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Chief Accountant at Mchenga Coal Mine Limited

  • Full Time
  • Mzuzu
  • Salary: 00

Mchenga Coal Mine Limited


Location: Mzuzu


We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced Chief Accountant to join our team. As a Chief Accountant, you will be responsible for overseeing all financial aspects of our organization, ensuring accuracy, compliance, and efficiency in financial operations. You will play a crucial role in maintaining financial stability, analyzing financial data, and providing strategic financial guidance to the management team.


  • Prepare and analyze financial statements to ensure accuracy and compliance at
    all times.
  • Develop and maintain financial accounting systems for cash management,
    accounts payable, accounts receivable, and petty cash.
  • Monitor and analyze the organization’s financial performance, providing insights
    and recommendations to senior management.
  • Ensure full compliance with all statutory payments such as VAT, WHT, and PAYE,
    as well as meeting all compliance requirements.
  • Prepare financial reports and other regulatory documents for relevant authorities
    in a timely manner.
  • Assist in the development of the annual budget and financial forecasts.
  • Monitor budget variances and provide explanations for significant discrepancies.
  • Establish and maintain internal controls to safeguard financial assets and ensure
    the integrity of financial data.
  • Analyze financial data and trends to provide insights and recommendations for
    business decisions.
  • Collaborate with senior management to develop financial strategies that support
    the organization’s goals and objectives.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field. A professional
    accounting qualification such as CIMA, ACCA is highly desirable.
  • 10+ years of demonstrated experience in accounting or finance roles, including
    management experience.
  • Knowledge of Management Accounting Reporting.
  • In-depth knowledge of Tax Management.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Integrity and ethical behavior, demonstrating a high level of confidentiality and professionalism.

Method Of Application

Please submit your resume and cover letter including certificates and contacts
of three traceable referees to:

The Head HR
Mchenga Coal Mine Limited
PO Box 404

Email: /

Closing date for receiving applications is Friday, 08th December 2023.

Mchenga Coal Mine Limited is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate
diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees

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