Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) was established by an act of Parliament to promote the development of the country’s beef and related beef products globally. BMC strives to generate sustainable wealth for the Botswana livestock industry through efficient and equitable procurement, globally competitive operations and achievement of maximum market value for products.
As BMC employees we seek pride and passion in our values where we are always in pursuit of excellence and remaining customer focused at the same time. We are linked by our tendency to be customer focused and by caring towards our people. Demonstrating innovation, courage for change and sense of urgency are first nature to our operations and we believe in creating a rewarding work environment through opportunities for personal development, growth and renewal.
Opportunities have arisen for the following positions:
Main purpose of the Job:
To direct, plan and control all financial management, accounting, and reporting, aspects of the Commission. The job also helps develop and execute financial decisions to help the Commission/Group meet its objectives and performance contract
Key Performance Areas
Providing guidance to staff and management on matters pertaining to accounting, internal control and other finance related issues. This includes providing assistance in reconciliation of accounts and, keeping the books of account up to date and accurately reflecting the transactions entered into by the Commission/Group
Management of the annual budgeting process, and regular review of actuals against the plan figures and latest estimates
Supports financial management in directing budget and cost controls, financial analysis, and accounting procedures. Manages financial statement preparation
Prepares and supervises the financial reports in discussion with all the other departments.
Establish and maintain costing models for the Commission. This includes preparing realization per market and advises management with the view of improving performance
Preparation and review of annual statutory accounts in accordance with international accounting standards
• Analytical skills
• Strong organizational and managerial skills
• Leadership and communication skills
Qualification and Experience Required:
Degree in Accounting and membership of ACCA or an equivalent international recognised professional accounting institute
Experience: At least seven years post qualification accountancy experience at supervisory/managerial level in a large commercial management environment. Experience in in international trade and foreign currency transaction is essential
JOB APPLICATION DETAILS
To apply, please send cover letter, certified copy of academic certificate and CV; including a list names of three (3) referees to
Executive Manager, Human Capital, Botswana Meat Commission, Private Bag 4, Lobatse,
Correspondence will be entered with shortlisted candidates only.
Closing Date: 3rd December 2019