Assistant Accountant (AA/EE Position) (REF: KK242) (Market Related Salary) – Cape Town CBD, Western Cape

  • Date Posted: 17th Feb 2020
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Job Overview

Our client, a leader in their industry, is looking for an Assistant Accountant to join their well established team.

Reporting to the Financial Accountant, duties include:

Preparing daily, weekly cash forecasts

Being responsible for the debtors cycle for the Group

Preparing balance sheet reconciliations

Preparing standard and non-routine journals

Being responsible for payroll administration and accounting

Overseeing cash book of the Group

Liaising with Treasury on a daily basis

Being responsible for the bank and clearing thereof for theGroup

Assisting in the preparation of financial statements

Assisting in the preparation of VAT returns of the group

Acting as a back up to other assistant accountant


BCom Accounting or National Diploma in Accounting – articles will be an advantage

Minimum 2 – 4 years relevant experience in a similar position preferably within listed company or a subsidiary of a listed company/commercial background

Systems knowledge – SAP

Income Tax Returns/E-filing/VAT

Intermediate – MS Excel

Good computer writing skills

Computer literate and highly proficient in the use of MS Excel

Strong understanding of accounting and financial principles,processes and practices

Job Detail
  • Salary RangeMarket Related
  • Experience2 Years
  • QualificationB.Com Accounting
  • AA/EEYes