Assistant Financial Manager – Johannesberg (Ref JHB0095)

We are seeking an Assistant Financial Manager to join our Financial Department. The position is based in Johannesburg and is a morning-only role.

Duties

Preparation of Monthly and Annual Financial Accounts:
Prepare monthly and annual financial accounts for audit purposes.
Conduct account reconciliations and ensure compliance with financial regulations.
Depreciation of Fixed Assets:
Manage the depreciation process for fixed assets.
Instalment Sale Agreements:
Handle instalment sale agreements related to financial transactions.
Monthly VAT Returns:
Prepare and submit monthly VAT returns.
Drafting Annual Financial Statements on CaseWare:
Utilise CaseWare to draft accurate and compliant annual financial statements.
Assist in Managing the Finance Department:
Collaborate with the finance team to ensure smooth operations and development.
Annual BBBEE Certificate Preparation (Construction Sector):
Plan, prepare, and complete the annual Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) certificate.

Qualifications

Minimum: BCom in Accounting

 

Experience

+ – 5 Years in a similar role.

 

Skills

Financial Data Analyses
Proficient in analysing financial data, identifying trends, and making informed decisions based on data insights.
Accounting
Strong understanding of accounting principles, including financial reporting, budgeting, and reconciliations.
IT
Familiarity with relevant financial software and tools, including SAP Business One, Enterprise (preferable), CaseWare, Microsoft Excel, Word, Power BI, and SAGE 300.
Reporting
Ability to prepare accurate and timely financial reports, including monthly and annual accounts, VAT returns, and other financial statements.

 

Competencies

Communication
Excellent verbal and written communication skills to interact with colleagues, clients, and stakeholders effectively.
Time Management
Proven ability to manage tasks efficiently, meet deadlines, and prioritise work effectively.
Collaboration
A team player who can work collaboratively with colleagues across different departments.

Notes
JG Afrika are committed to the principals of BEE for the advancement of previously disadvantaged individuals.Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only.

 

Contact
Name: Jacqui Sonderegger
Email: [email protected]
Quote Reference: JHB0095