Winelands Region, Western Cape (South Africa)

Market Related Basic Salary

 

Permanent position exists with our client, in the Business & Management industry.

 

Accountant

This position assists the Group Financial Manager in delivering services that touch more than 40 companies.

You will assist a compact team accounting for the Group’s finances, with your main responsibility to handle individual company accounts, reconciliations and a focus on financial analysis and reporting.

Your value to the group will include:

  • Preparation of individual company accounts from source documents to management accounts
  • Reconciliation of bank accounts and general ledger accounts
  • Resolution of un-reconciled items and non-standard transaction treatment
  • Preparation of punctual and meaningful reports across business lines
  • Analysis of monthly and quarterly accounts for reporting purposes
  • Maintenance of control schedules across group accounts

Desired Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a financial accounting role or similar experience
  • Experience in reporting to provide concise and incisive information for business units
  • Strong numeracy and excel skills, as well as practical experience with accounting systems (Xero, Pastel, Sage, VIP)
  • Self-motivated and disciplined with attention to detail
  • Must be able to multi-task, adhere to deadlines and be prepared to work overtime as required