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Financial Accountant

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Job Description

Location: Johannesburg – Woodmead

Closing Date: 5 July 2019

Reporting Structure: – Financial Manager

Purpose of Position

Responsible for the accounting and management reporting function. Ensuring internal controls are maintained, reviewed and improved where possible. Year-end reporting, liaison with auditors and tax information.


Experience and Skills Required

  • Qualified CA (SA) – with 1-2 years’ experience preferred.
  • Self-motivated, positive-thinking, team player, leader, problem-solver
  • Ability to work under pressure, multitask and prioritize
  • Person of high integrity
  • Deadline orientated
  • Analytical, with great attention to detail

Duties and Responsibilities

Monthly Reporting

  • Ensuring that all items posted to the GL are accurate and complete
  • Reviewing monthly journals which are prepared by the Accountants
  • Reviewing to ensure all recons are prepared timeously, accurately and complete
  • Preparing accurate profit estimates
  • Reviewing processes to determine if changes and efficiencies can be put in place

Financial Analysis

  • Monthly analysis
  • Scenario planning
  • BBBEE reporting on scorecard issues

Forecasting and Budgeting

  • Preparing changes to the rolling 12-month forecast
  • Assisting on the annual budget process

Funding Management

  • Interest repayments on loans and interest rate swaps
  • Mark-to-mark adjustments and hedge accounting

Complete Monthly /Annual Statutory Returns

  • Monthly VAT, PAYE, etc. returns
  • Income tax returns / IT14SD recons


  • Provide input as to how BBBEE initiatives should be structured to ensure sustainability and impact whilst achieving the maximum score.
  • Optimize company processes and structures for the new BBEEE codes

Other Assignments

  • To perform any assignments if and when requested to do so by Financial Manager and any other Executive Officer of the company
  • This description is a general statement of required major duties and responsibilities performed on a regular and continuous basis. It does not exclude other duties as assigned.

“Should you not hear from us 2 weeks after the closure date, please take it that your application has not been successful”.

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