Elchemie is a specialist recruitment company in the technical and scientific field


Job title: Deputy Accounting Manager ( 12 month Fixed Term Contract)
Employment type: Contract
Experience: 3 to 10 years
Salary: Negotiable
Salary Type: Cost to Company
Job published: 02 February 2021
Job reference no: 378441596

Job Description

12 Month Fixed Term Contract available for a Deputy Accounting Manager to be based in KZN. Purpose of the position is to support the Financial Manager and the Financial Controller. At least an Honours Degree in Accounting, 3-5 years experience post articles and 1-2 years in management required.


  • Minimum- Hon Degree in Accounting
  • 3-5 years post articles experience
  • 1-2 years management experience
  • SAP experience essential
  • Valid drivers license
  • Strong computer literacy
  • Big four articles will be an advantage
  • CIMA/CA (SA) qualification will be an advantage
  • Must be willing to travel if required
  • Must be willing to work irregular hours if required
  • Previous experience within Chemicals manufacturing industry will be an advantage


  • Departmental Management- Effectively manage Account Payable, Account Receivable and Fixed Assets
  • Free Cash flow contribution
  • Expenditure and Risk Management
  • Manage Financial reporting and analysis function
  • Assist Financial Manager- and Controller in Tax management
  • Assist Financial Manager- and Controller in Corporate Governance
  • Effective treasury/cash management
  • Lead, direct, manage Accounts receivable and Accounts Payable functions
  • Maintain and improve SHERQ performance
  • Manage and implement continuous improvement and Projects for the department

Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.