Financial Accountant

Reference: 9288 RL
Consultant: Rozel Liebenberg 

Job Description: 

  • Financial Accounting and Analysis
  • Conduct in-depth financial accounting tasks and financial analysis to support strategic decision-making.
  • Prepare and analyze financial reports, budgets, and forecasts.
  • Prepare month end journals and trial balance reconciliations.
  • Identify trends, variances, and opportunities for improvement in financial performance.
  • Excel Expertise
  • Utilize advanced Excel functions and formulas to manipulate and analyze large datasets.
  • Design and maintain complex financial models for forecasting and budgeting.
  • Develop automated tools and dashboards to streamline financial reporting processes.
  • Accounting Support
  • Collaborate with the accounting team to ensure accurate and timely month-end and year-end close processes.
  • Assist with year end statutory audits.
  • Data Integrity
  • Ensure data accuracy and integrity in financial reporting systems.
  • Identify and resolve data inconsistencies or errors.
  • Communication
  • Effectively communicate financial insights and recommendations to cross-functional teams.
  • Collaborate with various departments to gather relevant financial information.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree/Diploma in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • 2-3 years experience in similar role.
  • Proven experience in financial analysis and reporting.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel, including experience with pivot tables, VLOOKUP/XLOOKUP, and complex formulas.

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.