Financial Manager/Financial Accountant (Ref: BBFMFA)
Remuneration: R400K – R700K

Position in the Financial sector in Durban - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Tuesday 17 August 2021
Job Description:

Our client is a fuel distribution company based in Durban, is currently seeking a Financial Manager/Financial Accountant to join their growing team

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Main job function

The chosen candidate will be responsible for taking on a leadership role in financial decision-making that affects our company, and will provide strategic financial input to senior management. In addition to being responsible for overseeing the overall accounting process the successful candidate will play a key role in developing and implementing financial procedures to improve and maintain the financial health of the Company.



        Manage the finance department and be accountable for the full financial reporting.

        Oversee the preparation and approval of annual budgets and the periodical reviews thereof to ensure organizational success through cost analysis, and compliance with all tender parameters.

        Compile profit and loss reports per contract per month

        Calculate and sign off monthly rate adjustments with customers

        Cascade rate changes to relevant personnel within the organisation

        Compile and balance off month end invoices for the various contracts

        Control and update company asset register on an ongoing basis

        Oversee the business insurance ensuring that assets are depreciated annually and claims are submitted on time

        Prepare, submit and present monthly management accounts to the Management Team.

        Monitor and evaluate financial information systems and suggest improvements

        Oversee the financial operations of subsidiary companies

        Implement and monitor controls in high risk areas of the finance function

        Oversee year end external audit process

        Oversee annual BEE verification process

        Ensure monthly reporting to regulators such as SARS are done accurately and timeously.



        Degree in Accounting /Business Science

        CA(SA) qualification

        Minimum of 2 years post articles experience

        Pastel Partner/SARS efiling


NB! Experience in logistics environment e.g. Manline, Tanker Services, Unitrans etc essential



A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Bennita Birkett