Job Title

Accountant

South Africa, Western Cape
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R30000 - R30000 Per Month
Area: South Africa, Western Cape
Sector: Financial / Accounting Services
Posted: 27 March 2024

Job Details

SPECIFICATION

A small business based in Paarden Eiland is looking for an Accountant to join their team.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES, NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Financial accounting – keeping books and records of a couple of companies and trusts
  • Payroll
  • Bit of everything else in a small business as there is a very small admin structure
  • Role will entail being hands on and doing everything from processing to month-end
  • Manage a fairly large property portfolio

 

 

We are a plant and equipment rental, sales and service organisation. We currently represent several international brands in South Africa and are looking for an Accountant/Bookkeeper who will manage all things financial in the organisation. They will need to be directly involved in the managing of invoicing, creditors, debtors, bank reconciliation, salaries, sales commissions, tax returns VAT, PAYE, UIF, etc and will need to maintain our books and take them to trial balance. We currently use Sage AccPak and invoicing is done through an inhouse program. Debtor management will require some special attention.

We are looking for someone who is between the ages of 35 and 45 honest, professional, organised, efficient, competent and who takes pride in their work with a fresh view to analyse and manage the existing business accounting processes and who is capable to implement systems and programs to streamline the processes within in the organisation. Automate as much as possible. Optimise the structure of our accounting system. This is an opportunity for a smart and capable individual to become involved in a developing and growing business within South Africa.

Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce
  • Experience in bookkeeping, payroll, taxes & SARS submissions etc.
  • Strong computer skills
  • Strong spreadsheet skills

Our offices are in Paarden Eiland, Cape Town and the position is office based.