Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following position within the Research Council of Zimbabwe (RCZ).


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for implementing RCZ`s accounting system.
  • Prepares Revenue and Expenditure Forecasts.
  • Prepares monthly, quarterly, bi-annual and annual financial statements.
  • Co-ordinates the development of financial control systems that will ensure efficient and effective collection and disbursement of funds.
  • Undertakes regular and proper reconciliation of all accounts.
  • Reviews, investigates, and corrects errors and inconsistencies in financial entries, documents, and reports.
  • Any other duty as assigned by the Executive Director.

 Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • At least a Master’s degree or equivalent professional qualification in any of the following areas:- Finance and Accountancy from a recognised university.
  • Possession of other relevant post graduate qualifications would be an added advantage.
  • Must have served at a manager or equivalent level for at least four years gaining relevant experience.


Applicants are required to provide names and contact details of at least two referees and write a motivational letter.  Applications together with detailed CVs should be forwarded no later than 31 July 2022 to:

 The Executive Director

RE:  Chief Accountant

11 Stafford Road

Mt. Pleasant

P.O. Box CY294, Causeway

 Or email to: 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  In return the RCZ offers a competitive package commensurate with qualifications and experience.