Position Purpose

The purpose of the Accountant role in our accounting firm is to provide comprehensive financial expertise and support to our clients. Our Accountants are responsible for ensuring the accuracy and integrity of financial records, analyzing financial data, preparing financial statements, and providing valuable insights and recommendations to clients for informed decision-making. The expertise of our Accountants will contribute to the success of our clients’ businesses by ensuring compliance with accounting regulations, optimizing financial performance, and fostering long-term financial stability. As the Accountant, through your dedication and meticulous attention to detail, you will play a crucial role in helping our clients achieve their financial goals and drive overall growth and success.

Position Summary

Our Accountants play a vital role in providing exceptional financial services to our diverse client base. With a strong focus on accuracy and attention to detail, our Accountants manage financial records, perform complex accounting tasks, and ensure compliance with regulatory standards. Collaborating with a team of professionals, our Accountants contribute to the success of our clients by delivering insightful financial analysis, preparing financial statements, and providing strategic recommendations.

Position Duties and Responsibilities

A description of the duties and responsibilities assigned to the position; also referred to as the essential functions:

  • Compilation of financial statements of various types of entities.
  • Perform various tax calculations and address verifications and audits.
  • Engage with SARS, as and when required.
  • Compile and maintain accurate accounting records
  • Client management and engagement related to accounting matters. 
  • Compile, prepare and analysis of client reporting packs.
  • Independent review of financial statements of various types of entities.
  • Assist in tax planning and structuring.
  • Assist in a wide range of accounting and advisory services.

Detailed tasks for the duties and responsibilities will be made available during the recruitment process

Position Supervisory Responsibilities

Type and scope of supervisory responsibility that is expected from this position:

  • Provide direction to your team
  • Trains, provides work direction, and problem-solving assistance.
  • Overseeing the daily operations of your Accounting Team.
  • Assist the Accountant Team Leader with the supervision of the accounting staff, including hiring, scheduling and assigning work, reviewing performance, and recommends salary increases, promotions, transfers, demotions, or terminations.

    ­General information 

    Position level:

    • Level 2 (intermediate)


    • Permanent- Full time or Permanent- Part time 

    Membership and Accreditations:

    • SAIPA or SAICA or accreditation with another professional accounting bodies is required.


    • Matric with mid to high grades in mathematics and accounting.
    • BAcc or equivalent degree


    • At least two to four years recent accounting experience in an accounting practice environment.
    • At least one to two year of recent bookkeeping experience in an accounting practice environment is beneficial.


      • Office product suite.
      • Accounting Software – Xero.
      • Financial Statement Software – Draftworx
      • Document Management Software – Dext, other platforms.
      • Practice Management Software.
      • SARS systems.
      • Payroll software – SimplePay.

      Skills and Attributes:

      These skills and/or abilities is required to be successful in this position:

      • Skilled in mathematics
      • Ability to perform basic calculations mentally to quickly check the accuracy of data.
      • Analytical skills
      • Produce work with a high level of accuracy
      • High attention to detail
      • Ability to always maintain discretion and privacy when dealing with sensitive and personal
      • Ability to meet deadlines
      • Ability to perform under pressure
      • Ability to perform in a complex and fast-changing environment
      • Excellent data entry skills
      • Professionalism in appearance, communication and behaviour
      • Ability to communicate professionally
      • Ability to prioritise
      • Ability to plan and organise own program
      • Ability to supervise
      • Intermediate computer skills
      • Proficient in Afrikaans and English (Read, Write and Speak)
      • High problem-solving skills
      • Data processing and manipulation skills
      • Technology savvy
      • Willing to take initiative to deliver results and grow as an individual
      • Ability to work with and understand entrepreneurs

      Working Conditions

      The following working conditions applies:

      • This position is office based or remote or hybrid.
      • Remote working is subject to team requirements.
      • Travel might sometimes be required.
      • It is expected from the employee to embrace continuous professional development in own time.


      Market related remuneration.

      Indevaldi is part of a versatile group scheme that offers comprehensive coverage for life insurance, funeral expenses, severe illness, disability, and more. In addition, Indevaldi provides various internal benefits to further enhance the well-being of its members.

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