Job Category: Accounting/Finance

Job Source:

Job Summary

  • No. of Vacancy: N/A
  • Job Location: Western Cape
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Salary: N/A
  • Gender: Any
  • Age Limit: N/A
  • Experience: N/A
  • Career level: Mid-Senior level
  • Posted On: Apr 13, 2019
  • Application Deadline: May 13, 2019

Job Description/Responsibility

  • A prominent financial services organisation has an opportunity for a Specialist Accountant: Group Financial Reporting. The purpose of the role is to assist with financial analyses or division providing financial accounting services as well as applying principles of accounting to analyse financial information and prepare financial reports.
  • Description
    • Prepare monthly management reporting to the organisations EXCO.
    • Assist in preparing annual Group budget.
    • Prepare trial balance controls or reconciliation accounts.
    • Prepare or co-ordinating the Shareholders Information section.
    • Review and support technical working papers that serve as input to the annual financial statements and integrated report. Depending on capacity within the team, it could also include the compiling thereof.
    • Prepare and coordinate of reports in respect of the interim and annual reporting periods (not limited to annual financial statements only).
    • Prepare other subsidiary financial statements and management of audit process.
    • Technical project involvement (could include all aspects of project management), eg IFRS 17 and IFRS 16.
    • General IFRS technical support to the rest of the organisation, including training sessions (group or individual).
    • Maintain a high level of technical competence in the areas of IFRS Other JSE related reporting requirements: Completion of checklists, SENS announcement, Summarised results, advertisements (but not limited to).
    • Assist with regulatory reporting as and when required
    • Review the valuation of unlisted investments (portfolio and strategic) for submission to committee or board for approval.
    • Update various group reporting timetables and key deliverables.
    • Document guidelines, processes and procedures where appropriate.
    • Audit liaison during interim and year end reporting periods.
    • Functional and user acceptance testing of all relevant systems as and when required.

Experience Requirements

  • N/A

Education Requirements

  • N/A

Skills Requirements

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (CA)SA.
  • Must have minimum of 1 to 2 years experience in an accounting or financial environment, preferably in the insurance or financial industry.
  • Experience in using the organisations financial reporting systems (Walker, Essbase or Hyperion Financial Management) would be advantageous.
  • Specialist knowledge (preferably insurance industry), Understanding technical or professional aspects of work and continually maintains technical knowledge (e.g. IFRS).


  • N/A

Apply Instruction

About the Company

Company Name: Afrizan Personnel (Pty) Ltd.
Address: Freestone Office Park, Block B, Ground Floor 135 Patricia Road Sandown, Johannesburg, 2196, , SOUTH AFRICA

Company Profile: • Sourcing and placement of permanent candidates matched to client requirements • A superior database with high calibre candidates, including 80% affirmative action individuals • Evaluation and verification of candidates’ identities, education, credit and criminal histories as well as past employment prior to client placement and keeping with legislation. • Smart solutions to JSE Top 100 companies

Company Website:

Simillar Jobs

Personal Details

Documents for this application

Files can be up to 2MB for file types.
.pdf .doc .docx .rtf .txt

Cover Letter


All personal information submitted by you as part of an application will be used by us in accordance with our privacy statement

All Jobs of This Company

Upcomming Courses

More Courses


More Article