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Management Accountant (Contract)

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A prestigious organisation in the chemicals industry is currently seeking an individual to assume the role of Management Accountant. The successful incumbent will be responsible for assisting the Site Financial Controller in all financial procedures connected with the organisation including account reconciliation, management reporting and the improvement or maintenance of internal controls.


  • Process all movements relating to PGM ownership.
  • Check invoices, specifically those relating to PGMs for accuracy and completeness.
  • Process PGM receipts and issues.
  • Calculate the daily PGM coverage requirements.
  • Balance Ownership accounts at month end.
  • Control and prepare all customers PGM accounts.
  • Prepare all refining related schedules
  • Prepare month end financial reports.
  • Mass balance roll forward on Non PGM stock and investigate any variance as well as variance between Accounts and Metal Accounts.
  • Substrate by Substrate roll forward.
  • Prepare daily Margin and Recon Adjustment for Month to date quantity despatched and average margin per piece.
  • Process of account entries and schedules to facilitate month end reporting.
  • Prepare standard and provisional journal schedules.
  • Review Creditor’s reconciliations and ensure action is taken on long outstanding items.
  • Prepare and complete account reconciliations and clear long outstanding items.
  • Perform random checks to ensure that the organisation’ internal controls are being adhered to.
  • Compile necessary schedules for statistics report completion.
  • Replace temporarily another member of the finance team when the need arises.
  • Promptly deal with requests for financial information from other departments.


  • BCom. Accounting.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in an accounting environment.
  • Exposure for imports, exports and transactions comprising foreign exchange.
  • Manufacturing experience with the ability to work in a fast pace environment would be beneficial.

Kindly note, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of your application please consider it unsuccessful.

Position Type

Contract 9 - 12 months

Work Level



Market Related



Salary Type



Cost To Company

Affirmative Action


Geographic Location

Gauteng - JHB East Rand