Reporting Accountant (Ref: KHRAkzn)

Position in the Financial sector in Durban - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Tuesday 30 August 2022
Job Description:

A large well established manufacturing company is looking for a Reporting Accountant to join their ranks 


Main job function

·       The main purpose of the job is to provide accurate and reliable reporting to the relevant reports



BCom Accounting

Honours – added advantage


Duties will include but not be limited too:

5-7 years experience in the finance sector with at least 3 of those years in Financial Management role

Accurate and reliable reporting

Monthly management reports within deadlines

Cash flow forecasts

Actual vs Budget vs forecast analysis

Annual financial reports and statements, GL and trial balance

Annual budgeting

Tax compliance, SARS efiling, VAT 201 and EMP 201 returns

External audit and internal audit management

Balance sheet reconciliations are produced on an accurate and timely basis to include bank reconciliations, debtors, creditors, assets, stock and inter-company account

Ensure budget analysis and variance analysis is done

Query variances and resolve issues identified

Effective management of staff by

Ensure that staff members are motivated by providing leadership and direction.

Conduct performance reviews with staff twice a year.

Undertake personal development/career action plans for incumbents reporting to you.

In consultation with national HR implement training initiatives where required to support on the job training and guidance.

Undertake disciplinary and grievance hearings when necessary.  

Monitor staff discipline against company policy and take action when necessary.

Ensure adherence to Company policies an procedures Compliance with the Chart of Authority

Ensure implementation and adherence to finance policies, procedures and systems across all teams

Manage working capital requirements


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