Lecturer / Senior Lecturer In Accounting And Finance - Namibia

Botho University - ongwediva, namibia

14 days ago

Company Overview

Botho University was established in Botswana in 1997 has rapidly evolved over the years to become the leading multidisciplinary high quality Tertiary education provider in the SADC region and has campuses in Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and e-Swatini. Botho University now has an international campus in Ongwediva.


Botho University Namibia aspires to be an integral player in establishing an economically diversified, fast growing, and prosperous Namibia built on integrity, excellence, inclusiveness, and financial viability. The campus currently offers eleven qualifications. The portfolio of programmes will be increased as the University grows and strengthens its presence in the country, offering qualifications that are driven by the market demand and the needs of the country. The programmes currently offered are in the key fields of Accounting, Business, Computing and Health.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Ability to inspire and motivate students.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with a good command of English.
  • Good Organizational skills.
  • Ability to coordinate and mentor projects and internship for students including liaison with local accounting institutions and Business industry.
  • Maintain student records and execute various day to day administrative responsibilities involved with teaching.
  • Continuously upgrade skills through self-study and work with peers.
  • Research and publishing.

Qualifications and Skills

  • A Ph.D. or Masters Degree in Accounting, Banking, Finance, Entrepreneurship, Risk Management and Insurance or related field.
  • A minimum of 2 years post qualification experience teaching at a tertiary level.
  • Any accounting professional qualifications such as CIMA and ACCA will be an added advantage.
  • Experience working in the industry is required.
  • Possession of a teaching qualification such as a Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education (PGCHE), Post Graduate Diploma in Higher Education (PGDHE) or Masters in Higher Education or a Master of Philosophy in Education and Training (Mphil LLL), is an added advantage.

Skills and Competencies required:

  • Must be a registered and qualified Assessor or Moderator.
  • Must have 3years of experience in programme / curriculum development.
  • Ability to inspire and motivate students.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with a good command of English.
  • Good Organizational skills.
  • Ability to coordinate and mentor projects and internships for students including liaison with local Science Institutions and Business industry.
  • Maintain student records and execute various day to day administrative responsibilities involved with teaching.
  • Continuously upgrade skills through self- study and work with peers.
  • Be a constructive member of Botho University team.
  • Research and publishing.

Closing Date: May 17, 2022