Job title: Assistant Accountant
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 3 to 5 years
Salary: R300000 to R320000
Job published: 06 October 2020
Job reference no: 234675675

Job Description

Excellent career opportunity with leading listed FMCG Group. Report to the Accountant in the Group Office and be responsible for:

Financial Management

  • Day-to-day accounting systems/transactions monitored and reviewed: General Ledger, GRIR Account, Debtors, Fixed Assets, Bank, Payroll, Charges Recoverable, Taxation
  • Reconciliation of Intercompany Customer, Supplier and Loan accounts
  • Intercompany confirmations
  • Journals prepared
  • General Ledger reconciliations compiled
  • Prepare and submit monthly vat returns. Attend to all VAT related queries and audits.
  • Prepare and submit withholding tax returns monthly.
  • Prepare detailed schedules, on a monthly basis required for income tax submission

Reporting and Audits

  • Input to monthly and annual audit packs prepared
  • Quarterly report packs compiled
  • Year-end preparation and Year-end Audit deliverables
  • Prepare monthly accounts for Trust entities.

Budgets and Forecasts

  • Annual budgets and quarterly forecasts prepared
  • Internal controls implemented and monitored

Qualifications and experience

  • B. Comm (Accounting) Degree or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years post qualification experience
  • Knowledge of SAP advantageous