Financial Accountant

Reference: SJ 6856

Consultant: Sone Johnson


  • Preparing the month-end accounts up to Management Accounts
  • Investigating unexpected variances in the profit & loss account
  • Overall reconciliation of the accounts to ensure that all costs and revenues have been accounted for
  • Preparing & reviewing monthly reconciliations for balance sheet accounts
  • Managing relevant areas of the annual budget and wider participation in the general process
  • Preparing lead schedules at financial year end
  • Maintaining effective financial controls and reporting structures
  • Contributing to the daily functioning of the finance team and its performance
  • Assisting the Finance Manager with ad hoc assignments


  • CA (SA) or equivalent
  • Have recently (in last six months) completed articles
  • SAP experience or knowledge would be advantageous
  • Confident and independent person who is a fast learner
  • Being a team player
  • Ability to use own initiative and work with minimum supervision
  • Able to work flexible working hours (overtime when/if needed)
  • Able to work under pressure in order to meet strict deadlines
  • A strong entrepreneurial ability
  • An ability to think logically
  • Be assertive and forthright
  • Be enthusiastic, positive and self-energised
  • Have strong relationship building skills
  • Be highly computer literate (Excel)
  • Be conscientious and tenacious
  • Be a motivator
  • An ability to adapt to change quickly and effectively
  • A strong financial and commercial aptitude
  • An ability to see opportunities and turn them into reality
  • A problem solver

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