Project Accountant (Contract)

Our client is looking to fill a position for a Projects Accountant (3 months contract, with a view to permanent). You will report to the Financial Manager and Financial Director and will be responsible for a broad range of accounting duties.Department:ProjectsProject Location(s):Cape TownCompensation:R - R25 ROLE DESCRIPTION:KeyPerformance AreasProject Accounting / Reporting:Maintain and update project-related financial recordsImport/Update approved project budgets onto Oracle NetSuiteCreating custom financial reports as required by donors and internal projectsAnalyse, review, rearrange and compare original expenditures related to a project to meet various reporting needsPrepare financial reports periodically as requiredAssist project managers with monitoring, analysis, forecasting and comments upon project variancesLiaise with Unit heads, Field offices and programme managers to gather financial and project accounting requirements, as well as tailored reporting structuresMonitor and Maintain donor financial requirements, conditions and reporting deadlinesAssist programme/project staff with conceptual budgets where requestedCompile information for external auditors, as requiredREQUIRED SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:5 years experience as an accountantFamiliarity with Oracle / SAP / Oracles NetSuite is essentialPractical experience in the field of Financial donor reportingComputer literate: MS Outlook, Word and Excel intermediate levelAnalyse and summarise financial data accurately with a strong attention to detailDeadline driven and able to manage conflicting deadlinesAbility to work under pressureGood interpersonal skillsTeam playerPositive attitude and willing to share and develop skills furtherContact us at the Key Careers Helpdesk or submit an inquiry online.
Cape Town, WC, ZA