South Africa
Posted 3 weeks ago

A vacancy for a Reporting Accountant for a maternity cover contract has become available for the Finance team for the Sturrock Grindrod Maritime Group, based in Cape Town.


Reporting directly to the Group Financial Manager, the responsibilities of the successful applicant will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Preparation, consolidation and submission of group management accounts internally and to parent company monthly.
  • Preparation of budget input templates for group companies.
  • Consolidation and submission of estimates and budgets to parent company.
  • Preparation for interim and annual audits and liaising with auditors.
  • Calculate and complete provisional and annual tax and monthly VAT returns for South African companies.
  • Monitoring and assisting with calculations and submission of other group company’s provisional and annual tax submissions.
  • Preparation and maintenance of relevant IFRS schedules.


We invite applications from candidates who meet the following minimum criteria:


  • Post Graduate Degree in Accounting CA (SA).


  • Consolidation experience.
  • Strong technical IFRS experience.
  • Company tax knowledge.
  • Demonstrated experience in data analytics and systems (ERP, BI and reporting).

Required skills

  • Ability to work in a structured and methodical manner, ensuring accuracy and neatness.
  • Able to meet deadlines – priority.
  • Aptitude for figures and attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Computer literacy required – Advanced level.
  • Able to work independently.
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn.

Fixed term contract from 01 May 2024 to 31 October 2024.

Applicants to send their CV’s to the HR Department on email: recruitment@sturrockgrindrod.com.

Please state the name of the position as a reference on your application – Reporting Accountant (Fixed Term).

Applications close 11 April 2024.

Please note that the position has been opened to internal and external candidates.

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