Junior Bookkeeper (To trial balance)- Johannesburg

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Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities :

Our Client who specializes in customized electrical furniture, delivering electrical and data services directly to their clients’ desks is looking for a Junior Bookkeeper. Location: Lanseria.

Salary Bracket: R16,000 – R18,000 (dependent on experience and skill set) with review after 3 months.

Starting Date: ASAP

General Requirements:

Must have own transport (not negotiable)
Non-smoker (not negotiable)
Reside in Johannesburg North or West Rand areas
Certificate, Diploma or Degree in Accounting (not negotiable)


Proficiency in Xero Online Accounts platform is required (not negotiable)
Knowledge of SharePoint preferred; training will be provided if necessary
Competent in Microsoft Teams, Excel, and Outlook

Duties will include:

Managing wage payroll
Handling PAYE and IRP5 submissions
Annual submissions for WCA
Processing client cashbooks and conducting bank reconciliations
Maintaining accurate financial transaction records
Updating and managing the general ledger
Reconciling entries in the accounting system
Maintaining trial balance through reconciliation of cashbooks and general ledgers
Calculating and submitting VAT
General bookkeeping up to Trial Balance for clients
Preparing VAT reconciliations

Additional Skills:

Excellent communication skills with colleagues and clients
Organizational and teamwork abilities
Flexibility to adapt to various working styles
High level of accuracy in work
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines