The Salima-Lilongwe Water Supply Company is a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) incorporated for
implementation of the Salima-Lilongwe Water Supply Project. The Company’s mandate is to provide
oversight and guidance in the implementation of the Salima-Lilongwe Water Supply Project, to manage operations and maintenance of the water supply system, and to develop and manage water resources for raw and potable bulk water supply to support the socio-economic development of Malawi. In order to fulfil its mandate, SLWSC invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals of Malawian origin to fill the following positions.

Assistant Finance Officer

Job Title: Assistant Finance Officer
Grade: SLWSC 7
Location: Lilongwe
Reporting To: Finance Officer

Key Responsibilities and Duties

1. Assist the Finance Officer with preparing, reviewing, and analyzing project reports, operating reports,
budgets, and financial statements.
2. Successfully manage accounts receivable and payable, banking and cash management, and payroll.
3. Conduct financial research, analyze data, and prepare special projects
4. Perform month-end closing activities, assist with the annual budgeting process, and prepare and
process payroll.
5. Identify and resolve financial and operational issues, ensure that all internal controls are in place and functional at all times.
6. Preparing audit schedules.
7. Attending quarterly stock takes and updating asset register.

Qualifications and Experience

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • A registered member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Malawi
  • Minimum of 3 years proven work experience in a reputable organization.


Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should submit their application letters, copies of certificates, a Curriculum Vitae and a copy of National Identification Card with details of three traceable referees not later than 9th March, 2024.

The Chief Executive Officer
Salima-Lilongwe Water Supply Company
Area 47, Sector 4/108
Private Bag 346
Capital City