senior accountant

Title: senior accountant
Area: stellenbosch
Term: permanent
Experience: 5 yrs
Salary: industry related
Closing Date: urgent
Starting Date: negotiable
Reference Code: slvd-24-35
our client, an exquisite winery based in stellenbosch, is looking to recruit a senior accountant to their team. the ideal candidate has the ability, skill & passion required to ensure that monthly activities are recorded, reconciled and prepared in a timely & precise manner. you will be confident in month end activities and will have the ability to mentor the current finance team to reach both your and their utmost level of performance and output.

duties will include, but not be limited, to the following:
• oversee, manage & prepare full accounting functions up to trial balance. this will include reconciliation of software integrations, inter company accounts, control accounts & monthly provisions.
• salaries & wages - monthly & fortnightly calculations, payouts, hr compliance & statutory activities.
• customer & supplier accounts – oversee & direct reconciliations, payment activities & month end procedures
• report to, and integrate with, the financial manager on projects which will include audit preparations, budget & cash flow activities and ad hoc functions as required.

the working environment is fast paced & sets high standards for all stakeholders. in return it provides ample opportunities for internal reward, growth and having fun.
if you are passionate about your career and willing to go the extra mile, then apply for this amazing opportunity.

due to the statutory implications of this role an appropriate qualification will be required. exposure to xero, vinsight & lightspeed will be advantageous, however if you are naturally inquisitive and eager to explore new things, we invite you to apply.