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Management Accountant

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Management Accountant Salary: Competitive and based on experience Location: Springs Keywords: Accounting, Finance, IFRS, Tax, Manufacturing An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Management Accountant to join a leading organisation in the manufacturing industry. This role is perfect for an individual who is looking to take on a challenging and rewarding position within a dynamic environment. The successful candidate will be responsible for the full finance function of the Foodservice Business Unit, providing key financial insights and contributing to the overall success of the business. This role offers the chance to work with a diverse team and engage in various aspects of accounting and finance. * Opportunity to manage the full finance function of the Foodservice Business Unit * Chance to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment * Role that offers diversity and engagement in various aspects of accounting and finance What you'll do: As a Management Accountant, you will play a pivotal role in managing the full finance function of our Foodservice Business Unit. You will be involved in processing month-end journals, performing balance sheet reconciliations, analysing P&L statements, and ensuring all transactions comply with IFRS standards. Your role will also involve monitoring operating working capital, assisting with cash flow forecasting, preparing annual budgets, and compiling information for statutory reporting. Additionally, you will assist in payroll processing and ensure accurate financial records. * Manage the full Finance Function of the Foodservice Business Unit * Process month-end journals and perform balance sheet reconciliations * Analyse Profit & Loss statements, comparing to budget & prior year for any discrepancies * Assist various departments with any queries and provide necessary support * Ensure all transactions are in accordance with IFRS * Perform month-end revaluation of stock from standard cost to actual * Monitor operating working capital of the company through inventory, receivables, and payables * Assist with cash flow forecasting and prepare the full budget for the following year * Prepare the Annual Financial Statement and compile information required for statutory reporting * Assist in checking that the payroll is processed correctly on a monthly basis

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Management Accountant role will bring a wealth of experience in accounting or finance, preferably within the manufacturing sector. You should have sound knowledge of IFRS & Tax regulations. Your ability to work under pressure, coupled with your willingness to go the extra mile, will be key to your success in this role. Your strong analytical skills and attention to detail will enable you to effectively manage financial functions and ensure accuracy in all transactions. Furthermore, your excellent interpersonal skills will facilitate effective collaboration across various departments.

  • Qualified CA (SA) with minimum 1-2 years’ experience
  • Experience in Manufacturing would be preferred
  • Sound knowledge of IFRS & Tax
  • Ability to work under pressure and willingness to go the extra mile
  • Strong analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to work collaboratively across departments

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a leading organisation within the manufacturing industry, known for its commitment to innovation and excellence. They offer a dynamic and inclusive work environment where every employee is valued and supported. Their focus on continuous learning and development ensures that their employees are always at the forefront of industry trends and developments. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company that truly values its employees and offers a rewarding and challenging career.

What's next:

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Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Management Accountant

Industry: FMCG

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Language: English - Professional Working

Location: Springs

Job Reference: AWDTMN-D43A4D43

Date posted: 05 June 2024

Consultant: Tegan Mccoll

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