Shemaiah Vimbai Muzukira

  • Gaborone Mogoditshane Block 9 Plot 9167 ,South East
Shemaiah Vimbai Muzukira

Pursuing my career with an organization that will utilize my MANAGEMENT, SUPERVISION & ADMINISTRATIVE skills to benefit mutual growth and success.

Career Focus

              • Enthusiastic University-College Lecturer who has earned trust and respect from students, colleagues and administration for 4+ years.Business Skills Lecturer in English for Business Communication, Office Procedures and Bookkeeping and Accounting with CITY & GUILDS UK.
              • Result based approach assisted in attaining an 80% pass rate for BBA Management students at GIPS 2013, and over 90 % by June 2015 results
              • Ability to train Statistics for Business, Economics, Business Management, Business Environment, Business Law, Accounting 
              • Responsible Accounting and Business Lecturer with excellent communication skills demonstrated by 4+years of teaching experience.
              • Caring teaching professional with over 2 years experience in International courses in ACCA , ABE and ZIM syllabuses.
              • Talented Lecturer with expertise in Accounting, Business, Management and Social Studies.

Accomplishments

          • Lecturing        
          • Attained 100% pass rate on Bookkeeping and Accounts for 2011 session at B - Technical College
          • Attained a 90% first class pass rate on ABE Accounting students for 2012 session in Francistown
          • Ability to teach all levels from Certificate, Diploma and Degree courses in the Business and Accounting field.Pioneer Lecturer for the first local Degree Programmes (BBA) at GIPS College in Gaborone. 
          • Result based approach assisted in attaining an 80% pass rate for BBA Management students at GIPS 2013, and over 90 % by June 2015 results.

          • AccountingSkills
          • Operated computers programmed with accounting software to record, store, and analyze information.
          • Tax Report Preparation
          • Prepared corporate, partnership, personal and foundation tax returns using Pro-System  tax program.
          • Skilled with all types of entities including C Corp., S Corp., partnerships, trusts,non-Profits and individuals. Accounting ReviewsConducted detailed technical and analytical review of  corporate, partnership and corporation tax returns, FAS 109 provisions, and quarterly estimates prepared byassociates.

          • Administration Role
          • Managed to administer the accounting system , in setting up Student ID cards, Preparation and monitoring of students payments and their individual accounts at B-Tech College
          • Registration and invigilation administration for final examinations (ICM ,andZIM's) 

Work History

Work History
Oct 2013 - Present

LECTURER

GABORONE INSTITUTE OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES, GABORONE

1. Ensuring higher level of discipline among students.

Result based approach assisted in attaining an 80% pass rate for BBA Management students at GIPS 2013, and over 90 % by June 2015 results.

2. Designing the complete course curriculum for the students especially BBA students in Statistics, Business Organisations, Business Environment, Economics, Business Studies, Accounting, and other modules in Business Skills.

3. Organize each lesson and professionally present to the students.

4. Ensuring students develop positive attitude towards things and need to motivate through symposium and brainstorming sessions.

5. Assist in the development of school and help them in promotional activities of the school especially in English for Business Communication and Office Procedures.

6. Setting end semester examination and marking

7. College Research Committee member

8.Secretary for departmental meetings

Aug 2011 - Jun 2015

LECTURER

BUSINESS & TECHNICAL COLLEGE , FRANCISTOWN , BOTSWANA
  • Ability to tutor all Business, Accounting, Management courses at all Levels at tertiary level.Result oriented approach and provider of all training requirements for job preparation and mentoring
  • .Attained 100% and 90% results in pass rates for Certificate and Diploma level students at the College from 2011 to 2012 in Accounting, Quantitative Methods and Bookkeeping and Accounts.
  • Ability to make lesson Plans, Schemes of Work on a tertiary level for accreditation and assessment criteria .
  • Honest, Diligent, good communication skills and energetic and can work under pressure.
  • Challenged and motivated students through in-depth lectures and discussions.Inspired students to translate their academic interests into the real world bytaking positive actions.Initiated thought-provoking classroom discussions to help students develop theircritical thinking abilities.
Jul 2013 - Jan 2015

MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT

STRATEGIC CONSULT (PTY) Ltd BOTSWANA
  • Prepared accurate financial statements at end of the quarter.Guided firm reconciliation, payroll, annual bonus, pension funds, annualreporting, and management of investments.
  • Managed accounting operations, accounting close, account reporting andreconciliations.
  • Developed, produced and enhanced risk reports for all business units.
  • Communicated regularly with management regarding portfolio performance andnew loan transaction quality.CEDA and Youth development loan amortisation for individuals
Nov 2008 - May 2011

ACCOUNTS EXECUTIVE

STANBIC BANK ZIMBABWE 
  • Provided customer service for an average of 60 calls per day, answering customer inquiries, solving problems, and providing new product information.
  • Guaranteed positive customer experiences and resolved all customer complaints.
  • Produced money orders for customers.
  • Monitored cash drawers in four check outstations to ensure adequate cash supply.Helped drive sales goals and achieve monthly quota figures.
  • Trained new employees by providing knowledge of specific store tasks and policies.Served as main liaison between customers, management and sales team.

