About the job Bookkeeper
Job Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: R25,000 - R30,000 per month
Our client is within the warehousing and retail space , Fast Moving Consumer Goods
Responsibilities: The Bookkeeper will be responsible for overseeing the financial activities of the company and ensuring accurate financial record-keeping. The candidate will report directly to the Finance Manager and collaborate with the finance team.
- Prepare and maintain accurate financial records, including ledgers, journals, and cash books
- Perform reconciliations of bank statements, accounts payable, and accounts receivable.
- Process financial transactions and ensure proper coding and classification.
- Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports.
- Handle general ledger entries and adjustments.
- Ensure compliance with accounting principles, standards, and regulations.
- Monitor and analyze financial data to identify discrepancies and trends.
- Participate in budgeting and forecasting activities.
- Prepare and submit tax returns and other regulatory filings.
- Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders, such as auditors and tax authorities.
- Assist in the development and implementation of financial policies and procedures.
Qualifications and Experience:
- Bachelor's degree or similar in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
- Proven experience as a Bookkeeper / Accountant, with a minimum of 3-5 years of relevant work experience.
- Strong understanding of accounting principles, practices, and regulations.
- Proficiency in using accounting software and MS Office suite, especially Excel.
- Knowledge of tax regulations and compliance.
- Excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Effective communication and interpersonal abilities.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
- Strong organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines.
Non-Response within 2 weeks indicates an unsuccessful application