Financial Accountant

We are looking for an experienced and knowledgeable Senior Finance Accountant to drive the financial operations of the company. You will form part of a team to implement value-added reporting, communicate with internal and external stakeholders, coordinate and participate in projects, and make some of the critical decisions in the finance department. Our A-players are results-driven creative thinkers who like to move fast, get the job done, and have fun doing it. If you love to roll up your sleeves and take on exciting new challenges every day… You should definitely keep reading.


Assist Head of Finance in daily finance functions
Preparing monthly management accounts
Prepare monthly TB, balance sheet and income statement
Management account reporting slides in google slides
Quarterly reporting slides
Balance sheet and general ledger reconciliations (including provision and suspense accounts)
Monthly journals
Calculate month end accruals and provisions
Administration of insurance and provident fund
Administration of Evolution changes (Reporting and GL)
VAT reporting and submission to SARS; Turnover reconciliations
Preparing year-end adjustments and facilitating audit
Payroll administration
Upload of budgets and forecasts
Variance analysis between budgets and forecasts
Stock reporting
Tax calculations
Cashbook imports
Maintain accuracy of general ledger accounts (Imports and invoices)
Perform month-end and year-end accounts closure process
Ensure invoices are properly authorised in accordance with levels of authority and allocate it to correct supplier & general ledger
Assist the finance team with general accounting queries

Experience and qualifications:
BCOMM or equivalent accounting degree
SAICA or SAIPA Articles
Minimum 5 years post articles experience or equivalent relevant experience
Advanced level excel skills
Sage Evolution would be an advantage
Google sheets and slides

Personal attributes:
Results driven
Strong technical and business acumen
Excellent analytical thinking and problem-solving ability
Methodical and meticulous
Thrives under pressure
Adaptable – You adjust quickly to changing priorities and conditions. You cope effectively with complexity and change

Runway is committed to transformation and redressing of past inequalities. Our employment equity goals will be taken into account in our selection process.