My client is looking for a Financial Accountant to join their team in Isando - Johannesburg.
Duties & Responsibilities
Provides accurate, timely, reliable and complete financial information to management by researching and analysing accounting data; preparing reports, performing transactional processing and close, consolidate, reporting procedures.
Executes on the financial reporting, budgeting and accounting function.
Prepare monthly journal entries
Maintain fixed asset registers
Prepare monthly balance sheet recons
Prepare monthly profit and loss statements for all branches and all business units, approximately 21 branches/business units
Perform variance analysis on all GL accounts
Be involved in the improvement of the financial statements
Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analysing account information.
Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
Recommends financial actions by analysing accounting options.
Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports that management may require.
Responds and addresses financial audit queries.
Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
Complies with financial legal requirements (including Tax, Vat, IFRS etc) by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
Desired Experience & Qualification
Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting Degree.
Completed Articles training to become a Chartered Accountant will be preferred
Experience in financial accounting field.
Logistics or courier business experience.