JOB TITLE : Retail Accountant

DIVISION : Irene

 

MINIMUM SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:

  • B.Com Accounting/ Financial Management Degree

  • Minimum of 3 years experience in a similar position preferably in a similar environment

  • Experience in the Retail Industry would be advantageous

  • Excellent business English, both verbal and written

  • Established proficiency in MS Office with emphasis on Excel, PowerPoint and AXAPTA

  • Proven statistical and analytical ability

  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively

  • Availability to work extended hours as per operational requirements

  • Availability to travel extensively

  • Valid Driver’s License

 

BEHAVIOURAL DIMENSIONS REQUIRED

  • Analytical ability

  • Honest and hardworking

  • Passionate about getting things done right, first time, every time

  • Ability to work efficiently, on own or as part of a  team, in a highly pressurised environment

  • Meticulous attention to detail

  • Flexible in terms of working hours (overtime and weekend work when required)

  • Subscribe to the principle of a place for everything and everything in its place

  • Good sense of urgency

  • Good sense of business acumen

 

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS

  • Evaluating daily accounting activities and finding cost-saving methods

  • Regular store visits ensuring the correct processed are followed

  • Identify and correct losses or loop holes in the accounting system

  • Manage relations with various stakeholders in store

  • Manage financial reporting

  • Outstanding abilities to managetime and daily general ledger postings

  • Remarkable abilities to analyse and resolve financial issues

  • Reporting to the CFO in terms of income statements and store budgets

  • Following instructions and procedures

 

NB:                                                                  

  • Note that the Company will select candidates with due cognisance of its Employment Equity Policy.

  • Only candidates who meet the above criteria will be contacted.

  • Internal candidates who apply must have 6 months track record working for Eskort

 

CONTACT PERSON:

Victoria Dyker

Telephone: 012 345 4452

E-mail: recruitment@eskort.com