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Financial Accountant CA(SA)

Financial Accountant CA(SA)

Durban
Equity

Our client a leader in their field is seeking a Financial Accountant who has a solid track record in the manufacturing sector. You will be required to assist in managing the Groups’ and associated entities, accounting, finance and secretarial functions including assistance with their annual audit and preparation of annual financial statements.
 
Qualifications, Experience and Skills:
  • A postgraduate qualification in Finance. Post article experience is beneficial.
  • CA (SA) qualification is essential.
  • Minimum 3 years appropriate management experience in an accounting environment.
  • Demonstrates understanding of all facets of business operations and interactions, a sound working knowledge of financial management, numeracy and attention to detail.
  • Strong understanding of SA income tax, VAT and other tax legislation.
  • High-level computer literacy (including MS Office / Excel).
  • Sound working knowledge of accounting practises coupled with an ability to write advanced macros and produce high-level spreadsheets and financial modelling
  • Working experience in a financial environment; knowledge of online computer applications (JDE)
  • Demonstrates ability to prioritise and plan work, handle a diversity of tasks simultaneously, meet deadlines consistently, manage projects and cope under pressure.
  • Demonstrates commitment to teamwork, service, integrity and confidentiality. Decisive and assertive with the capability to build/maintain professional relationships.
 
Key Role Responsibilities
  • Assist with preparation of monthly management accounts and Board packs.
  • Assist with financial planning, modelling, budgeting and forecasting.
  • Responsible for preparation of annual insurance declaration and management of ongoing insurance claims.
  • Responsible for Treasury management.
  • Assist with property transactions, property matters and the management of the company’s lease agreements.
  • Preparation of the annual and monthly tax computations and payment of all company taxes including VAT, Income Tax, Dividends Tax, carbon tax and royalty tax.
  • Perform secretarial functions for all companies within the Group.
  • Monitor and supervise all timeous payments of utilities across the company.
  • Obtain forward cover for imports and act as a bank signatory for the Group and entities
Responsible for monitoring of cash throughout the centres.