Candidates

Candidates

Job Title
Accountant
Employment Type
Full Time
Experience
2 to 2 years
Salary
R20000 to R24999
Job Published
22 June 2021
Job Reference No.
2144140085

Job Description

We are looking for a dynamic accountant who has full function bookkeeping / accounting experience to join a fast growing, exciting team of accountants and CA’s who provide financial and business solutions to individuals, start-up’s and SME’s in South Africa, the UAE and the United Kingdom. The role requires a person who is energetic, self-motivated, adapts well to a fast-paced, changing environment and is committed to the goals of the Company. They need to thrive on a job well done with a strong aspiration for excellent client service and problem solving. This person should be organised, detail orientated, able to effectively multitask, manage deadlines, communicate well with clients.

Responsibilities and duties include (but are not limited to):
• Performance of the accounting function for various clients using Dext and Xero
• Generating client invoices
• Capturing of expenses and monthly costs, reconciling to supplier statements via Dext
• Preparation of accrual and adjustment journals
• Preparation of monthly management accounts
• Payroll function (prepare payslips, generate IRP5’s, EMP201 and EMP501 SARS submissions
• VAT and Income Tax reconciliations to SARS and HMRC for UK clients
• Preparation of annual financial statements for submission to SARS
• Processing of online payments
• Submitting Companies House Annual Statutory Accounts for UK clients
• Reporting to managers on clients
• Communication with and management of relationship with client

Candidate requirements - Skills and Experience
• Recent accounting graduate from mainstream University
• OR
• Accounting qualification plus 2 years’ experience in an internal accounting role or at a cloud-based accounting firm
• OR
• Accounting qualification plus SAICA / SAIPA / CIMA / ACCA articles
• Experience with UK clients / companies BONUS
• Experience with Xero BONUS

Skills

Industries

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