Mambo’s Plastics Warehouse: Assistant Accountant



Mambos Head Office, Parow

Thrive on the opportunities that one of the country’s fastest leading and growing plastics and household retailers has to offer.

Duties & Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities:

• Data capturing – Finalise books to Trial Balance

• Capture and allocate Cash book data and bank reconciliation

• Prepares monthly bank reconciliations and related General Ledger Accounts

• Reconciliation of Petty cash and general expenses

• Processing and month end provisions and reconciliations of general ledger – all month end journals

• Complete and accurate recording and allocation of Income Statement items

• General Administration & data capturing

· Retrieves documentation and provides information for the Auditor, as required, during the annual audit

· Provides back-up assistance to other member of the team and requests from Director

· Consistently demonstrates willingness to assist the Finance team to ensures smooth operations in department

· Contributes positively towards a professional and peasant working environment in the department and company

· Always communicates professionally with colleagues and managers

Desired Experience & Qualification

Minimum Requirements:

• Matric + Bookkeeping qualification, Degree/ Diploma in Accounting beneficial

• 3 years relevant accounting experience

· Excellent Computer literacy (MS Office – Word, Excel & Outlook)

Package & Remuneration

Skills, Abilities and Job Related Knowledge:

• Accounting knowledge

· Experience in retail environment beneficial

• Strong attention to detail

• Excellent numerical skills

• Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

· Professional personal and telephone manner

· Be able to work accurately under pressure, prioritise tasks to meet deadlines and have strong problem solving skills

· Conflict management skills

• Ability to maintain confidentiality

• Ability to follow rules and procedures

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent