New Fairmount Hotel and Casino
New Fairmount Hotel and Casino
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Financial Controller

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New Fairmount Hotel in Livingstone, Zambia are looking for an experienced and qualified Financial Controller accredited by the Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants to report directly to our Senior Executives and Management.

Job Title: Financial Controller

Reports to: Senior Executives & Senior Management

Job Summary

Reporting directly to the Senior Executives and Senior Management Team, the overall purpose of the position is to ensure availability of operating funds within the Business unit. To ensure maintenance and implementation of adequate internal controls in line with company policies/procedures and relevant laws. To coordinate the finance function activities and maintain cooperative working relationships with stakeholders. To maintain proper accounting records which disclose with reasonable accuracy the financial performance and position at any time. To coordinate the preparation of the consolidated Business unit budget and to monitor and control its implementation.

Qualification, Experience and Competencies:

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and/or a Higher Diploma in Accountancy / Finance related subject.

Masters Degree in Business Administration, Accounting or Finance is an added advantage.

Minimum of 5 years senior Financial Controller experience ideally in hospitality

Must be a prominent member of ZICA

Knowledge, Skills and Competencies:

Knowledge of accounting, International Financial Reporting Standards, the budgeting process and budgeting principles and practices.

Knowledge of Company policies and procedures and relevant laws such as the Public Finance management Act and Public Procurement Act.

Knowledge of the Financial Management System and should be familiar with the various implemented business information systems and interface points in the company.

A good understanding of business operations of the Company.

Good written and verbal communication.

Highly proficient in Microsoft office applications such as Excel, Word, and Power Point.

Commitment to continuous learning and keeping abreast with the latest Financial Reporting Standards, technological developments, business, and economic trends. Listening, coaching and counselling skills.

Ability to competently perform detailed statistical analysi

Ability to interpret financial data contained in reports & ledgers.

Application deadline
10 Feb 15:00
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New Fairmount Hotel and Casino
Fine dining restaurant
Conference venue
Night club
The New Fairmount Hotel is situated on the main street of Livingstone. It has spacious, air-conditioned en-suite rooms with DSTV, restaurants offering continental, Chinese and Indian cuisine cooked by international chefs, a bar and an outdoor swimming pool. Full conference facilities are also available for up to 270 delegates. The casino has a range of games for the gambling public including table games and slot machines. Dance your night away at the hotel's high-tech night club which offers late night entertainment.