A global leader in the Energy sector requires the skill of a dynamic individual to join them and thrive within this Financial Accountant role. You will .

You will meet the following minimum requirements

  • Possess a degree in accounting or finance.
  • Professional qualification preferred (Chartered Accountant / ACCA / AG(SA) )
  • Good knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • If not qualified, then at least 5+ years’ experience as an accountant within the energy / petrochemical / mining space
  • Strong technical knowledge and experience in Audit and Accounts preparation is advantageous
  • Accuracy and attention to detail non-negotiable
  • Knowledge or experience in Oracle Fusion or similar ERP systems preferable
  • A deep technical and on the job experience of optimising IRR is a strong advantage
  • Solid MS Excel skills

Your key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Preparation of monthly financial reports covering balance sheet, profit and loss, internal management reports and cashflow statements
  • Managing the general ledger including overseeing the monthly balance sheet, banking and inter-company reconciliations
  • Managing foreign currency payments
  • Executing payments and performing monthly bank reconciliation
  • Preparation of indirect and Corporate Income Tax returns
  • Assisting in the preparation of year end statutory accounts
  • Assisting with the budgeting and forecasting
  • Ensuring Accounting standards and policies are adhered to
  • Reporting consolidated results at a group level
  • Where required, M&A support regarding investment reporting and due diligence

  • Location: Successful incumbent will primarily be based in Johannesburg
  • Duration: Permanent

To apply or for more elaborate details send us a detailed CV (in MS Word format) via email to info@sapientis.co.za  (SFA_NR_GP)