Financial Accountant

at Time Personnel
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Finance
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Cape Town

Description

 

Job Summary

Are you an experienced Accountant with the relevant qualifications looking for a new career in the Somerset West area?

Our client specialising in retail and logistics requires a driven and personable financial Accountant who is bilingual in English and Afrikaans to work with their successful finance team managing the accounting functions for their expanding business.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

 

Matric, own transport

 

Financial Accounting qualification

 

Min 5-10 year’s exp as a Financial Accountant

 

Good oral and written communication skills

 

Excellent analytical and numerical abilities

 

Sound business knowledge

 

Team player

 

Good eye for detail and accuracy

 

Ability to take personal responsibilty of job requirements

 

 

 

DUTIES:

 

 

Gather and monitor financial data (e.g. sales revenues and liabilities)

 

Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual statements (balance sheets and income statements)

 

Forecast costs and revenues

 

Manage tax payments

 

Organize internal audits

 

Prepare budgets (for the entire company and by department)

 

Monitor and report on accounting discrepancies

 

Conduct detailed risk analyses to assess potential investments

 

Analyze financial trends

 

Perform month-end and year-end close processes

 

Year-end preparation and budgets

 

Attend financial meetings

 

Interested candidates can send their CV