Financial Accountant

at Talent Staffing
Location Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Accounting & Finance
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR





A manufacturing company in Johannesburg is looking for a Financial Accountant to start as soon as



Job Summary


  • Maintain complete and proper records of revenue,expenditure, assets and liabilities, and ensure the accuracy and integrity of

financial information.


  • To contribute to the development and implementation of the departmental accounting systems, policies and procedures.


  • Supports the department through the collection, processing, recording, reconciliation and reporting of financial data,

verifying the validity, completeness and accuracy of source documentation.



Educational/ Training requirements


  • Matric – Grade 12


  • B Com/B Compt degree- Completed


  • SAICA articles completed


  • Experience required


  • 2 – 4 years’ post articles experience as a Financial Accountant.


  • 5 years + Pastel Partner experience


  • Advanced computer literacy Microsoft Office, Pastel Partner (VIP payroll,

Lariat/Recycle Prox would be advantageous).


Knowledge required


  • In depth knowledge of inventory in all aspects


  • In depth knowledge of full IFRS/Income Tax/VAT.


  • In depth knowledge of the Basic Conditions of Employment Act



Job duties and responsibilities


  • Preparation of monthly management accounts


  • Approval/ Review bank/petty cash recons & journal entries


  • Processing of month-end/ yearend journal entries


  • Preparation and reconciliation of Monthly Intercompany Accounts Balances and Transactions


  • Prepare monthly and yearend GL Reconciliations


  • Prepare month/year-end cut-off procedures t


  • Compiling of monthly and Yearend Audit Files (Both Electronic and

Hard Copy) :


  • Liaising with Auditors


  • Ad hoc tasks as requested from management.


  • Direct line of reporting- responsible to report to the Group Financial

Director on any and all financial aspects and or queries, as well as reporting

on a monthly basis, as per the KPA


Personal attributes


  • Professional communication skills in English and Afrikaans


  • Excellent ability to analyse, interpret and report on figures and numbers


  • Deadline Orientated with attention to detail


  • Proactive approach


  • Ability to work under pressure


  • Willing to take initiative to deliver results.


  • Excellent attention to detail.


Salary is negotiable depending on experience.


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