G4S Sa Accountant

G4S Sa Accountant: Job SummaryG4S South Africa, a leading provider of integrated security and cash management solutions, has a vacancy for an Accountant based at our operations in Centurion, reporting to the Financial Manager. The successful incumbent is a self-starter with a proven track record in maintaining company policy, adopting best practices, and is able to exercise sound judgement in the pursuit of the achievement of the goals of the organisation, and understanding the role which an accountant plays within a successful business unit. The incumbent will be expected to be results driven and to live the values of the organisation.The position requires at least 3-5 years experience within an finance/ accounting environment. Relevant industry related experience would be advantageous.We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, but SA citizens will have a distinct advantage.Duties and ResponsibilitiesAccountant.This role is responsible for the accurate periodic reporting, monitoring of the day to day ESS financial functions, together with project and inventory analysis.Expense / Inventory ManagementPosting and querying cellphone / data costsPosting and querying vehicle related costsReporting valid variances to managementLiaise with regions to arrange monthly stock takesProcessing inventory quantity and valuation variancesManaging stock codes on ERP systemCustomer Profitability AnalysisCompiling monthly profitability per siteAssisting with analysing and investigating any anomaliesDistributing profitability OperationsComparing actual profitability with budgeted and optimal GM%Assist with monthly profitabilityFinancial AccountabilityCompare budgeted/forecasted results to actual or expected results in order to identify inaccuraciesEnsure compliance with existing policies and proceduresAssist with budget and forecastsReview the detailed 12 month report with FM before month end close-off to raise accrualsCapture accrued income after liaison with Financial Manager and AR clerkAssist with labour vs revenue reconUploading financial packs / flashDetailed triangle balancing with financial accountant, AR & ERReview rollersAssist FM with labour related functionsAnalyse project efficiencies and profitabilitiesManaging and executing Balance Sheet reconciliationsCompile monthly regional profit and loss statementsHealth and SafetyParticipate in the design/ development/ review/ implementation and monitoring of the departmental safety plans for each yearParticipate in safety forums created by the company for example safety meetings and safety talksReport all safety incidents to the relevant peopleDiscuss all safety incidentsFollow-up on any activities assigned through safety meeting/committee/representative/managementAttend safety education and refresher programsComply with safety policies and procedures at the workplaceDistribute safety information as and when requiredQualifications and ExperienceQualification and ExperienceRelevant Tertiary qualification recommended (Degree or Diploma)Minimum of 3 to 5 years of relevant working experience within a costing environmentSkills and AttributesKnowledge of Financial principles and practicesMS Office (Excel Advanced)Planning and CoordinationDealing with complexity (Includes Analytical skills)Delivering great customer serviceAttention to detailAbility to work under pressureUnderstanding the organizations goals and objectivesDealing with changing circumstancesSupporting and working with othersDelivering objectivesActing professionallyHow to ApplyTo apply click on the view more information button below.View more information
Johannesburg, GT, ZA