Summary of skills

Skills

LECTURING & CONSULTING

  • Result based approach assisted in attaining an 80% pass rate for all Business Management Lecturers...students at B-Tech College Ftwn 2012.
  • Excellent results produced from 2011 in ABE - Introduction to Accounting,Certificate and Diploma levels
  • Managed to attain good results in the teaching of Quantitative Methods at Certificate and Diploma levels.
  • Innovative teaching methods Inspiring lecturer BBA Degree Lecturer in Business and Accounting and related studies
  • Set Examinations and marking and grading for all Degree students
  • Accomplished academic advisor
  • Expert in QuickBooks ProBookkeeping - ACCPAC accounting skills
  • Cash-flow report generation
  • Budget development
  • Accounting systems assessment
  • Financial reporting
  • Cost accounting
  • General and tax accounting
  • Cost Benefit Analysis (CBAs)

Education

Education
Sep 2015 - Apr 2016

P.hD LEADERSHIP & ORGANISATIONAL CHANGE

WALDEN UNIVERSITY (USA) current studies..........
  • This specialization adheres to critical thinking about conventional organizations and exploration of new ideas about leadership and change.
  • There is development of alternative conceptualizations of management, understanding of social conscious leaders and creation of 21st-century leadership practices.
  • Concerns about effective organization-building will be balanced by the understanding that a socially responsible leader also strives to create an environment beneficial to employees in increasingly cross-cultural work environments.
Jan 2011 - Dec 2012

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION DEGREE

UNIVERSITY OF ZIMBABWE (UZ)

Main area of study focused on Corporate Governance and Dissertation was based on the aspects of management in Delta Corporation Zimbabwe in relation to the changing economic climate's effect on finance of the organisation. Focus on Managerial Economics & Statistics

Coursework in Business Administration.

Graduated Summa Cum Laude... 

Grade - Pass - Class 2.1

Jan 2006 - Dec 2007

HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN ACCOUNTANCY

CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF SECRETARIES AND ADMINISTRATORS ZIMBABWE (ICSAZ)
  • Attained a qualification at a Higher level in Accounting
  • Modules attended ranged from Statistics, Economics and all business related areas
Aug 2003 - Sep 2006

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE HONOURS DEGREE IN POLITICAL SCIENCE

UNIVERSITY OF ZIMBABWE (UZ)
  • Degree Class  : 2.1
  • Coursework in Administration, Accounting, Auditing and Business including governance issues.
  • The Degree is a versatile qualification that broadens your understanding of management issues in government and also private institutions
Jan 2001 - Nov 2002

ADVANCED LEVEL CERTIFICATE (GCHSE) (A-LEVEL)

CHINHOYI HIGH SCHOOL (ZIMBABWE)
  • Attained Good passes in: Management of Business ; Accounting and Geography
Jan 1997 - Nov 2000

ORDINARY LEVEL CERTIFICATE (GCSE) O-LEVEL

SILVEIRA HIGH SCHOOL
  • Attained 9 Ordinary Level passes

Professional Affiliations

1. Accredited TRAINER with The Botswana Training Authority(BOTA)

2. Member of The Zimbabwe Institute of chartered Secretaries and Administrators(ICASZ)

Professional Seminars Attended

          • Have attended over 10 professional meetings domestically and regionally, relating to industry trade associations, professional societies, and academic institutions. A sample of such conferences include the following:Institute for Open Distance Learning positions Unisa at Distance Education conference in October 2013, Opportunities and Challenges faced by Female Entrepreneurs in Developing Countries:   The Zimbabwean Experience at the University of Zimbabwe -- among others.

Publications

          • Working on my first Publication on Changing and adopting to Management strategies. (Proposed Date ......2016)

Professional Growth Activities

          • Currently registered for the Doctorate programme in Leadership and Organisational Change with Walden University (USA). Have been involved in Academies of Management and  International Business.
          • Regularly attend research colloquiums on organizational and managerial research topics at University of Botswana.
          • Co-chaired research colloquiums at B-Tech College on Strategic Alliances and on Management Consulting.
          • Regularly attend academic seminars and workshops on: teaching excellence,executive development, leadership, strategy.Reviewed research papers for potential publication in Academic Journals.

Consulting

          • Have done extensive internal consulting (strategic planning, capital investments,site selection/expansion, technology assessment, and new product development),in corporate staff positions with Strategic Consult Pty.
          • Consulted with the UNISA on strategy development, tourism and engaged an MBA student to conduct related field research.  Consulted on strategic management topics with various corporations.Teach Experiential Management and Management Consulting Practicum courses privately and overseeing BBA student teams working on dozens of projects sponsored by a variety of for-profit and non-profit organizations at B-Tech College campus..  
          • Developed, taught, and coordinated the Honors BBA Buisness Organisation BORG (115) at B-Tech College with the consented Study Manual 2014.

Other Research Activity

          • Examining inter-company collaborations, with particular focus on managerial effectiveness issues relating to these popular forms of organizing work activities to compete in the global economy.
          • Developed and implemented team-teaching modules on Business Organisations,and prepared a report and a working paper on this action-research: 'Globalizing Business Education: A Modular Approach."Examined the impact of information technology on the Distance Learning delivery of graduate programs, and on selected its impact on selected industries (for example: the book retailing and the automotive industries).Exploring literature and case studies on the subject of "Managing People Wisely,"and on effective Management Consulting and Project Management.
          • Currently working on a paper on Business Studies in Administration Studies. 

Interests

Computers

          • Competent in all Microsoft Office programmes including MS-Word, MS-Excel(Spreadsheet), Powerpoint, MS-Works, MS-Publication and Adobe systems
          • Profficient in Accounting computer packages - Quikbooks, ACCPAC, Pastel

Sport

          • Very good in Basketball
          • Likes social Cricket
          • Table tennis

Internet research

          • Politics
          • Sport
          • History
          • Changes in accounting policies and concepts
          • Literature
          • Landscapes
          • Animal life

Outdoor Activities

          • socialising with Financial and Accounting gurus
          • playing darts
          • exercising

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