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Job Title
Financial Accountant (Freight Industry)
Employment Type
Full Time
2 to 3 years
R30000 to R35000
Job Published
02 November 2023
Job Reference No.

Job Description

Don't miss this opportunity to be part of a thriving industry and make a meaningful impact on the financial operations of their organization. If you are a qualified financial professional with a strong work ethic, attention to detail, and excellent analytical and communication skills, I invite you to join their dynamic team in the Freight Industry. Your contributions will play a critical role in the financial success of their organization.

Please kindly send your detailed CV to ellarine@obr.co.za or apply here.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Accounting qualification, preferably with completed SAICA/SAIPA/CIMA articles.
  • An Honors degree will be advantageous.
  • 2 years of relevant experience will be advantageous.

Key Skills:

  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Team player with the ability to collaborate effectively.
  • Exceptional prioritization of important tasks.
  • Effective communication skills in both Afrikaans and English.

Job Responsibilities: As a Financial Accountant in the Freight Industry, you will play a pivotal role in managing financial operations. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of Annual Budgets: Crafting annual financial budgets for specific entities to ensure sound financial planning.

  • Annual Audit Preparation: Handling the annual audit process to maintain financial transparency and compliance.

  • Monthly Reporting: Regularly reporting on the financial status of selected entities, providing valuable insights for decision-making.

  • Expense Control: Implementing robust controls to monitor and manage expenses effectively, optimizing financial performance.

  • Variance Analysis: Preparing monthly variance reports to identify discrepancies and opportunities for improvement.

  • Team Management: Overseeing administrative staff, ensuring efficient operations within your team.

  • Expense Allocation: Taking charge of expense allocation across various entities and departments within the organization.

  • Tax and Statutory Compliance: Ensuring full compliance with all tax and statutory requirements.

  • Currency Management: Managing various currency matters in Zambia and South Africa, contributing to financial stability.

  • Cash Flow Planning: Developing and executing strategies for effective cash flow planning and management.