Financial Accountant needed at JLL

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Senior Country Operations Officer - Operations Head needed at Citi
Senior Specialist: Human Capital needed at Liberty Group South Africa

JLL’s job vacancy, Career and Recruitment

Job title : Financial Accountant jobs in Not specified

Job Location : Not specified, Johannesburg

Deadline : August 20, 2022

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Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Day to day management of the finance function to:

  • Manage all accounting operations including billing, A/R, A/P, GL, IC and revenue recognition  
  • Cash collection, cash management, capital expenditure and SARB regulations
  • Manage in/outsourced functions where appropriate
  • Assist in coordinating and directing the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances
  • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial results / assist in board packs
  • Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting including the preparation of statutory accounts
  • Research technical accounting issues for compliance
  • Support month-end and year-end close process including reconciliations
  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
  • Manage and comply with local reporting requirements and tax filings where applicable, as well as SOX compliance.
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Undertake financial analysis to support decision making
  • Create additional analyses and reports as requested by management

Skills and Competencies:

  • Ability to self-manage
  • Desire and ability to identify potential problems, solve independently, or within appropriate timeframe escalate to correct level
  • Reliable and capable, able to run financial management function with minimal supervision from finance manager once established
  • Self-starter who takes ownership of tasks and objectives
  • Attention to detail, desire to produce high quality work
  • Very deadline driven
  • Appreciation of importance of stringent control environment applicable to US listed company
  • Understanding of the level of reporting and control environments of a multinational
  • Clear communicator
  • Strong ability to plan and organize


  • Must have 3+ years multinational financial accounting experience in South Africa, as well as some experience in financial accounting in the rest of Africa
  • Experience in dealing effectively with tax authorities (SARS)
  • Preferable experience in a people business e.g. consultancy
  • Extremely strong excel skills
  • Knowledge of Black Economic Empowerment regulations advantageous
  • Experience of Peoplesoft system advantageous

Education Qualifications:

  • University graduate with a recognized professional accounting qualification

How to Apply for this Offer

Interested and Qualified candidates should Click here to Apply online

Senior Country Operations Officer - Operations Head needed at Citi
Senior Specialist: Human Capital needed at Liberty Group South Africa

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