Financial Accountant

Reference: 6087 CDS
Consultant: Carina de Swardt

Job Description:

  • Delivery of efficient, accurate and on-time monthly financial information and management accounts to our clients
  • Analyse and interpret data in order to provide financial management information for decision making.
  • Responsible for connecting with a portfolio of clients and becoming a trusted advisor through nurturing and understanding our clients’ needs and coaching as required
  • Preparation and reconciliation of monthly group transactions (including foreign currency transactions and inter branch/company), e.g. royalty reports, provisions accounts etc. and as required.
  • Assist to implement and embed benchmark policies and procedures
  • Assist in digitising and innovating around finance systems and automation of processes
  • Assist with the annual group audit preparation, including audit files, balance sheet reconciliations and supporting documents, compliance and attend to audit queries, ensuring unqualified audit reports
  • Assist with preparations of quarterly and annual financial statements for the group (individual entities and consolidation), balance sheets reconciliations, supporting documents and movement for the period
  • Manage liabilities and commitments within budget and cashflow requirements, including recording, reconciliation and settlement
  • Delivery of efficient, accurate and on-time monthly financial information and management accounts to our clients
  • Analyse and interpret data in order to provide financial management information for decision making.
  • Responsible for connecting with a portfolio of clients and becoming a trusted advisor through nurturing and understanding our clients’ needs and coaching as required
  • Preparation and reconciliation of monthly group transactions (including foreign currency transactions and inter branch/company), e.g. royalty reports, provisions accounts etc. and as required.
  • Assist to implement and embed benchmark policies and procedures
  • Assist in digitising and innovating around finance systems and automation of processes
  • Assist with the annual group audit preparation, including audit files, balance sheet reconciliations and supporting documents, compliance and attend to audit queries, ensuring unqualified audit reports
  • Assist with preparations of quarterly and annual financial statements for the group (individual entities and consolidation), balance sheets reconciliations, supporting documents and movement for the period
  • Manage liabilities and commitments within budget and cashflow requirements, including recording, reconciliation and settlement

Qualifications:

  • BCom/ BCom Hons or similar qualification with completed articles
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience within a Corporate Group with a similar structure
  • Proficient in: MS Office Suite: (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint), ACCPAC /Sage 300 ERP or similar system, Automated Spend Management system advantageous (BPM – Business Process Manager or similar)
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

How to Apply:

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za.
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system.
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice.
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.

To apply for this job email your details to exceedhr@exceed.co.za