Closing Date for Applications: Friday 05 March 2021
Job Title : Bookkeeper
Company : McLaughlin Group Services
Address : Meyersdal
Type of Position : Finance
1. Position Overview / Purpose Reconciliating accounts to ensure their accuracy.
2. Essential Job Functions • Conduct periodic reconciliations of all accounts to ensure their accuracy • Provide information to the external accountant who creates the company’s financial statements • Provide clerical and administrative support to management as requested • Follow accounting policies and procedures • Compliance by maintaining accurate books on accounts payable and receivable
SKILLS PROFILE EDUCATION Essential • A relevant 3 year B Com degree or diploma with Financial Accounting 3 at NQF level 7. Preferred • A higher degree in Accounting or equivalent NQF 8 qualification. WORK EXPERIENCE Essential • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a Financial Department, at least 3 years at a supervisory capacity • Proven management/interpersonal skills. • Initiative and independent decision making. KNOWLEDGE Essential • Advanced computer literacy essential: MS-Office • Proven financial accounting experience.
In the event of any physical or psychological limitation that may impair the employee’s ability to perform the required job function, the employee must consult the employer for reasonable accommodation.
1. Position Expertise:
Effectiveness with which the employee applies professional / managerial / technical and / or non-technical skills and knowledge of the job.
2. Approach to Work:
Characteristics the employee demonstrates while performing job assignments including creativity, flexibility, initiative, planning and organization, time management, commitment to diversity, ethical behaviour process improvement and / or professional development.
3. Quality of Work:
The manner in which the employee completes job assignments including accuracy, responsiveness, follow-through, judgement, decision making, reliability and compliance assurance.
4. Quantity of Work:
Employee’s success in producing the required amount of work including priority setting, productivity and timelines.
5. Communication Skills:
Effectiveness of the employee in transmitting information including confidentiality, facilitation / participation in sharing information and oral and written expression.
6. Interpersonal Skills:
Effectiveness of the employee’s interactions in responding to and working with others, including interactions with co-workers, supervisors and management.
• Professional flexibility in working hours while supporting daily business hours
• Will interact with internal and external customers through several different means
• UK working hours
• UK Public holidays