Junior Accountant – R 20 000.00

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  • Full Time
  • Durban

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Job Title: Junior Accountant – R 20 000.00

Synopsis: Large manufacturing company seeks an energetic individual to assist with the daily accounting duties.
Salary: R300,000-R350,000
Position: Employment Equity Position


To be discussed

Required Skills:

Minimum Requirements: ·         Minimum relevant Accounting degree / diploma. ·         Bcom / Bcom Hons in Accounting with Articles would be an advantage. ·         Experience and understanding of financial and cost management. ·         IFRS and Companies Act knowledge would be an advantage. ·         FOREX knowledge / understanding. ·         Good ERP system knowledge. ·         Minimum 3 years working experience in Manufacturing industry. ·         Good management and business skills. ·         Advanced computer literacy - advanced Excel. ·         Ability to work overtime (required). Competencies: ·         Accurate information gathering and analysis. ·         Awareness of and commitment to company mission. ·         Attention to detail. ·         Understanding of the trial balance. ·         Analysis and understanding of general ledger accounts. ·         Good communication, written and presentation skills. ·         Ability to work under pressure. ·         Dedicated.

Full Description:

Main Duties:

·         Accurate capturing of invoices.

·         Maintain General Ledger accounts on an ERP system

·         Prepare and process month end journals.

·         Prepare payments.

·         Month end close procedures.

·         Accurately prepare monthly management accounts.

·         Assist with variance analysis and explanation.

·         Update Accounts Receivable and issue invoices.

·         Debtors reconciliations.

·         Liaise with customers and related collections of monies.

·         Update Accounts Payable and perform creditor reconciliations.

·         Liaise with suppliers.

·         Maintain Fixed Asset Register.

·         Prepare and submit statutory returns (VAT etc).

·         Support ad hoc requests from Management.

·         Assist with audits from external auditors.

·         Prepare information to support BBBEE requests.

·         Assist with accounting / financial projects.

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