Mid-Senior Accountant job opening Johannesburg


Career vacancy: Mid-Senior Accountant job South Africa May 2016

Location : Johannesburg, Kyalami

Mid-Senior Accountant Job Description:


Mid – senior accountant – Panorama Media Corp

Duties and/ or tasks:

  • Financial administration, processing and reconciliations
  • Cash flow forecasting; treasury management
  • Payroll management
  • Detailed financial and payroll reporting using Pastel reporting tools
  • Management and reporting of compliance and regulatory aspects of the business
  • Customer relationship management
  • Management of procurement function
  • Liaise with suppliers and provide support to external auditors
  • Leadership training and development including staff supervision, mentorship, training, motivation and guidance
  • Maintain and improve the internal control environment
  • Knowledge and application of policies and procedures and good practice
  • Keeping abreast of changes in financial regulations and legislation to ensure compliance
  • Maintain an effective and efficient operating environment
  • Ability to have financial control of different businesses
  • Management of staff members
  • Ability to operate and communicate at a management level


  • B.Comm accounting graduate with a minimum three years commercial experience
  • Media experience an advantage
  • Experience in managing an overall creditors function
  • Advanced MS Excel and MS Word
  • Pastel Partner experience a must
  • Sound knowledge of accounting principles, controls and procedures
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-and/year-end closing procedures
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Own vehicle with valid drivers 

Personal skills/attributes

  • Team player
  • Great positive attitude
  • Willing to get hands dirty

Urs Honegger
Panorama Media Corp