Accounting Manager (CR318)

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Full Time
  • Post Date: 25 Oct 2019
Job Description

Our client, an accounting firm based in Paarl, is looking for an Accounting Manager supervise, track and evaluate day-to-day activities of the accounting clerks as well as review and sign off on work performed. 

The responsibilities also include accounting tasks such as keeping financial records updated, preparing reports and tax submissions. The successful candidate should be familiar with all accounting procedures and comfortable with advanced Excel functionalities. 


* Manage and oversee the daily operations of the accounting clerks

* Monitor and analyze accounting data and produce financial reports or statements

* Improve systems and procedures and initiate corrective actions

* Assign projects and direct staff to ensure compliance and accuracy

* Perform accounting, debtors and creditors functions

* Type accurately, prepare and maintain accounting documents and records

* Perform cashbook and general ledger postings and statements

* Reconcile accounts in a timely manner

* Daily enter key data of financial transactions in database

* Provide assistance and support to company personnel

* Research, track and restore accounting or documentation problems and discrepancies

* Perform statutory E-Filing submissions

* Function in accordance with established standards, procedures and applicable laws


* Accounting articles (minimum 3 years) in an accounting firm

* Excellent Excel skills

* Relevant financial tertiary qualification 

* Well organized and Independent 

* Drivers licence and own transport

* Ability to manage a team

* Fluent in Afrikaans & English

* Xero and Pastel proficient


R20 000 per month

Please use the following reference number in the subject line of your email:  CR318 when applying for this position. Please submit your CV in Word Format, your salary expectation and notice period to Kindly consider your application unsuccessful should you not receive feedback within 1 week.