Group Accountant (Ref: KHGA)
Remuneration: R60 000

Position in the Financial sector in Ormonde - Gauteng
Posted On Tuesday 9 April 2019
Job Description:

Large retail chain seeks driven, analytical self-starter Accountant to join their team

Main job function

Duties included but not limited to the following: -

Full admin function including processing of cash book, journals as required.

Management of administration staff (Debtors, Bookkeeper, Cash book and creditors) ensuring full compliance with adopted accounting standards

Dailey, weekly and monthly reporting.

Staff roistering and maintenance of payroll records for submission to heads office

Meeting all deadlines as set out by Executive.

Ensure store compliance with set policy and procedures

Review and reporting back to the executive committee on a monthly basis on store performance.

Supplier relations and direct payments in consultation with CFO

Group cash flow planning on a daily basis

Liaise with external auditors in conjunction with group Finance GM

Any other duties or functions as determined by Group Financial Manager or Financial Director

Safe guarding of company assets specifically stock, assets and cash

Able to assist staff as required

Preparation and submission of Monthly VAT 201 returns

Preparation of annual financial statements on Caseware

Preparation of monthly management accounts for review by the group financial manager


BCom Accounting or similar accounting qualification with completed articles


5 year ‘s minimum working experience (post articles)

3 year managing staff

Manage stress specifically in a cash flow constrained environment

Meet deadlines

Self-starter and able to work without supervision

Analytical and accurate

5 Day position

Limited travel to divisional stores will be required

Pastel (Required) Evolution (advantage)

Excel (Required)

Caseware (Required)

Arch advantage 

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 Kay Henderson