Our client, a company in the agricultural industry situated in Stellenbosch , is looking for a Financial Accountant to join their team.
Role objective :
Manage end-to-end financial process with qualify and efficiency whilst identifying cost saving initiatives.
Key responsibilities :
Bookkeeping to trial balance and monthly reconciliation.
Submission and completion of statutory returns (VAT and PAYE).
PAYE reconciliations via Easy File and E-Filing.
Workmen’s compensation submissions.
Preparation of salary schedules and payslips.
Management statements and accounts.
Various reconciliations (bank, salaries, debtors, and creditors).
Stock / inventory reconciliations.
SARS related queries.
Payments of suppliers, SARS, and salaries.
Preparation of asset register and reconciling the assets to the general ledger.
Filing of all supporting documents and assisting auditors with their queries.
Responsible for measuring and implementing financial controls to minimise business risk.
Assist with drafting, tracking, and reporting of budget.
Assist with cash flow planning.
Review financial statements and other financial data and make recommendations to management.
Identify and implement cost saving initiatives to improve company profitability.
Drafting of company specific financial reports to support operational efficiency.
Preparation of financial information for management / shareholders.
Assist Assistant Operations Manager / Managing Director with any other task.
Understand and adhere to the company’s operating procedure as well as health and safety procedures and ensure their team adheres to these.
Any other reasonable task required by company will be given to members of the target group.
Key Requirements :
B Com Accounting Degree / B Accounting Degree / Financial Degree or relevant tertiary qualification.
Minimum 5 years work experience in a similar role.
Strong technical knowledge and skills.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Excellent problem-solving skills.
Excellent excel proficiency.
Effective time management skills.
Ability to work independently.
Attention to detail.
Experience with Xero.
This role reports to the Operations Manager.
The Financial Clerk reports to this role.
Starting date : As soon as possible.
Salary offered : R25 000 R30 000 per month.
Please apply online if you meet the above-mentioned requirements.
Please consider your application as unsuccessful if you have not been contacted within 4 weeks.