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Fidelis Building Contractors is one of fast growing , leading construction company with a clear vision for the construction of high quality , durable , aesthetic, and resilient building delivered within the time as client satisfaction .

Our Head office is currently based in Zomba behind Mulunguzi Secondary School. The Company has the following vacant position.


The Accountant shall be responsible to the Managing Director to ensure that there effective financial and accounting systems, controls and standards in place:-

  • Developing, implementing and maintain sound financial management and control systems, policies and procedures.
  • Advising the Managing Director and management team on financial matters and establishing appropriate policies and procedures to ensure compliance with company professional standards.
  • Coordinating the preparation and consolidation of annual budgets , monitoring and controlling expenditure patterns of Fidelis Building Contractors.
  • Directing and overseeing all of the financial activities including the preparation of current financial reports and forecasts for future company growth.
  • Formulating, scheduling and implementing work plans for the company.
  • Preparing tax returns and ensuring that taxes are paid properly on time and advising the company on MRA Legal compliance.
  • Coordinating and leading the annual fiscal planning processes, producing annual budgets including budget reviews and closely monitoring them accordingly.
  • Facilitating and coordinating external audits and directing the development of actions plans based on
    audit recommendations and monitoring progress on achievements.
  • Monitoring and controlling the financial performance against approved targets.
  • Managing the working capital inflows and outflows.
  • Ensuring that an appropriate information technology system is available.
  •  Identifying capacity development needs of subordinates in the departments
  • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.


The position requires a highly motivated and mature and knowledgeable dedicated and professionally qualified.

The successful candidate should have:

  • A proven Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and or Proven Diploma in Accounting


  • Have a minimum of ten years above work experience at a senior accounting management level in a busy working environment and
  • Have demonstrated ability in management, organization and delegation skills.


  • Be computer proficient in computer operation .
  • Be of high integrity, honest and have excellent negotiating skills.
  • Be a strategic thinker with excellent planning and prioritization skills.
  • Mature and good communicator with adequate negotiating.
  • Be trustworthy reliable and responsible and
  • Be ready and willing to work odd hours and sometimes week-ends.

Additional Skills and Abilities

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Good report writing skills.
  • Good analytical and negotiation skills.
  • Strong persuasion /influencing skills.
  • Quick learner and proactive.

Applications Procedure

Eligible candidates meeting the required qualifications and experience should send applications with cover letter, copies of certificates, detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV), names, addresses and telephone numbers to three traceable referees to the following address by the 30th August 2021.

The Managing Director,

Fidelis Building Contractors

P.O. Box 330,


Closing date for the receiving application is 4th September, 2021

Skills Required

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    05 Sep, 2021

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