Job Description

A well know manufacturing company, currently has a vacancy available for a senior Accountant (CA).

The successful candidate will assist the Group Accountant with overall accounting function of the group and standards according to legislation and company rules while maintaining the integrity thereof.

To manage the Financial function by applying the principles of planning, organizing, leading and controlling activities and people through the implementation of relevant best practices that are aimed at achieving the organizational and operation’s financial objectives.

Responsibilities:

  • Financial statement preparation
  • Reconciling account balances and bank statements
  • Maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end close procedures.
  • Cost accounting, Credit, Risk management and Stock control malmanagement
  • Complete and submit monthly statutory returns.
  • Prepare daily cash flow and release payments
  • Maintain fixed asset registers, and rebate stock records,
  • Preparation of budget
  • The Senior Accountant will combine excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of accounting principles to analyse financial reports and forecasts.
  • The ideal candidate has also experience collaborating and/or managing a team of Accountants and Junior Accountants

Requirements:

  • Minimum, 10 years’ plus appropriate experience in manufacturing environment.
  • An ability to work well under pressure/stress management.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Fluent in Afrikaans and English.
  • Professional approach and mind-set, Well organized and structured work approach
  • Good time management skills
  • Strong administrative skills
  • Objectivity and ability to focus on matter at hand
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Senior Accountant duties also include ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all of the client’s accounting tasks.
  • The ideal candidate has also experience collaborating and/or managing a team of Accountants and Junior Accountants

Qualifications:

CA(SA)
Tertiary education in Finance: B.Com with Honours and completed articles

Desired Skills:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Management Accounting
  • Operational Accounting

Desired Work Experience:

  • More than 10 years

Desired Qualification Level & Accreditations:

  • Honours
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants

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