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Junior Accountant required urgently: APPLY NOW

Financial Accountant

Junior Accountant required urgently: APPLY NOW

Johannesburg, Gauteng 2196

Junior Accountant

Job Description

A fantastic new opportunity has opened in our Johannesburg office for a Junior Accountant. This role is perfect for an experienced individual who wants to supercharge their career by experiencing first-hand what it is like to be part of a dynamic, extremely fast-growing company.

Introducing Ozow

Ozow is a simple, real-time EFT payment solution, that allows the consumer access to make secure, instant payments directly into a merchant’s bank account. This payment gateway facilitates transactions via eCommerce, mobile, eBilling, and in-store transactions.

What we need from you:

We are looking for a Junior Accountant to join our Ozow family. We are a small team; this means that you are going to get exposure to all aspects of our business immediately. You’ll gain as much accountability as you can handle and have a massive influence on scaling the company. The successful applicant will be answerable for the accounting and administrative aspects of the business to the financial controller. You will form part of a team to establish and implement control frameworks, system upgrades and enhancements, implement value added reporting, communicate with internal and external stakeholders and participate in projects.


Qualification – Diploma/Bcom in accounting
Minimum 3 years’ work experience in similar
Strong Excel skills
Analytical ability
Ability to function effectively in an entrepreneurial environment
Experience working with Xero advantageous
Experience working within a scale-up/fin tech environment – advantageous
Proactive team player


Monthly Invoicing
Bank Reconciliations
Sales Commission for Payroll
Bank Reconciliations (All Bank Accounts)
Update Fixed Asset Register
Calculate Depreciation
Reconcile Creditors and Debtors
Monthly Payroll
HR Onboarding, Medical Aid, Group Risk and Payroll
15th and 28th Payment Schedules on a monthly basis
Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
Update accounts receivable and issue invoices
Update accounts payable and perform reconciliations
Assist with reviewing of expenses, payroll records etc. as assigned
Update financial data in databases to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed
Assist senior accountants in the preparation of monthly/yearly closings
Assist with other accounting projects
Prepare relevant documentation required and assist auditors with all audit related queries
Assist with VAT and TAX returns
Excellent organizing abilities
Great attention to detail
Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices
Assist in resolving all billing related queries

The benefits:

The Benefit of joining our ‘Ozow Amazing’ Team is that you get to experience vibrant growth first hand. Come and be part of this highly energetic, enthusiastic, positive team whose sole focus is on growth, growing personally as individuals, locally and globally as a trendsetter. We are big into a healthy and balanced lifestyle by encouraging healthy diets and activity.

Come and join in the fun with us! Apply Now

Source: ijobs