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Position Financial Accountant
Area Cape Town
Salary R 35,000 per month
Company type Corporate FMCG Compnay
Qualification and Experience
  • Bcom accounting degree or equivalent;
  • knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards;
  • knowledge of Value Added Tax, Income Tax and Companies Act;
  • exposure to drafting annual financial statements in terms of IFRS;
  • a minimum of 3 years working experience. Articles in a medium to large sized firm would be an added advantage.
 Characteristics and Skills
  • attention to detail and accuracy
  • computer literate (MS-Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook and Pastel Evolution, Caseware)
  • planning and organizing
  • strong communication skills
  • information and task monitoring
  • judgment and problem-solving
  • supervisory skills
  • stress tolerance
Key performance Based in Cape Town the purpose of this position is to, under direction, evaluate business operating data, prepare financial and management accounts and ensure that internal controls, procedures and mechanisms comply with regulatory standards, Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare financial statements including monthly and annual accounts
  • Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures
  • Ensure all financial reporting deadlines are met
  • Prepare financial management reports
  • Ensure accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close
  • Establish and monitor the implementation and maintenance of accounting control procedures
  • Investigate resolve accounting discrepancies and irregularities
  • Continuous management and support of budget and forecast activities
  • Monitor and support taxation issues
  • Develop and maintain financial data bases
  • Financial audit preparation and coordinate the audit process
  • Ensure accurate and appropriate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses
  • Analyze and advise on business operations including revenue and expenditure trends, financial commitments and future revenues
Duration permanent
Equity yes
Contact Loek Wildenburg