Accountant

Location: Caledon, Overberg

Ref: LRF21027

Type: Permanent

Industry: Financial

A great opportunity has arisen for a Professional Accountant at a growing accounting and tax firm in Caledon, Overberg. They are well-known, have a good reputation and large client base.

Due to growth, the firm is seeking to permanently employ accountants that will be able to handle the accounting function in practice environment and the pressure involved. You need to be efficient with new technology and comfortable with various accounting systems.

The ideal candidate will have completed his or her accounting degree and has had exposure to the accounting or finance department of a company.

Duties

  • Business, tax and accounting consulting.
  • Client interaction and relations.
  • Preparation and Review of financial statements.
  • Performing independent reviews.
  • Preparation and Review of tax returns.
  • Preparation and Review of payroll.
  • Preparation and Review of management accounts.
  • Implementation / evaluation of internal controls.
  • Business development.
  • Provide input to engineers developing business systems.

Qualifications

  • Com or B.Acc degree.
  • Qualified by experience in a practice environment as a SAIPA candidate but doesn’t necessarily have to be a registered PA(SA)
  • Knowledge of accounting systems

Requirements

  • Preferably residing in Caledon or nearby vicinity.
  • Must be willing to work overtime to meet client deadlines.
  • Excellent financial, tax and corporate legislation knowledge & experience.
  • Able to work to tight deadlines.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • MS Excel and MS Word literacy required at advanced level.
  • Must be fluent in English and Afrikaans.
  • Bright, energetic, likes technology.

Salary – R18-22k per month.

 

HOW TO APPLY 

  • Ensure you meet all the requirements
  • Complete all the requested information below
  • Remember to attach your CV
  • Once your application has been made, you will receive a generic e-mail to confirm the receipt of your application
  • Only short-listed  candidates will be contacted
  • Should you not be contacted by a consultant within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful