Posted on :
20 May, 2021
e.tv is South Africa’s biggest independent, free-to-air television channel. With over 16 million viewers, e.tv appeals to all races, ages and income groups and is the most viewed English language channel in the country. We are the destination of choice for local and international entertainment, a place where viewers can come together to set their imaginations free.
Job Title: Production Accountant
Location: Hyde Park, Gauteng, South Africa
Reference #: etv130
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Market Related
The incumbent would be required to combine the financial results of all companies into the combined financial results of eMedia Investments.
Reporting to the Manager: Group Finance and / or the Manager: Local Productions, the key performance areas include but are not limited to:
Managing Function / Department / Business Unit and its objectives in line with approved budgets (operational, capex and labour).
Reviewing and authorising payments in line with approved budget and policy for processing.
Assessing variances as required. Meeting with production management and analysing variances
Monitoring remedial action within span of control.
Compiling and analysing financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, documenting business transactions.
Analysing financial information dealing with assets, liabilities and capital.
Preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement and other reports to summarise and interpret current and projected company financial position.
Auditing contracts, orders and check vouchers and release payments.
Assisting with the modification of documentation and coordinate implementation of accounting systems and accounting control procedures.
Providing recommendations regarding accounting reserves, assets and expenditure according to financial standards.
Preparing monthly statements by accumulating data, analysing and investigating variances and summarising data, information and trends.
Preparing monthly statements and quarterly board reports.
Calculating provisional and quarterly estimated tax payments and accumulating data for quarterly and annual tax filings.
Preparing monthly tax and VAT calculations and submitting to SARS within prescribed timelines.
Preparing full function of budgets and budget management.
Consolidate all budgets and preparing it for authorization by Management.
Assessing and releasing all payments.
Performing inventory management.
Participating in all projects affecting the department.
Performing all ad hoc duties requested by management.
Responding to and solving all queries from management.
Remaining up to date with macro and micro-economic conditions, legislation, competition, market sentiment and the industry best practices.
Monitoring and ensuring adherence to statutory regulations, organisational standards, policies and procedures.
Ensuring remedial actions is implemented timeously to address non-conformances.
Ensuring effective and regular communication of new statutory regulations, organisational standards, policies and procedures to ensure full awareness amongst all stakeholders.
Contributing to the development and continuous improvement of organisational standards, policies and procedures within span of control and monitor implementation to ensure full compliance.
The incumbent should possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and a relevant Postgraduate Diploma / Advanced Certificate in Accounting. The incumbent must have at least 3 years experience as a Production Accountant or a similar role within a similar environment.
Application Deadline: 27/05/2021