11 Jan '21

Finance, Gauteng JHB - Southern Suburbs

R 35000 - R 40000 Monthly

A Manufacturing Company based in the South is looking an enthusiastic, energetic, vibrant, dynamic recently qualified Accountant with about a Degree and about 5 years experience.

The person will be responsible for: 

    • Assisting in preparing the month-end accounts up to Management Accounts
    • Journaling standard monthly expenses into the accounts
    • Maintaining the companies fixed asset register and calculating the depreciation charges
    • Finance agreement and rental validation, control and reconciliation and input of all related accounts to the general ledger
    • Determining prepayments and accruals figures to be accounted for
    • VAT control, including reasonability tests and reconciliation between VAT return and general ledger
    • Investigating unexpected variances in the Income Statement
    • Setting up and maintaining monthly reconciliations for all balance sheet accounts
    • Preparation of lead schedules for all relevant balance sheet accounts at financial year-end
    • Overall reconciliation of the accounts to ensure that all costs and revenues have been accounted for
    • Preparing and controlling paperwork for foreign payments
    • Helping the Financial Manager with ad hoc assignments


    • Completed Degree
    • 3 - 5 years articles
    • SAP - not negotiable
    • Computer literate, specifically Excel
    • Auditing experience will be beneficial
    • Confident and independent person who is a fast learner
    • Being a team player
    • 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

If you are interested in this position please email your CV to Kavita@smithgarb.co.za 

Ad Visible Until: 31 January 2021
Ref: JHB005716/KM

Vacancy Type: Permanent