Junior Financial Accountant
Purpose of the position The Junior Financial Accountant is responsible for supporting the Financial Accountant in the finance department and ensuring the department creates accurate and timely financial records for the organization. He/she will report to the financial accountant by analysing and investigating items and report back to the financial accountant. He/She will also prepare
Purpose of the position

The Junior Financial Accountant is responsible for supporting the Financial Accountant in the finance department and ensuring the department creates accurate and timely financial records for the organization. He/she will report to the financial accountant by analysing and investigating items and report back to the financial accountant. He/She will also prepare reconciliations for the financial accountant approval.  The Junior Financial Accountant will also be part of Ad-hoc projects with other members of the finance department.

Responsibilities:
  • Financial Accounting
  • Assist with Tax Accounting
  • Assist with Asset and Lease accounting
  • Assist with intercompany accounting
  • Report on Internal control to the financial accountant
  • Assist with the smooth completion of Year End Audits

Minimum Requirements:
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Newly qualified Chartered Accountant or CIMA qualified
  • Experience with ERP systems, preferably Sage 300
  • Systems – Integrated Accounting Systems (Sage / SAP)
  • Tax Knowledge – SRA and SARS
  • Relevant Legislation – Company, IFRS, GAAP
  • Commercial Awareness

Key Skills:
  • Problem Solving, Analysis & Decision Making
  • Attention to Detail
  • Communication & Interpersonal Skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Advanced Excel skills

As this role oversees critical data for Logico, the candidate’s mathematical abilities and business knowledge will be integral due to the breadth of financial information they will assist with.