Junior Bookkeeper – Remote

Junior Bookkeeper – Remote

Our client is looking for a sharp, dynamic, entrepreneurial and self-motivated individual, who has high attention to detail, a strong background in accounting/bookkeeping and is willing to go the extra mile.
(While this vacancy will be "Work From Home", applicants must reside in Durban or surrounds)
 
Responsibilities:
    • Accurately capture invoices and ensure timely payments
    • Capture daily financial transactions
    • Capture all relevant month-end financial data
    • Prepare journals and reconciliations
    • Reconcile accounts and investigate differences
    • Debtor and creditor management
    • Prepare monthly management accounts
    • Keep up to date asset register
    • Bookkeeping up to Income Statement and Balance Sheet
    • Calculation, completion and submission of Statutory returns
    • Assist with preparing documents for year end and budget requirements
    • Assist with financial year-end audit
    • Pro-actively identify areas of improvement within the department
 
Requirements
    • A relevant Finance/Accounting degree
    • A minimum of 1- 3 years experience working in a similar role (completed tax articles within an auditing firm would be an advantage)
    • Accuracy and attention to detail is essential
    • Highly proficient in MS Excel/Google Sheets
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Client service orientation
    • Good time management
    • Ability to work under pressure and to take personal responsibility for results
    • Experience using Xero accounting package is an advantage
    • Since our team works remotely, it is essential that you have a fast and stable internet connection at home (we pay a monthly data allowance)