SENIOR BOOKKEEPER

Location: Durban

Our National client is looking for a Senior Bookkeeper to join their finance team. Looking for a well-seasoned, mature professional with group accounting experience for a large corporate company. He/she will have previous experience managing a team of finance professionals (Debtors, Creditors & Finance Assistants).

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Maintains an accurate record of financial transactions.
  • Updates and maintains the General Ledger.
  • Processing of Debtors and Creditors.
  • Reconciliations and journaling to trial balance to P&L reporting (up to management accounts)
  • Payment of group accounts.
  • Production of financials (balance sheet, income statement, AFS)
  • Preparation of management accounts.
  • In conjunction with CFO; effective control of budgets and cashflow.
  • Management of banking processes.
  • Management of assets register and insurances.
  • Management of finance team.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Tertiary qualification - accounting / bookkeeping related
  • At least 10 years' experience in a similar role
  • Recent experience working on Sage Evolution / Pastel Partner
  • Group accounting experience in a fast-paced, complex corporate environment
  • Solid track record when it comes to leading a team of finance professionals

Looking for someone with:

  • High attention to detail
  • Very deadline driven
  • Strong multi-tasker / organiser
  • Strong communicator
  • Able to handle pressure and volum

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5 days for an interview. If not contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful.