Finance Officer

  • Full Time
  • Mzimba
  • Applications have closed

Kawandama Hills Plantation

Citrefine Plantations Limited trading as Kawandama Hills Plantation, an essential oils producing company in Malawi has the following vacant position at its Chikangawa head office in Mzimba.

The successful candidate will, among other duties, be responsible for:

  • Posting transactions in the accounting system (maintenance of the general ledger)
  • Preparation of bank reconciliations
  • Maintenance of petty cash
  • Maintenance of the fixed asset register
  • Handle bank withdraws and deposits
  • Prepare on-line banking payments for approval
  • Receive and process all invoices, expense forms and requests for payment
  • Conduct cash count and reconcile all cash withdrawn from the bank with receipts and cash on hand
  • Keep up to date information at all times in case of surprise cash counts
  • Assist in handling audits e.g. submitting supporting documents as requested by auditors
  • General administrative duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications and skills required

  • At least a ICAM or PAEC Diploma in Accounting.
  • At least 2 – 3 years working experience in similar position.
  • Proficient in use of software packages is a MUST.
  • Excellent knowledge and skills of accounting package is a MUST.
  • Excellent communication, organisational and reporting skills, team player, trustworthy and responsible.
  • Able to work under strict deadlines.
  • Must be ready to work and stay in a VERY REMOTE area.


  • Competitive salary
    Medical cover with MASM and with two family dependants
  • Pension
  • Free accommodation
  • Free water.

Applications with a copy of the Curriculum Vitae (CV) and at least three referees should be submitted not later than 20th October, 2017 to:

The Human Resource Officer
Kawandama Hills Plantation
Post Office Box 1317


Interviews will be conducted on 27th October, 2017.
Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.