Location: Paarl, Winelands

Ref: LRF20239

Type: Permanent

Industry: Financial

A great opportunity has arisen for an Accountant at a well-known Auditing and Accounting firm in Paarl. They are seeking a reliable, talented, and energetic Accountant to join their team to provide and keep accurate, complete and up-to-date financial records and provide leadership and co-ordination in the administrative, accounting and budget functions in this established business.

You will need to be resourceful, a team-player, positive and have an entrepreneurial mindset. This role will transform into a Financial Manager role at a certain point.


  • Compliance with Accounting and Tax laws and regulations.
  • Experience and good knowledge of IFRS for SMEs, VAT and Income Tax;
  • Technical proficiency in Caseware Working Papers, Xero Accounting, Receipt-Bank and Simplepay, as well as the full Microsoft Office suite.
  • The ability to utilise digital platforms to achieve business outcomes.
  • Budgets and Projections
  • Interpretation and presentation of monthly financial reports to the CEO
  • Overseeing the Debtors and Creditors functions
  • Monthly review of inventories and operating equipment registers
  • Payment of all suppliers
  • Review and administer the payroll system
  • Sign-off of monthly reconciliations
  • Prepare and supply auditors with annual audit requirements


  • Accounting Qualification,
  • SAIPA articles completed and registered as a PA(SA).

Requirements and Responsibilities

  • Preferably residing close to work close to Paarl.
  • MS Excel and MS Word literacy required at advanced level.
  • Must be fluent in English and Afrikaans.
  • Bright, energetic, likes a hands-on approach.
  • Accurate and meticulous.
  • The ability to organise, analyse and prioritise
  • Perform under pressure and meet deadlines
  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team environment 
  • Positive attitude and strong people skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.

Salary – R22 000pm – R30 000pm (negotiable depending on experience).




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  • 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.