Junior Accountant

Main Job Tasks, Duties and Responsibilities

  • prepare journal entries
  • complete general ledger operations
  • monthly closings and preparation of monthly financial statements
  • reconcile and maintain balance sheet accounts
  • draw up monthly financial reports
  • prepare analysis of accounts as requested
  • assist with year end closings
  • administer accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • prepare tax computations and returns
  • monitor and resolve bank issues
  • account/bank reconciliations
  • review and process expense reports
  • assist with preparation and coordination of the audit process
  • assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls and procedures

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • knowledge of accounting principles and practices
  • knowledge of finance principles
  • knowledge of financial reporting
  • technical accounting skills
  • previous experience of general accounting
  • knowledge of Pastel accounting software
  • at least 2 years’ experience

Key Skills and Competencies

  • attention to detail and accuracy
  • planning and organizing
  • deadline-driven
  • scheduling and monitoring
  • communication skills
  • problem analysis and problem-solving skills
  • initiative
  • adaptability
  • team work
  • confidentiality


Candidate must reside in Paarl.


Please forward CV to maryke@pinnacleprop.co.za


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