Accountant Job Opportunities

Posted on :

20 Aug, 2013

Category :

Accounting Jobs in South Africa

Alexander Forbes Financial Services is looking for two entry level Accountants in their Operations & Administration division.
Minimum Requirements
Normal Qualifications:

• Accounting Degree/Diploma or equivalent an advantage
• Grade 12 accounting / or relevant accounting diploma

Required Experience:

• 3 years Prior accounting experience with in a working environment
• Being able to work independently of supervision

Job Specification

Key performance areas:

• Manage Business Unit Operations
• Manage Finances of Business Unit
• People Leadership and Management

Technical and behavioural competencies:


• Strong knowledge of retirement fund accounting
• Strong knowledge of Client Services
• Strong Business acumen
• Relationship building & networking skills at all levels
• Excellent oral & written communication skills
• Ability to multi-task
• Ability to anticipate and manage change
• Strategic Innovative thinking and delivery

Behavioural (Interpersonal and Intrapersonal):

• Confident
• Assertive
• Ability to persuade and influence
• Negotiation skills
• Strong marketing and presentation skills
• Professional and mature business attitude
• Client Service Orientation
• Ability to manage expectations
• Self awareness
• Resilient
• Responsible & accountable
• Resourceful problem solver
• Effective Communication
• Results- Orientated
• Strong Business sense
• Ability to interact with Clients
• Creative Problem- Solving

Cognitive Competencies:

• Analytical Thinking
• Problem Solving
• Ability to Think Big Picture (Strategic Thinking)


How to Apply

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