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Management Accountant - Johannesburg, South Africa

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Job Details

Job ID: #6732
Job Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Company Type Agricultural and Mining/ FMCG
Job Role Management Accountant
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary R 600 000 per annum

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 3
Residence Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality South African Resident or Permit Holder
Degree Relevant Degree or Diploma

Job Description

Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Job Status: Open

Our Client is seeking to employ a fit and strong Management Accountant to join their team in Johannesburg.

Main Duties are:
Implementation of sound financial and operational governance principles, to ensure robust and comprehensive financial and operational internal controls are in place to address business risk and compliance with groups policy
Full control of the financial environment of the group
Day to day aspects of treasury including cash flow forecasting and daily bank and cash reconciliations
Full Debtors Management, reporting and analysis
Ensure proper controls for the entire Non- raw material procurement function
Daily / Operational overall
Day to day management of Accounting Department, including performance appraisals and assessment of appropriate task / responsibility allocations and optimal team structure
Credit Risk Compliance and monitoring- supervise the production of reliable and accurate customer age analysis, flagging of overdue accounts and over limit customers, facilitate dialogue/ meetings with operations and sales teams
Developing, enhancing and promoting a strong internal financial and operations control environment throughout the company with clearly documented polies and procedures with appropriate authorization levels and checks
Analyzing of key risks identified, assessing the adequacy of corrective actions and following up on the implementation and appropriateness of actions
Controlling company procurement spend and ensuring that approved budgets figures are adhered too
Monthly Dashboard Reporting with recap of progress / improvements and action points to be followed
Raising appropriate provisions for bad debt, reviewing the monthly credit insurance premium declarations
including the identification and booking of appropriate monthly month end close entries (provisions and accruals)
Quarterly / Annually / Ad-hoc
Responding to and coordinating all audit and regulatory and other external examinations and reviews

Key Skills
Advanced Microsoft applications especially Excel but also including PowerPoint and Word
Experience of ERP system (Navision, Syspro, Pastel would be beneficial)
Strong interpersonal communication (liaising) and coordination skills are essential
Strong analytic capabilities – cutting through complex data and to be able to interpret and draw relevant conclusions
Professional report writing skills
Strong business acumen
good communication skills both written and oral
leadership skills
analytical skills and good presentation skills

  • Job Role: Management Accountant
  • Industry: Accountancy / Finance
  • Salary: R 600 000 per annum

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
3 years post qualification with 2 years at mid management level
A Degree in Finance and or Accountancy with a professional qualification in CA/AGASA/CIMA
VIP / Accpac /Syspro /Navision / Sage Evolution will be a great benefit
MC will manage a team of /- 6 people

Additional Requirements

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