Our internationally active and dynamic client, based in Cape Town is looking to appoint a Financial Manager reporting to the Managing Partner.
This position requires an experienced Accountant to manage all operations-based accounting principles, prepare budgets and financial forecasts, and to manage month end and year end close process.
This requires an excellent knowledge of financial regulations and legislation together with excellent cost ability. RESPONSIBILITIES : Maintain financial records by analyzing balance sheets and general ledger accounts.
Reconcile general bank accounts by gathering and balancing information Provide financial status information by preparing special reports, and completing special projects Corrects errors by posting adjusting journal entries Maintains GL accounts Maintains accounting controls by following SOP and policies, and by complying with financial legal requirements Produce profit & Loss balance sheets Handle quarterly and year end Close process Maintain customer and supplier age analysis Prepare the year end audit file Prepare budgets and financial forecasts Processing all purchase invoices Processing payments and receipts (local and international) Preparing Quarterly Management Account packs Prepare VAT201 on a monthly basis Review financial statements during audit time Prepare Quarterly reports as requested Prepare IFRS effect during audit time Required competencies : General math and accounting skills Deadline orientated Reporting skills Attention to detail Confidentiality Thoroughness Quality focused Highly proficient computer skills Working knowledge of VAT and income tax legislation Excellent communication skills Assertive, confident and professional Excellent time management Minimum qualifications and experience required : BTech Accounting or BCom Accounting 5+ years experience as an Accountant Accounting software experience If you are someone with a can do attitude, and will enjoy an environment where each transaction is uniquely different, that is looking for a challenge, especially in an international field, and have some Forex or international experience we would like you to forward your CV to us.