Accountant (CR249)

Tuesday, 9 April, 2019
Feliciano Cardoso     074 316 0388
Paarl  

Our client who is based in the Winelands region, is looking for an Accountant to join their team.  Experience within the Fruit / FMCG industry will be beneficial. 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Weekly report in preparations of Grower Payments
  • Weekly preparations of Grower Payments
  • Loading of Grower payments on bank systems
  • Sending of payment remittances to growers
  • Grower payments adjustments update in accounting system
  • Bank reconciliations for ZAR & foreign currency accounts
  • Processing of sales invoicing
  • Weekly customer statements
  • Processing of credit notes
  • Receiving of Customer remittances & apply transactions
  • Cashflow management in ZAR & foreign currencies
  • Management of foreign currencies
  • Monthly updating of standard cost's
  • Invoicing of cost's back to producers
  • Management of Balance sheet items, relating to control accounts on standard cost
  • Processing of commercial invoices & payments
  • Monthly report on commercial creditors
  • Various reporting
  • Onboarding of new customers and growers

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Qualifications

  • BTech/ BComm/ BCompt Degree

Experience & Knowledge

  • 3-5 Years accounting experience
  • Articles at registered auditing firm
  • Computer skills and extensive experience in Excel
  • Experience in data systems on accounting side
  • Relevant accounting experience & understanding of the fruit industry would strengthen application
  • Cost accounting & standard cost principles essential
  • Forex handling and options

Characteristics

  • Excellent organisational skills, i.e. prioritization key element
  • Energetic and disciplined
  • Good people skills & leadership abilities
  • Precise and accurate - attention to detail a pre-requisite
  • Be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Must have a hard working mentality/ethic

 

 

SALARY:

Negotiable, depending on experience and knowledge

 

STARTING DATE:

ASAP

 

Please use the following reference number in the subject line of your email:  CR249 when applying for this position. Please submit your CV in Word Format, your salary expectation and notice period to info@cardosorecruitment.co.za. Kindly consider your application unsuccessful should you not receive feedback within 1 week.