|Published||June 19, 2022|
|Location||Cape Town, South Africa|
Our client, a retail company based in Cape Town is looking for an accountant with strong leadership and management skills to lead a financial team of 6+ bookkeepers, senior bookkeepers and administrators. The accounting department is responsible for the accounting function of one-hundred retail outlets in South Africa and will therefore require a strong candidate who can not only lead but improve the efficiency of the department. This will be an in-office position based in Cape Town.
Responsible for accurate and timeous production of monthly management accounts, ensuring that the monthly reporting is properly planned and executed, and all queries are addressed.
Supervision of the senior bookkeeper, bookkeepers, recon administrator, and VAT administrator.
Administration of the stores’ SARS E-filing profile for VAT and PAYE.
Preparation and submission of IT14SDs.
Oversee payroll administration.
Oversee submissions and payment of VAT and PAYE submissions.
Assist in the handling of VAT reviews/audits.
Prepare regulatory reports as requested – NCR and Stats SA.
The submission of CIPC annual returns.
Managing different stakeholders who engage with the Accounting Department.
Manage and maintain the fixed asset registers for all the stores.
Provide support on the Independent Review for the Auditors.
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting. Completed articles will be advantageous
5 – 7 years’ experience in a managerial role.
Excellent accounting software user and administration skills
Awareness of business trends
Experience with Sage Accounting
Remuneration: 55k negotiable (CTC).
Interested candidates can send their CV