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Senior Accountant

Employer
Ntice Sourcing Solutions
Location
West Coast West Coast, Western Cape Western Cape, South Africa
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Jun 30, 2024

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Job Role
Accountant
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, Carmien Tea, a rooibos export and marketing company, known for a wide and innovative range of value-added rooibos products, in the Citrusdal Valley, Western Cape, is looking for a skilled and motivated Senior Accountant to join their team and contribute significantly to their ongoing success.

Role Overview:

As a Senior Accountant, you will play a key role in managing and overseeing operational expenses. This position is ideal for individuals with a strong interest in agriculture and/or FMCG and finance, with a focus on cost analysis. You will work closely with the finance and operational departments to ensure accurate cost reporting, identify cost-saving opportunities, and enhance overall profitability.

Minimum Requirements:
  • 3-5 years of experience in an FMCG or Agriculture organization.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and accounting software (Business Central is a plus).
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Passion for agriculture and/or FMCG with a keen interest in industry details.
  • Willingness to learn and grow within the organization.
  • Knowledge of South African tax regulations and agricultural accounting principles is advantageous.


Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assist with day-to-day accounting functions for company and trust accounts.
  • Conduct detailed analysis and reporting on production costs for various products.
  • Monitor and analyse operational expenses to identify cost-saving opportunities.
  • Collaborate with operational teams to implement and maintain effective cost control measures.
  • Track and reconcile financial transactions related to operational costs.
  • Assist in the preparation of comprehensive financial reports and statements.
  • Support budgeting and forecasting activities related to operational expenses.
  • Provide management with necessary financial data and reports.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and regulatory developments relevant to agricultural and/or FMCG cost accounting.


On Offer:
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and career advancement.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • The chance to contribute to a dynamic and sustainable farming enterprise.


If you are a proactive and detail-oriented accounting professional with a passion for agriculture and FMCG, we encourage you to apply and become a part of our client's dynamic team.

Minimum Requirements:
  • 3-5 years of experience in an FMCG or Agriculture organization.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and accounting software (Business Central is a plus).
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Passion for agriculture and/or FMCG with a keen interest in industry details.
  • Willingness to learn and grow within the organization.
  • Knowledge of South African tax regulations and agricultural accounting principles is advantageous.

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