Job title: Logistics Accountant
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Retail
Expertise: Accounting & Finance
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Job published: 30-07-2020
Job ID: 32551
Contact name: Lucy De Freitas
Phone number: +44 121285 3888 OR +27 898 9448
Contact email:

Job Description


My client, a leading retailer is currently recruiting for a highly talented Accountant to join our team in Cape Town.


  • Performing General Ledger account reconciliations
  • Assistance with monthly management accounts
  • Processing of journals
  • Bookkeeping up to trial balance   
  • Processing monthly accruals
  • Assistance with departmental budgets and budget review packs
  • Expense and cost centre allocation
  • Approval of monthly and weekly payment batches
  • Distribution of proof of payment to business stakeholders
  • Processing of invoices and collection of debtors
  • Investigation of Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable reconciliation variances
  • Facilitate and attendance of annual stock takes
  • Assistance during the Interim and Annual Audit process
  • May be required to perform additional ad hoc duties, as required within the department

Required Skills

  • B. Com Accounting Degree or similar qualification
  • EE Candidates preferred
  • Computer proficiency pertaining to MS Office is a prerequisite
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Completed SAICA articles
  • Sage Evolution experience would be beneficial

Should you meet the required skills please respond to this advert