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Accountant

Employer
Stratogo
Location
North Johannesburg JHB - Northern Suburbs, Gauteng Johannesburg, South Africa
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Jan 1, 2024

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Job Role
Accountant
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client based in Aspen Hills, Johannesburg South.
A leading independent fuel supplier in South Africa while ensuring that the clients enjoy substantial savings from the discounts extended by the major oil refineries.
They allocations are with Sasol, Engen, Total, BP, and Shell country-wide across all major oil refineries. Job Profile: Accountant

Purpose of the Role:
To ensure quality and timeliness of Accounting Services

Qualifications:
MatricDegree / Diploma in Accounting

Work Experience & Duration: Min 3 years

Software Skills:
Advanced Excel, Word, MS Office
Pastel Partner
Pastel Payroll
Sage VIP Payroll
Xero
E-filing
Easy File
QuickBooks
IQ Retail

Knowledge:
  • Vat applicability
  • Vat Zero rated
  • Vat Exempt
  • Tax rates
  • Depreciation Methods
  • Customs Vat
  • Provisional tax calculation (deductions)
  • Bad debts & doubtful debts
  • Gross Profit ratio
  • Operating cost ratio
  • Operating profit ratio
  • Net profit ratio
  • Current Ratio
  • Quick ratio
  • Debt - to- equity Ratio
  • Stock - turnover
  • Inventory ratio
  • Debtors turnover ratio
  • ROI ratio

Competencies;
Excellent communication
Research
Numeracy and Numerical Reasoning and Ability
Verbal Reasoning
High Objective JudgementTimekeeping
Attention to detail

Areas of Responsibilities:
  • Request all required accounting documents and schedules
  • Escalate any delays in getting information
  • Remind and inform clients about any statutory deadlines and information
  • Answer and respond to clients inquiries
  • Maintain strict client confidentially
  • Adhere to accounting professional standards and ethics
  • Client Liaison

Job Specification:
  • Excellent Communication (verbal & written)
  • Research
  • Numeracy and Numeracy Reasoning and Ability
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • High Objective Judgement
  • Timekeeping
  • Attention to detail
  • Proactiveness
  • Moderately Sociable
  • Moderately Accommodating
  • Independent
Key Performance Area:
Reporting: (Prepare and ensure accurate and timeously reporting)
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Customer Reconciliations
  • Suppliers Reconciliations
  • Generate Customer Invoice
  • Generate Supplier Invoice
  • Fixed Assets Register
  • Managements Accounts
  • COIDA for review
  • Customer Relations
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Customer Reconciliations
  • Supplier Reconciliations
  • Stock Reconciliations
  • Payroll - (Fringe Benefits & Allowance )
  • Process Returns for Filing (PAYE, VAT, UIF)
  • Assist Juniors with Accounting standard queries and processes.
Planning
  • Arrangement of all resources towards achievement of all objectives.
Client Relationship Management (Internal and External)
  • Ensure we meet our obligation to clients and visa-versa

Compliance
  • Ensure compliance

Deadline
  • Ensure all internal and external deadlines are met

Communications
Acknowledge all written communication within one hour of receipt thereof and ensure thorough response within 24 hours thereof.

General
I
dentify other revenue generating opportunities
Comply with company and client policy and procedures
Ensure professionalism
Promote the company brand
Live the company values

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