Finance and Accounting

Accountant Assistant /Admin

Full Time

Our client, an established Accounting and Tax practice and Investment brokerage seek to appoint an Accountant Assistant / Administrator who will assist existing staff with work in both businesses.

Working hours are from Monday to Friday (flexible hours can be discussed).

They require a presentable, well-groomed individual, organised who is eager and enthusiastic to learn new skills. Must have strong personal and work ethics.

The company offers a market related package.

Responsibilities (but not limited to):

  • Assisting the Receptionist – answering switchboard.
  • Assisting with all administration work and reviews of clients.

Accounting:

  • Cashbooks to be captured and reconciled.
  • Reconciliation of various accounts.
  • Submission of statutory returns to SARS.
  • Preparation of working paper files.
  • Assisting with any other deadlines that may arise.

Minimum Requirements:

  • ND or Degree in Accounting would be advantageous
  • Grade 12 (good numeric skills).
  • Fully computer literate with advanced excel skills.
  • Experience in Pastel accounting would be an advantage.
  • Be a well organised person.
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.