Junior Accountant

Reference:  CDS 6954

Consultant: Carina de Swardt


  • Reconciles processed work by verifying entries and comparing system reports to balances.
  • Charge expenses to accounts and cost centres by analysing invoice/expense reports and recording entries.
  • Ensuring credit is received for outstanding memo’s, issuing stop payments or purchase order amendments.
  • Prepares remittance advises for the refund of employees by receiving and verifying expense reports.
  • Verifies vendor accounts by reconciling monthly statements and supplier ledger accounts.
  • Maintains historical record by filing documents.
  • Disburses petty cash by recording entry, verifying documentation.
  • Ensure that VAT claims are accounted for in line with SARS regulations and requirements.
  • Protect organization’s value by keeping information confidential.
  • Maintaining accounting ledgers by verifying and posting accounts transactions.
  • Maintaining monthly expenses analysis reports.
  • Maintaining the vendor master data on SAP.
  • Ensure debtors are valid and accurate, within payment terms, aged appropriately.
  • Assist in annual financial audits.
  • Monthly reporting requests. (Example: expense reports and sales versus budget reports)
  • All other financial tasks that may be required from time to time to assist management.


  • Degree in Accounting or 4-year Diploma in Accounting.
  • 2-years relevant experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven experience as a junior accountant.
  • Excellent organizing abilities.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen.
  • Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices.

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