Accountant (REF: AR0094) (Undisclosed Cost to Company Salary) – Claremont, Western Cape

Job Overview

Our client a leading entity in the property sector is looking for an Accountant to join their team


Produce monthly management accounts for various entities,including balance sheet, income statement, and supporting schedules

Ensure Management Accounts packs are correct, and that due date deadlines are met

Review Budget Vs Actual variances and report on any variances

Reconciliation and reports of various company accounts and comment on cash flow

Prepare audit packs, and liaise with auditors regarding annual financial statements

Submission of statutory returns for VAT

Review of payments for correct allocation and VAT treatment

Weekly / daily review of all cashbooks, invoicing, debtors age analysis and assist in the management of the credit control process

Authorisation of payments on the banking portal

Investigate expense variance, and add as notes to Income Statement schedules

Respond to and follow up on accounts queries

Respond to ad hoc projects, queries and analysis thereof

Provide support to the Financial Manager

Review of the system of internal controls and management and promotion of more effective management systems


Tertiary qualification in Accounting. BCOM, BCOM honours or similar


2 years’ experience in a similar role

Solid knowledge of financial processes, systems and related laws

Must have been responsible for managing accounts to balance sheet and income statement

Must have been responsible for ensuring that accounts are accurate and meaningful, and information contained in the accounts is accurate and relevant

Specific Requirements

Job Detail
  • Salary RangeMarket Related
  • Experience2 Years
  • QualificationBachelor Degree
  • AA/EENo