental organisations. Levant Biotech’s mission is to offer the widest selection of brand-name medical equipment and supplies at the best prices. Make Levant Biotech your one-stop shop for medical products and all things health care related.