Senior Accountant (EE) – East Rand, Gauteng – Ref: 759020-27


Ref: Ref: 759020-27

Job Description:

Our client is a recognized global leader; a South African distributor of Global Premium Brands (new and used equipment) in the Agriculture, Mineral Processing, Earth Moving and Materials Handling Industries offering multiple career advancement opportunities.

They currently have a vacancy for a Senior Accountant. The role will be responsible for the accurate and timeous processing of financial information for the Handlin business.


The successful incumbent will hold a B.Com in Accounting and have at least 5 years’ experience in a similar role.

Job Description

Responsible for the preparation and completion of Month end results

Completion and submission of Month end results on MPC to UK

Accurate and complete processing of month end journals

Compilation of Tax information for Tax manager

Ensure Satisfactory status of records review

Review and assist with Compilation of Commentary file

Assist with submission of Handling BEE data

Preparation and submission of SHE information to UK

Coordinate and reconcile Stock takes

Liaison with internal and external auditors

Assist with Business plans

Complete General ledger recons

Apply for Reserve Bank approval for forex payment

Upload Debtors debit orders

Assist business to manage costs

Management of staff

Responsible for signing off and releasing payments

Manage and develop staff

Ensuring that intercompany accounts balance

Country: South Africa

Location: East Rand

Job Qualification & Experience:

BCom and articles advantageous

At least 5 years’ experience

Experience with reviewing reconciliations and following up on queries, SAP experience

IT tools (ERP & Office experience)

Management experience


Financial acumen

PC literacy

Communication skills

Leadership skills

Attention to detail

Knowledge of MS Excel

Company Description:

South African Distributor of Global Premium Brands in the Agriculture, Mineral Processing, Earthmoving, Materials Handling Industries.

An ability to develop and grow businesses in multiple geographies including challenging territories with high growth prospects. Committed to sustainable development and playing a leading role in empowerment and transformation. The company has operations globally.

Their success is based on inspired, aligned, empowered, results-driven, globally competitive, passionate people who create value through strategic innovation and continuous improvement. Their customers are more successful with them than with their competitors. Working for a global leader creates endless career opportunities for you.

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