Financial Accountant - neg

Wednesday, 5 May, 2021
Desmaine     0218722648
Western Cape  

Our client in Paarl is looking to employ a Financial Accountant.

This role will be charged primarily with the overall management of the Accounts Receivable function and will be reporting directly to the Financial Manager and as Head of Department, the Chief Financial Officer.

This position requires an individual to have a service attitude and a high level of energy with the ability to function under pressure and respects deadlines.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Responsible for customer master maintenance, invoicing, collections, cash applications, ageing review & customer reconciliations.

Preparation and submission of monthly VAT and PAYE returns.

Month-end and quarterly journal processing.

Monthly reconciliation of balance sheet control accounts.

Monthly payroll processing.

Assistance with other ad-hoc finance projects

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Supervising & managing junior staff who assist in the accounts receivable department.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Completed SAIPA articles with relevant degree
  • 2-3 years’ experience in relevant accounting/procurement environment
  • Extensive e-filing experience
  • Must demonstrate basic knowledge and ability to work with MS Word, Power Point, Internet navigation and e-mail usage.
  • Must demonstrate intermediate knowledge and ability to work with Excel.
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, proportions, percentages & profit margins.
  • Ability to utilize mathematical formulas: to add, subtract, multiply and divide and to calculate decimals and percentages.

Please send cv, qualifications, references, photo and salary expectation to: