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New Media is looking for an individual who is enthusiastic, cheerful and a team player to join its finance team as a Financial Accountant. The ideal candidate will have an excellent eye for detail, be a numbers person, and have good problem-solving capabilities.

Please note that if you haven’t heard from us by 4 October 2017, you should regard your application as unsuccessful. New Media Publishing aims to provide equal opportunities in terms of its employment equity guidelines. New Media Publishing reserves the right not to fill this position at this time should a suitable candidate not be found.
- Please note that this job may expire at any time, for operational reasons. Advert closing dates may vary from those published on job boards and third party sites. Please double-check the closing date before applying
• Chartered accountant qualification
• Work experience not a requirement
• Computer literacy (MS Office)
• Working knowledge of Excel spreadsheets
• Problem-solving abilities
• Ability to work in a team under pressure and to strict deadlines
• Good numeracy skills
• Attention to detail and accuracy • Deadline and outcomes-focused
• Resilient and tenacious in a pressurised, fast-paced and ever-changing environment
• Able to build and maintain relationships with all levels of the organisation
• Interested in personal development and growth • Monthly preparation, consolidation and interpreting of group financial statements
• Cash-flow forecasting
• Undertaking strategic analysis and assisting with strategic planning
• Responsible for tax and statutory compliance
• Liaising with managerial staff and other colleagues
• Assisting CFO with risk management and review of contracts
• Interfacing with the external auditors
Apply before Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 13 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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  • Founded
    January, 2006
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    250 to 499 employees
Innovation is Key There is an open culture and sharing of company goals and ambitions. This is super motivational and allows everyone to understand why they do what they do and how it contributes to value of the organization. There is a strong culture supporting innovation which excites and stimulates staff, allowing new ideas and approaches to be incorporated into our business. Christiaan Uys Chief Financial Officer

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