1 Jun '21

Finance, Gauteng JHB - Eastern Suburbs

R 30 000 - R 35 000 Monthly

A Manufacturing company based in the East Rand has a vacancy for an Accountant with a Degree, experience on Syspro and experience into Africa.

Key Performance Areas (KPA’s) Outputs required to perform the task to obtain the desired deliverables:


General ledger:

Monthly processing of journals namely: accruals, provisions, depreciation, head office cost allocation, salaries / wages, corrections / reallocations;


Review of conciliations:

Monthly balance sheet accounts reconciliations; Monthly intercompany loan accounts reconciliations; Income statement movement reviews and analyses on specific accounts as required


Month end reporting:

Preparation of month end reports for submission to Germany



Review and sign COD & trade account creditors reconciliations; Check payment batch to cheque/EFT register



Review of monthly intercompany invoicing GL allocation

Monthly meeting with credit controller and assist to resolve queries


Returns and reconciliations:

Preparation, completion and submission of monthly VAT returns. Including the year to date VAT reconciliation every month

Attending to all VAT audits


Foreign travelling:

Review employee request for travel form

Review/order forex and arrange travel insurance Review/complete Travel Sheet Recon & updated forex on hand schedule



Inform Insurer of any new acquisitions

Completion of claim forms when necessary



Clerical and administration duties such as filing, record keeping, investigation on queries etc.

Create new GL accounts for new BU's as requested by areas

Assist Buyers with GL Account allocation for expenses

Ensure accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close

Ad-hoc duties



Manage & review debtors, creditors & bookkeeping functions

Train, assist, mentor and develop credit, debtor clerks & bookkeeper



Accounting degree or equivalent

Excellent computer skills (MS Office package)

Syspro is a minimum requirement (not negotiable)

Knowledge of accepted accounting practices and principles

Knowledge of economic principles

Knowledge of auditing practices and principles

Knowledge of applicable law, codes and regulations

Minimum 3 years’ experience in an accountant position in a similar role


Please apply online for this position or please send your CV to Kavita@smithgarb.co.za


Disclaimer: If you haven’t been contacted within 2 weeks of applying for the role, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Other Benefits: Medical Aid, Pension

Ad Visible Until: 30 June 2021
Ref: JHB005890/KM

Vacancy Type: Permanent