The Assistant Accounting Manager will report to the Accounting Limited manager. The selected candidate will be driven, ambitious and enjoys working in a challenging, fast-paced environment. This role calls for someone committed to delivering our clients a high-quality customer experience.
Overseeing the Accounting department and ensuring that all major projects are completed accurately on time.
Planning, prioritising, and resourcing for the successful completion of daily tasks and projects.
Building and maintaining effective working relationships with clients while fostering open communication to manage expectations and meet deadlines.
Developing staff by managing performance, setting goals, providing ongoing training, and maintaining strong employee relationships.
Assisting in formulating professional development and educational plans for staff members.
Providing technical training to junior members of staff.
Establishing and enforcing proper Accounting and Tax methodology, policies, and principles.
Assisting the Manager in identifying inefficiencies in workflow, and implementing new processes and procedures to ensure timely, accurate financial reporting.
At least 4 years of experience in a client accounting role.
A University degree at master’s level in Accounting, ACA or ACCA qualified.
Capable of managing a team, inspiring, mentoring, and supervising team members to meet demanding deadlines.
Ability to work with a team and possess strong interpersonal skills.
Have a strong knowledge of the IFRS and GAPSME reporting standards, the Income Tax Act, and the Value Added Tax Act.
Conversant with standard software packages, proficient in MS Excel and be ready to learn company-specific software if required.
Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
Knowledge in taxation and/or liquidations will also be considered an asset.
Opportunities for career development.
A flexible approach to work.
Private health insurance scheme.
Exciting and friendly work environment.
Continuous training opportunities.
Competitive salary package.