A financial services company based in the northern suburbs is looking for a Senior Financial Accountant to be responsible for the end to end accounting function and all other financial accounting processes required.
Oversight of end to end accounting functions (Cashbook, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Fixed Assets)
Preparation of monthly management accounts, including monthly journal entries and required reconciliations
Monthly Analytical Reviews of management accounts, with commentary on variances for Revenue and Expenses
Maintain and develop appropriate internal controls
Provide input into the preparation of annual budgets and forecasts
Review and submission of the monthly VAT return as well as the annual and provisional corporate tax returns
Accounting related Degree (B. Com/ Business Science) essential,
Newly qualified CA preferred, but strong working experience will also be considered
At least 2-4 years post articles within a Finance role or 5 years’ experience within a finance team.
MS-Office literate (Particularly advanced at MS Excel).
Understanding IFRS accounting principles and SARs legislation.
Working knowledge of accounting packages – Sage Accpac, SAP, JD Edwards or similar.