Accountant (Kensington)

Location: Kensington, Gauteng, South Africa
Date Posted: 06-06-2018
We are looking for a qualified Accountant to handle prepare, compute, manage, research and analyze all accounting data, in order to provide quantitative information on performance, financial position, solvency, liquidity and cash flows of our business.Your role will be to provide financial information to the management team by researching and analyzing accounting data.There is also an element of developing and preparing reports as well as troubleshooting a variety of issues. To do well in this role you need a fine eye for financial detail, experience in accounting and management accounts.


  • Bookkeeping and Accounting to Balance Sheet and Income statement
  • Processing Pastel
  • Monthly Annual Recon
  • General Ledger
  • Statutory Returns and compliance
  • Maintenance of fixed asset register
  • Management Accounts
  • Preparation of budgets and projections


  • Proven working experience as an accountant
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting and corporate finance principles and procedures
  • Excellent accounting software user
  • Strong attention to detail and confidentiality
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Be able to work flexibly
  • Expert at queries, report writing and presenting findings
  • Excellent Skills and Power user in Microsoft Office processing tools and spreadsheets (MS Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet etc.)
  • High-level written and verbal communication skills.
  • The ability to work in a team

Qualifications & Experience

  • Degree or Diploma
  • SAIPA or SAICA articles
  • At least two years’ experience
  • Sound knowledge of Pastel
Start Date
  • July 2018
Expected Salary Bracket
  • Market Related and based on candidate’s experience and qualifications
  • R15 000 – R22 000
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