A leading provider of various consumables within the Health Care sector is looking for an Assistant Accountant. This role covers the full Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and Cash Book functions as well as a number of accounting and other duties within the Finance Division. Please note that this role is B-BEEE.
Carries out a variety of financial and administrative duties.
Maintains accounting and administrative systems and procedures, utilizing appropriate resources and software applications.
This is an office-based environment.
Fluent in English & Afrikaans (written and spoken)
Strong organisational skills
Ability to use own initiative
Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate at all levels
Strong communication skills, verbal and written
Professional telephone manner
Ability to work accurately under pressure and prioritise tasks to meet deadlines
Strong attention to detail
Own transport and drivers licence
QUALIFICATIONS Formal post-matric qualification (degree or diploma) in accounting/business administration from recognised tertiary educational institution, with accounting as a major
Minimum 5 years relevant commercial experience
Accurate and complete accounting data capture
Proven proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel & Outlook)
Competence in SAP B1 ERP system
Proven ability to compile and present spreadsheet data, maximising the use of formulae and functions
Debtors and Credit Control
General Ledger Account Analysis
Maintenance of Confidentiality & Security