Communicate Recruitment: Finance Project Accountant

By | March 19, 2021

Communicate Recruitment: Finance Project Accountant

Communicate Recruitment: Finance Project Accountant

  • Permanent
  • Full Time
  • Published: 
  • Non EE/AA

Reference: CPM045787-TG-1

Are you a seasoned project accountant with a proven track record and outstanding achievements? Are you looking to make your next career move?

Duties & Responsibilities


  • BCom / National Diploma / Management Accounting qualification
  • CIMA qualification or equivalent


Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 8 years’ relevant experience
  • Xero Accounting
  • Proficiency in using MS Office, with advanced MS Excel skills and knowledge of pivot tables (formulas, and strong input data, output reporting financial modelling, and interests in macros, VBA, etc)
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to work effectively within a team and ability to liaise confidently with all levels within the business


Job description:

  • Full project accounting function
  • Load new projects, clients and details
  • Maintain and update project statuses
  • Assist Team Leaders in preparing project plans
  • Maintaining and monitoring project plans to drive project profitability
  • Monitoring actual vs projected cost rates
  • Uploading disbursement expenditure on a monthly basis
  • Ensuring timesheets are submitted and approved by Team Leaders timeously
  • Developing financial reporting in order to streamline financial systems and processes
  • Preparing for the monthly Projects Financial meeting and leading the reporting to the management team during the meeting
  • The preparation of invoices
  • Assisting the Head of Finance and Financial Manager with financial tasks and reporting where required
  • Assisting the Office Manager with facilities management and maintenance of the Cape Town premises
  • Ensuring adherence to company’s procurement policy regarding sourcing of service providers regarding repairs and maintenance
  • Assisting with the monitoring of all aspects of procurement to ensure adherence to the company’s procurement processes.
  • Sourcing new suppliers and service providers that adhere to the company’s procurement processes
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Package & Remuneration

R 600000 –