Financial Accountant : Procurement (REF: KK273) (Market Related Salary) – Brackenfell, Western Cape

Job Overview

Reporting to the Finance Business Partner and working closely with the Senior Financial Accountant, the successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining the buying trading terms, the calculation, process and review of rebates, and identifying critical stock positions. You will also be responsible for keeping healthy supplier relationships and driving projects for the Group’s Buying Divisions.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

Analysing and reviewing supplier data, rebate schedules,debtor & supplier transactions

Calculating rebates from external information and internal database queries

Invoicing rebates and other billings

Managing supplier queries for the Buying division and obtaining information from other business units

Maintaining and updating supplier trade agreements

Identifying critical stock positions based on defined metrics

Displaying initiative and a strong willingness to learn

Designing and maintaining effective control measures to ensure accuracy of results

Identifying and implementing potential improvements

Influencing others where they are required to improve system and process

Must have good communication skills and interact with external suppliers and internal stakeholders

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

B.Com degree or similar (Preference will be given to SAIPA qualified candidates)

Up to 3 year’s commercial experience

Candidates coming from a similar/same industry are preferred

Advanced level of MS Excel.

Experience in financial and management accounting will be advantageous

Highly numerate with ability to work with quantitative data and work accurately and efficiently

Be able to perform repetitive reporting work with passion and increasing efficiency

Problem solving and solutions driven

The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Attention to detail and passionate focus on data and results accuracy

Experience in Sage 300 will be advantageous

Good knowledge of Accounts Receivables and Payables and Intercompany Accounts

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Job Detail
  • Salary RangeMarket Related
  • Experience3 Years
  • QualificationSAIPA
  • AA/EENo