Datafin

Group Accountant (Maternity Cover Contract) (JHB)

Finance/Admin
Cape Town – Western Cape

ENVIRONMENT:
TAKE responsibility for financial and other tasks related to specific business units as well as group finance activities of a dynamic Internet Service & Network Specialist in Joburg seeking your numerical expertise to fill a 6-month Maternity Cover Contract as a Group Accountant. Your role will entail monthly Financial & Management Reporting, balance sheet preparation and Fixed Asset Capex maintenance including applications, additions, disposal, depreciation, and related accounting entries. The successful incumbent must have completed Matric/Grade 12, have a suitable BCom Degree with at least 3 years work experience in a similar role with strong proficiency in Excel.
 
DUTIES:
  • Monthly Financial and Management Reporting.
  • Meet specific month end deadlines in a timely manner.
  • Capture financial entries, review financial performance, and distribute financial reports.
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Fixed Asset Capex maintenance including applications, additions, disposal, depreciation, and related accounting entries.
  • Prepare Exco packs and PDF documents.
  • Maintain internal control and compliance with company policies.
  • Ad hoc tasks as and when requested.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
Qualifications –
  • Matric / Grade 12 (Compulsory).
  • Relevant BCom Degree.
 
Experience/Skills –
  • At least 3 years working experience as an Accountant.
  • Up to date accounting experience.
  • Proficiency in Excel and Outlook and knowledge of MS Office.
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Must be able to communicate effectively (verbally and written) with management.
  • Ability to work under pressure to manage and meet strict deadlines.
  • Performance driven and attention to detail.
  • Must be able to deliver results in a team environment.
  • Able to work under pressure to manage and meet strict deadlines.
  • Must be reliable and accept responsibility for the tasks assigned to them.