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Chief Accountant


Our client is looking to hire a Chief Accountant to join their finance team.

As a Chief Accountant, you will report to the Finance Manager. You will supervise an accounts team of 7 people being accountable for analyzing financial information, financial reporting and appropriate accounting control procedures. Your main responsibilities will include the coding of expenses to the GL, coding to multiple business units, daily accounting transactions, account analysis and reconciliation. You will also be responsible for cheque payment issuance and payment transfers to suppliers as well as EFT’s, cheque runs, bank and suppliers, and reconciliations.

The successful candidate should be a graduate in Commerce or Accountancy with at least 7 years post qualification experience within a commercial business. It is essential you have previously successfully managed or supervised a finance team. In addition, you should possess good communication and leadership skills. Knowledge of using SAP Modules especially SAP Financials and Controlling module and SAP MM would be an added advantage.