Client Accountant


As a Client Accountant, you'll play a pivotal role in managing and maintaining client accounting and payroll records. Your primary responsibilities revolve around compiling accurate financial statements, assisting clients with SARS-related matters, payroll, and addressing accounting queries. Your duties encompass monthly accounting and payroll tasks, compilation engagements, and fostering strong client relationships through effective communication.


Monthly Accounting and Payroll Management

  • Compile and maintain accurate monthly accounting records, including reconciliations for debtors, creditors, VAT, payroll, and bank.
  • Ensure completeness by supporting payroll changes with necessary documentation like contracts, bonus letters, and authorized correspondences.
  • Assist clients across industries with VAT, payroll, and basic accounting queries and submissions.
  • Prepare and submit Workman’s Compensation and UIF via uFiling.
  • Handle VAT and payroll tax submissions, addressing SARS queries and audits promptly.
  • Follow up on VAT, PAYE, SDL, UIF payments, and address penalties or interest when necessary.

Compilations and Independent Reviews

  • Perform Compilations and Independent Reviews for various entities like Companies, Trusts, Close Corporations, etc.
  • Draft financial statements adhering to IFRS for SMEs and Basic Accounting principles.

Client Engagement

  • Cultivate strong client relationships through efficient communication.
  • Provide expert advice and solutions for SARS and accounting-related queries.
  • Deliver exceptional client service, resolving issues promptly and effectively.
  • Offer regular management report updates to clients..



  • Experience: 3-5 years in client accounting.
  • SAIPA articles advantageous.
  • Software Proficiency:Pastel Partner, Sage Online, Pastel Partner Payroll, CaseWare Working Papers, Microsoft Office suite.

Skills and Attributes

  • Multitasking ability.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Personable demeanour.
  • Deadline-driven mindset.
  • Strong team player.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to quality.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Self-sufficiency and professionalism.

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