Job title: Senior Accountant
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Ugu District Municipality, KZN
Job published: 09/11/2023
Job ID: 54295

Job Description

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity on the South Coast in Durban?  Do you have what it takes to fulfill this role?  Please apply today!


  • Prepare annual financial statements for companies, cc's, sole props, partnerships and trusts 
  • Verify accuracy and timeous completion of annual financial statements for audit requirements
  • Assist with compiling audit pack sent to auditors prior to start of audit 
  • Update AFS with auditors comments as per auditors, partners, client requests, distribute timeously to auditors for sign off 
  • Stay abreast of latest changes in IFRS for SME's and relevant impact on financial reporting 
  • Capture, process, allocate and validate financial transactions, ensure it is complete and accurate with final year end adjustments 
  • Resolve general ledger recon queries, liaising with stakeholders to resolve queries and action desired outcomes 
  • Manage and train a small team and portfolio of clients 

Ad hoc duties 

  • Prepare and oversee complete advanced tax computations for companies, cc's, trusts and individuals 
  • Prepare and oversee complete tax returns for companies, cc's, trusts and individuals 
  • Assist with projects, reviews and audits of clients 
  • Act as client liasion for your portfolio 
  • Plan and complete work for the year, meet deadlines 
  • Work together with all role players in the business 


  • Minimum of completed SAICA traineeship or similar 
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in preparing financial statements in line with financial reporting standards 
  • Ubderstanding of international financial reporting standards and IFRS for SME's 
  • MSOffice proficient with strong Caseware / Caseview 
  • Must be a good team player, who is able to work well with limited supervision
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Valid drivers license and own vehicle

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