General Ledger Accountant (AA/EE Position) (REF: KK193) (R30 000 to R35 000 p.m.) – Epping, Western Cape

Job Overview

Our client is looking for an experienced General Ledger Accountant to join their team. The main purpose of this role is to prepare and process month-end journal entries, reconcile financial statements and accounts, and to ensure a high degree of data accuracy in the General Ledger.


Performing month-end run and procedures within deadlines

Preparing and processing month-end journals

Assuming overall responsibility for all General Ledger reconciliations

Analysing GL accounts, ensuring a high degree of data accuracy

Performing monthly reconciliations on control accounts

Reconciling inter-company accounts and accruing outstanding invoices for month end reporting

GL Maintenance

Staff management

Assisting with all ad hoc tasks required by line manager and executive management


Relevant Accounting/Finance qualification

At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role

SAP experience

High attention to detail and accuracy

MS Office & advanced Excel

Ability to effectively multitask

Ability to follow processes and procedures

Ability to work well under pressure

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Good teamwork skills, with the ability to develop strong relationships and to work collaboratively within the group

Pro-active approach to implementation of changes in operational and accounting requirements

Problem solving and analytical thinking skills

Strong sense of accountability and excellence

Job Detail
  • Salary RangeR30 000 - R40 000
  • Experience3 Years
  • QualificationAssociate Degree
  • AA/EEYes