Regional Accountant (EE candidates) (Ref: AKRA)
Remuneration: R27,000 basic per month

Position in the Financial sector in Briardene - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Monday 20 March 2017
Job Description:

A great opportunity exists for a Regional Accountant to assist Regional and Branch Management with all accounting/admin functions within a large reputable and well know organization.

Main job function

Ensuring that all accounting/admin systems are properly adhered to

Assisting Regional and Branch Management with all accounting/admin functions

Preparing of monthly financial statements and interpretation thereof

Preparation of monthly management reports

Interpreting and writing financial reports once month end results are completed

Preparation of annual budgets

Monitoring performance against budgets and continually re-evaluating forecasts

Understanding statutory requirements, e.g. VAT, imports, exports

Ensuring that official records are accurately and timeously maintained

Supervising / training accounting staff at Branch and Regional level

Liaising with Internal Audit, Salaries, Legal, Human Resources, Transport and IT Departments at Head Office

Reporting to Group Accountant

Involvement in the financial side of operations

Human resource management including performance management

Observant with immaculate attention to detail

Good communication skills

Be able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

Be prepared to work extensive overtime

Must have previous managerial experience in accounting and admin

Understand and be able to calculate and interpret financial results 


BCom Accounting – a MUST

Computer literacy especially in Excel and Word


A minimum of 3 years accounting experience in a commercial environment 

Computer literacy especially in Word and Excel

Be prepared to travel 

Be meticulous and pay attention to detail

Accuracy as the job involves extensive figure work

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 Antonette Klassen