Trade Accountant - International Agricultural Commodity Trading House Stellenbosch



Ensure independent and accurate accounting and operational reporting to offer support to the company’s farming operations.

This is a very hands-on, high visibility role and will require intensive commitment.


  • Execute usual accounting functions, which include operating the general ledger system and monthly close responsibilities
  • Ensure accurate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses, including per hectare analysis and comparisons to budgets
  • Prepare monthly account reconciliations per commodity
  • Prepare farmer reconciliations and profitability analysis and reconciliations
  • Inventory Control
  • Co-ordination pivot between farming operational and accounting teams
  • Preparation of operational reports in support to Farming Manager
  • Compile Daily PNL Report
  • Review Trade Position Accuracy
  • Preparation for internal and external audits
  • Improvements to procedures and data integrity
  • Any ad-hoc duties that may arise from time-to-time


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Preference will be given to individuals with exposure to the agriculture industry
  • Knowledge of accepted accounting practices and principles
  • Minimum of 3 years’ work experience

Must be willing to travel between Stellenbosch office and Mpumalanga office on a monthly basis

Competitive market-related salary on offer

To apply, please email CV’s to, stating your current gross ctc monthly salary + notice period