ZIMBABWE CENTRE FOR HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

Zimbabwe Centre for High Performance Computing (ZCHPC) was created through Statutory Instrument 168 of 2019, the Manpower Planning and Development (Zimbabwe Centre for High Performance Computing), Regulations, 2019.

ZCHPC is searching for suitable and qualified candidate to fill the below-stated position:

Accountant – Accounting Information Systems x 1 post
Reports to Finance and Administration Manager

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage all accounting transactions
  • Ensure timely bank payments
  • Prepare budget forecasts
  • Produce monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements in time
  • Compute taxes and prepare tax returns
  • Perform IT control reviews to prevent fraud
  • Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups
  • Perform administration of accounting information systems
  • Perform inventory evaluation of high-performance and cloud computing equipment, applications and data
  • Comply with financial policies and regulations

Qualifications, experience and attributes 

  • A hybrid Bachelor’s degree in Business Studies and Information Technology with essential Accounting and Finance courses, and a minimum of 2.1 degree class is preferred;
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance with a recognised qualification in Information Technology may be considered;
  • Minimum of 2 years of related experience;
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Powerpoint, Outlook, and Excel), and Accounting ERPs;
  • Proven track record of working in supercomputing-related organisations;
  • Ability to work well with management and staff at all levels;
  • Ability to analyse problems and strategise for better solutions;
  • Goal-oriented and organised team player.

Application letters, certified copies of certificates and CVs giving full personal details including full names, place and date of birth, qualifications, experience and names of at least three referees should be sent to the address below by not later than 23 July 2024 clearly indicating the vacancy applied for.

The Director

Zimbabwe Centre for High Performance Computing

High Performance Computing Centre Building

Zimbabwe Science Park 1

630 Churchill Avenue,

Mount Pleasant,

HARARE

Zimbabwe

or email to: [email protected]

Female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be invited for interviews.