Accountant – Stellenbosch

Full Time
Job Description

My client, an established concern within the fruit industry is seeking to employ an Accountant with a relevant degree and 5 years post qualification experience.

Duties include:

  • Accounting functions up to trial balance including processing of bank statements, bank reconciliations and journals, all payments and processing
  • Management of creditors clerk and the assistants on three nursery sites
  • Debtor’s functions: All invoicing and customer statements, follow up on outstanding debtors, reconciliation of debtor accounts and dealing with queries, reconciliation of all deliveries during season 
  • Monthly internal auditing:  Petty Cash reconciliation for all four sites, weekly wages reconciliation, general ledger account reconciliation
  • Salaries and wages:  Weekly reporting of expenditure against projection of all the employees on the site, the management of all monthly deductions, management of all salary employee’s leave forms and balances
  • Monthly VAT calculations and submission for 4 companies
  • Annual Compensation Commisioner calculations, assessment and regulation of the payments
  • Annual application for Tax Clearance Certificate and CIPC returns
  • All reconciliations for the annual audit and assistance with queries

Requirements:

  • Matric with a B.Comm financial Degree
  • 5 Years post qualification experience
  • Good language skills in English and Afrikaans
  • Excellent computer skills (Nedbank Business Banking, ABSA online banking, SAGE Evolution, Microsoft Office, Excel, SARS Efilling)