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Financial Accountant

Location: Somerset West, Helderberg

Ref: LRF23017

Type: Permanent

Industry: Financial

A niche African-based mineral resource management geological consulting firm is seeking to employ an Accountant (Financial & Management) on a permanent basis. This is an office-based position located in Somerset West, Western Cape.

This role will be responsible for the daily, weekly, monthly and annual financial & accounting functions, plus finance and management reporting to top management.


  • Full bookkeeping function to trial balance, including costs capture analysis
  • Manage and reconcile petty cash
  • VAT Reconciliations and VAT audit procedures
  • Manage payroll administration and leave register
  • PAYE administration, submission, payment (monthly), including biannual EMP501 submissions and year-end IRP5s
  • Keep asset register up to date
  • Review of monthly general ledger reconciliation
  • Preparing project and annual company budgets
  • Actual and forecast comparisons with variance analysis
  • Manage auditor timelines during annual audit
  • Client engagement
  • Ensure company legal compliance


  • Formal Accounting Degree is a must.
  • Other CA, CIMA, SAIPA or AT(SA) qualifications and registrations will be beneficial, but not essential.
  • Min 3 years commercial accounting experience essential, but ideally more experience will be beneficial.
  • Proven track record with strong financial management skills
  • Knowledge of Xero accounting software a major benefit.
  • Excellent communication skills

Salary:  R35k to R50k/month, dependent on skills and experience.



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  • 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.