Accountant / Bookkeeper

Our client based in Cape Town has an exciting opportunity for an Accountant / Bookkeeper to be involved with the accounting of various entities within the company

The job incumbent will report directly to the Assistant Financial Manager


DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES (including but not limited to)

Produce monthly management accounts for various entities, including balance sheet, income statement, and supporting schedules

Reconciliation and reports of various company accounts concerning cash flow

Prepare audit packs, and liaise with auditors regarding annual financial statements

Statutory returns for VAT

Review of payments for correct allocation and VAT treatment

Weekly / daily review of all cashbook, invoicing, debtors age analysis and assist in the management of the credit control process

Respond to and follow up on accounts queries

Respond to ad hoc projects, queries and analysis thereof

Support Assistant Financial Manager and Group Financial Manager

Review of system of internal controls and management and promotion of more effective management systems

Working hours are Mondays to Fridays from 08h00 to 17h00 with a 45-minute lunch break



Qualifications & Experience

 Tertiary qualification in Bookkeeping or Accounting

3 years’ experience within a similar role with solid knowledge of financial processes, systems and related laws

Skills & Attributes

Communication skills

Computer literate (excellent Excel skills)

Proven organisational skills

Able to perform under pressure

Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

Responsible, accountable and dedicated

Familiar with various accounting packages

Specific Requirements

Own transport

Solid and positive reference checks

Clear health record

Clear credit record

No criminal record

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