Group Financial Accountant (REF: KK343) (Market Related Salar) – Diep River, Western Cape

Job Overview

Our client is looking for a Group Financial Accountant to join their successful, growing team.



Releasing of payments

Preparing VAT returns for specific entities

Preparing for year end audit for specific entities

Preparing cash management daily bank balance sheet

Preparing weekly stats for Executives

Preparing Cash management interest calculation

Preparing the motor vehicle insurance renewal calculation

Reviewing monthly accounts and investigating variances to budget

Reviewing monthly reconciliations for balance sheet accounts

Reviewing annual financial statements of specific entities

Reviewing budgets for specific entities

Assisting with preparing Group consolidated budgets

Assisting with preparing Group consolidated audit results

Assisting with preparing monthly Group management accounts

Compiling information of the Corporate Social Investments for BEE purposes

Assisting with preparing the Dividend, Provisional and final tax returns

Assisting with managing bank accounts

Assisting with the preparation of BEE reviews and audits

Assisting with insurance renewal calculations

Assisting with maintaining company secretarial documents

Assisting with statutory submissions e.g. CIPC returns

Maintaining effective financial controls

Contributing to the daily functioning of the finance team and its performance

Assisting the Financial Executive with ad hoc assignments



Accounting degree or equivalent with minimum 5 years’ experience, or CA(SA) qualification with limited experience

Confident and independent individual who is a fast learner

Ability to use own initiative and work with minimum supervision

Able to work flexible working hours (overtime when/if needed)

Able to work under pressure in order to meet strict deadlines

A strong entrepreneurial ability

An ability to think logically

Be assertive and forthright

Be enthusiastic, positive and self-energised

Have strong relationship building skills

Be highly computer literate (Excel)

Be conscientious and tenacious

Be a motivator

An ability to adapt to change quickly and effectively

A problem solver

Job Detail
  • Salary RangeMarket Related
  • Experience5 Years
  • QualificationCA (SA)
  • AA/EENo