Accountant

Fantastic opportunity exists within a successful business within the construction sector for a B.Com Grad plus 3 years accounts experience to support the Financial Manager with the day to day accounts function and assist with reporting.  Great opportunity to learn and grow within a dynamic environment.  Accounts up to Trial Balance essential.  Completion of articles preferred.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensures the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying and entering transactions
  • Prepares and records asset, liability and expense entries by compiling and analysing account information
  • Maintain and balance accounts by verifying, allocating, and reconciling
  • Ability to resolve discrepancies timeously
  • Maintain general ledger, prepare trial balances and journal entries
  • Prepare weekly debtors reports, statements and supporting schedules
  • Create and manage suppliers’
  • Preparation and settlement of supplier payments
  • Review and reconciliation of supplier accounts, liaise with suppliers and follow up on outstanding queries
  • Assist in preparation of cash flow overviews and forecasting
  • Assist in additional finance related functions when required
  • Assist in the preparation and review of monthly VAT reconciliations
  • Assist in the preparation and review of monthly management accounts
  • Ensure proper administration and organisation of documentation
  • Assist in preparation of fortnightly payroll

Desired Experience & Qualification

BCom Accounting degree ESSENTIAL

Minimum 3-5 years’ experience

Good Microsoft Excel skills

Experience with QuickBooks is an advantage

General understanding and knowledge of the construction industry would be an advantage

Experience with Mozambique business operations beneficial