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Reporting Accountant

Reference: 4456 CDS

Consultant: Carina de Swardt

An exciting and challenging new opportunity has become available for a Reporting Accountant at a leading company with a big local and international footprint.

Job Description: 

  • Compile, verify and issue financial reports required by the business, which includes monthly/quarterly/year-end and integrated reporting (SA and BLNS countries). This includes monthly and quarterly statutory reporting to the holding company.
  • Complete the financial forecasting and consolidation of results. This includes submissions to the holding company.
  • Maintain and manage the roll-up sheets system for the divisions (budgeting tool).
  • Build and compile reporting templates.
  • Draft, complete and ensure the annual financial statements are signed off.
  • Liaise with the external auditors.
  • Assist the Tax Accountant with tax calculations at year-end and for financials statements.
  • Ad hoc projects in conjunction with Group Finance Executive.


  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years’ general accounting experience. (Including articles.)
  • BCom with articles is the minimum educational requirement. Recently qualified CA (SA) advantageous.
  • Previous experience in Reporting Accounting (within retail environment advantageous).
  • Proficiency in the latest Microsoft packages (Word & Advanced Excel) is an essential requirement.
  • A strong logical thinking and analytical ability with excellent numerical skills and the ability to be accurate and pay attention to detail.
  • A high energy level and must be performance-driven and deadline-orientated.
  • Excellent planning, organising and time management skills.
  • The ability to remain flexible, function under pressure and maintain a positive attitude and work performance in a variety of circumstances.
  • The ability to multi-task, deal with complexities, and use initiative to solve problems.
  • The ability to work independently, as well as be a team player.

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