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Accountant - (X3 )

Network Finance
Johannesburg Johannesburg Gauteng, South Africa
Closing date
Jan 3, 2024

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Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time
Reference: NFR002131-BM-1A global financial giant based in the northern suburbs of Gauteng is in search of an Accountant to join their exciting team.
This role aims to provide operational financial processing and support to the Finance Teams, Senior Management and Executive within the group.Key Result Areas/Responsibilities

Under limited supervision, responsible for various activities (including capturing and processing) relating to the maintenance of a complete and accurate general ledger and accounting across the subsidiaries within the group.
Perform financial reconciliations including balance sheet reconciliations and clearing account reconciliations
Resolution of reconciling items within group policy guidelines
Ensuring accounting records are in line with relevant accounting standards and group accounting policies
Assist in the monthly and annual reporting process to ensure timely delivery of accurate financial information, including assistance with statutory compliance as needed.
Assist with audit processes
Build relationships and work collaboratively with subsidiary finance teams and business units outside the finance team to ensure optimal performance of duties
Share knowledge and collaborate to ensure adherence to the accounting standards and group accounting policies.
Collaborate and support the FP&A function on a continuous basis
Ad-hoc requests from line manager.

Role RequirementsTo be successful in the role you will need the following:

Skills and Attributes

An independent, self-motivated individual who works well in a fast-paced environment with a positive, service-oriented attitude and attention to detail
An analytical thinker with a growth mindset, superior problem solving and decision-making skills
Excellent multi-tasker who effectively prioritizes tasks to meet deadlines, whilst allowing time for review
Highest level of integrity and good judgment, with the ability to effectively deal with highly sensitive, confidential information
Advanced levels of proficiency in the following:

Communication skills (all forms).
Knowledge and skills in the principles of accounting, balance sheet management and accounting standards (IFRS)
Microsoft 365 (mainly Excel) skills and proficiency in financial software
Advance Excel proficiency including but not limited to Xlookup and Pivot Tables

Sound interpersonal skills with abilities to engage diverse stakeholders across different teams and geographies.
Deadline driven.

Educational Requirements

Bcom Accounting Degree

Experience Requirements

At least 3 years experience in Financial Accounting environment, preferably in an entrepreneurial or high growth multi-national organisation
Financial Services industry experience is advantageous

R 450000 - R 500000

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