Accountant |  Initium Paarl

Initium Paarl Inc is looking for a vibrant accountant who recently completed their SAIPA articles to join their dynamic team of professional- and trainee accountants. Initium Paarl Inc is a medium-sized accounting firm and an accredited SAIPA training centre which forms part of Initium Professional Services with offices based in Paarl, Worcester and Ceres in the Western Cape.


  • Writing up of more complex accounting records of clients on Pastel and Xero;
  • Check monthly bookkeeping / VAT of SAIPA Trainees;
  • Responsible for calculating VAT, PAYE and other necessary SARS requirements on a monthly basis;
  • Preparation and Review of management accounts;
  • Preparing accounting work relating to annual financial statements;
  • Preparation and Review of financial statements;
  • Preparation and Review of tax returns;
  • Implementation / evaluation of internal controls;
  • Manage and supervise SAIPA trainee accountants to achieve set goals;
  • Building lucrative relationships with clients.


  • BAcc, BCom Accounting, BCompt or equivalent degree;
  • Completed SAIPA articles with a medium / small firm preferred;
  • Working knowledge of CaseWare preferred;
  • Intermediate Excel skills;
  • Knowledge of accounting systems (Sage Pastel, Xero);
  • Must have the ability to work well in a team environment;
  • Strong communication, leadership, and organisational skills;
  • Trustworthy and reliable with a high level of integrity;
  • Diligent, responsible and hard-working;
  • Proficient in English and Afrikaans.


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Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted, if you do not receive feedback within 3 weeks of submitting your application, please consider your application as unsuccessful.