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Financial Accountant

Vacancy Details

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Our client is currently seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced Financial Accountant to join their dynamic team. The successful candidate must have a tertiary qualification coupled with a 5 years’ experience in a financial environment and will report to the Financial Manager.



  • Daily, weekly and monthly processing of accounting entries
  • Compiling monthly financial reports
  • Completion of monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Process wage and salary payroll journals
  • Assisting with annual budgeting process and monthly forecasting
  • Prepare, examine or analyse accounting records / financial statements
  • Management of general ledger, cask book, creditors and debtors using prescribed accounting package
  • Review loan schedules including interest calculations and balance confirmations
  • Responsible for inter group confirmations
  • Responsible for fixed asset management
  • Computation of normal tax and completion of monthly VAT reconciliation
  • Implement and maintain internal controls
  • Full debtors and creditors reporting
  • Managing two direct reports


Qualifications and experience

  • Relevant B.Com degree or similar
  • Completed articles an advantage or similar professional qualification
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience within a financial environment
  • Knowledge of financial systems would be advantageous


Skills and Competencies

  • Experience in all Microsoft Office applications
  • Intermediate to advance Excel skills
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Numerical acuteness
  • Report writing skills
  • High level of accuracy and detail oriented
  • Results driven in order to meet set deadlines
  • Have sound interpersonal and organisational skills and must be a team player
  • Must be able to work independently in a fast moving environment

Position Type


Work Level



380000.00 - 384000.00


Banking/Finance And Investment

Salary Type



Cost To Company

Affirmative Action


Geographic Location

Western Cape