Job title: Accountant
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 4 to 5 years
Salary: R360000 to R480000
Job published: 03 February 2021
Job reference no: 712713071

Job Description



Cape Town

Excellent career opportunity with a leading medium-sized accounting firm. You will be reporting to the Managing Director and the purpose of this role is to manage client portfolios. 

Minimum requirements:

  • Thorough accounting & bookkeeping knowledge, including preparation of books to trial balance and completion of management accounts is essential
  • 5 years’ experience working in an accounting department within a practice is non-negotiable
  • Pastel processing knowledge
  • Caseware working papers experience
  • Working knowledge of Income Tax & VAT – able to provide professional advice to clients
  • Highly PC literate with advanced Excel knowledge
  • BCom Accounting or similar & post article experience would be advantageous, but is not essential

Key duties or responsibilities:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts for clients (from source documents)
  • Preparation of Vat returns for clients and submission on e-filing
  • Drafting of Annual Financial statements in caseware or excel from Trial Balance’s provided by the client
  • Preparation of annual financial statements after processing all source documents
  • Meeting with clients to discuss and approve the annual accounts.
  • Consulting with clients on their business / individual financial matters
  • Supervising and assisting various bookkeepers/accountants employed by our clients

Please apply online.