Monday , December 5 2022

Pick N Pay Application – Accountant

Website Pick n Pay

Job Description:

Responsible for the accuracy, validity and completeness of the Group’s operational, planning and forecast reporting, and providing relevant financial reporting to the CFO and Group Executive to enable them to make sound business decisions. Ensuring all timelines are strictly adhered to, continuous implementation, strict application of operational and accounting standards and controls throughout the Group.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Financial and tax regulatory experience advantageous
  • Intermediate Microsoft suite competency essential (PowerPoint and Excel)
  • 2 to 4 years of post-qualification experience Budget, planning and forecast experience
  • CA(SA)
  • BPP / SAP advantageous
  • Management accounting experience advantageous

Job Requirements:

  • Provide regular and direct assistance to the CFO and Head of Group Reporting in financial analysis (actuals, budgets, forecasts and targets)
  • Bi-annual and annual publication of the suite of financial reports process
  • Apply principles of accounting in variance reporting, trend analysis and investigations
  • Monthly, quarterly, bi-annual and annual Group management reporting
  • Ensure continuous implementation and strict application of operational and accounting standards, throughout all budget and forecast reporting (including legal entity reporting and prior year comparability)
  • Group sales tracking as and when required (daily, weekly, monthly, bi-annual and annual)
  • Ensure that the quality and integrity of Group reporting is maintained and assist with Group reporting
  • Recommend actions to resolve discrepancies/non-compliance with accounting policies and procedures
  • Assist with CA Trainee Programme, on rotation of CA trainees to Group Reporting Assist with external analyst/investor queries, as required
  • Ensure continuous development, innovation and automation (where possible) of all reporting, allowing for the flexibility of the fast-moving consumer goods industry
  • Report development and testing, ensuring quick turnaround in line with changes required by the dynamic business environment
  • Responsible for end to end Group planning, forecasting and budgeting processes
  • Identify and alert the Head of Group Reporting of any irregularity, lack of adherence to process and procedures, weakness in internal controls, and any actual or potential concerns arising out of the financial and operational reporting
  • Assistance of Group Costs and Gabriel Road accounts
  • Prepare and analyse bi-annual and annual Financial Review Committees, Group Audit, Risk and Compliance Committee and Supervisory Board financial reports
  • Keep up to date with IFRS standards and all accounting concepts, practices, and procedures

Job Details:

Company: Pick n Pay

Job Category: Retail

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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