New career opportunity: Qualified Professional Accountant

Tuesday, 4 August, 2020
Marike Sieberhagen     079 349 6247

A great opportunity for a qualified professional accountant to join a growing Accounting Practice in Paarl. The ideal candidate will have a financial qualification, completed SAICA/SAIPA articles and at least two years of post article financial accounting experience. 

Minimum requirements: Qualified Professional Accountant SA

Availability: Immediately

Location: Paarl, Western Cape

Job Type: Full Time; Permanent with a 3-month probation period

Package: Negotiable based on experience and expertise 

Duties and Responsibilities include; but not limited to: 

  • Review and compile draft financial statements and reporting to the director before finalising
  • Discuss annual financial statements with clients along with directors
  • Completion and submission of income and provisional tax return
  • Engage with SARS on behalf of the client
  • Monthly bookkeeping and accounting procedures and assisting clients for tax payments and planning
  • Review and process Monthly Vat Returns and submit the returns online
  • Assist client in salary structure and convey information to thes Payroll unit
  • Completion and submission of CIPC annual returns
  • Assisting clients with the compliance of the companies act
  • Perform changes on CIPC for companies
  • Day-to-day liaison with client
  • Management of bookkeepers that will report to this role

Experience & Characteristics required for this role:

  • Advanced computer literacy
  • Experience in online accounting software like Xero, Sage Accounting, Receiptbank
  • Technology savvy
  • Excellent understanding and knowledge of accounting principles
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Willing to take initiative to deliver results and grow as an individual
  • Professional communication skills
  • Comfortable interacting with external clients at senior levels
  • Strong leadership qualities
  • Ability to work with and understand entrepreneurs

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