Reference: 5499 SJ
Consultant: Sone Johnson

Job Description:

  • Manage a team of 2-3 financial accountants (senior and junior)
  • Improve team structure and process, creating efficiencies through innovation and automation
  • Provide technical guidance to the team
  • Drive processes to completion
  • Oversee the accurate execution of compliance activities which comprise VAT, Intrastat (inter EU reporting), SOX compliance, Payroll accounting, Waste reporting, statistical reporting and monthly sanity checks
  • Effectively execute annual tasks according to agreed timelines. These tasks include preparation of local statutory financial statements, managing external audit, preparation of USGaap to statutory reconciliations and the population of tax packs.
  • Provide ongoing support to the business as needed


  • Qualified Chartered Accountant CA(SA) / CPA / equivalent (same technical level)
  • External audit articles/learnership
  • 2-3 years Audit manager and/or Financial Controller experience, preferably in a Group environment
  • 2-3 years hands on team management of 1-3 financial accountants
  • Financial accounting processing and reporting experience
  • Preparation of Income Tax returns and/or tax packs for tax return preparer
  • Preparation of full sets of Financial Statements
  • Good understanding of IFRS or another accounting framework
  • Proven experience as an auditor and working with auditors
  • Technical accounting experience
  • International accounting exposure particularly in the Netherlands, UK, Belgium, SA and Ireland

How to Apply:

  • Email your comprehensive CV to
  • 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