Accountant

Reference: 5052 DB
Consultant: Dorei Barnes

Job Description:

  • Full financial accounting function up till trial balance
  • Manage 2 people in the accounting team
  • Preparation of all statutory functions in terms of SARS recons and submissions
  • Attend SARS Practitioner meetings
  • Tax preparation for submissions to Directors
  • Maintenance of various cash books on Pastel
  • Manage General Ledger reconciliations
  • Preparation and submission of insurance claims
  • Intercompany loans/transaction reconciliations
  • Implementation and maintenance of accounting controls
  • Capture client financial records on Pastel
  • Produce monthly management accounts
  • Liaise with clients regarding queries, payments, information required etc.
  • Manage budgets
  • Process relevant year end journal entries
  • Prepare Trial Balance
  • Prepare quality working paper files, which meets the standards of the Firm
  • Completion and submission of PAYE/UIF/SDL Returns
  • Completion and submission of VAT Returns timeously
  • Manage correctness of job costing
  • Training of junior staff
  • Maintain insurance schedules
  • Monitor debit order activity on bank
  • Maintain Pastel Partner
  • Manage asset register and stock

Qualifications:

  • BCom or similar qualification
  • SAIPA/SAICA articles completed
  • 1 – 2 years post article experience as a full function accountant will be an advantage
  • Relevant experience with stock management/branch accounting/wholesale/sales environment will be an advantage
  • Qualified SAIPA member
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Pastel Partner/Evolution
  • Strong technical skills in accounting
  • Working independently
  • Systems orientated
  • Ability to communicate effectively in Afrikaans and English (written and verbal);
  • Be organized, accurate and thorough;
  • Excellent attention to detail and numerical ability;
  • Problem solving skills;
  • Ability to function well under pressure and to manage own time and outputs;
  • High sense of responsibility
  • Be able to multitask and prioritize
  • Computer literate
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to take ownership of assigned work
  • Deadline-driven
  • Efficient time management
  • Strong staff management 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