Tuesday , February 7 2023

Signature Careers – Chartered Accountant

Website Signature Flight Support

Job Description:

We provide VIP services to business and private aircraft customers. They land their aircraft with us and we do everything we can to deliver a truly exceptional service …we don’t just aim to please, at Signature we aim to exceed all expectations and offer a truly 5-star experience. We are a global Company with locations across the world. In our EMEA region we have multiple locations – London, Milan, Paris, Luton, Manchester, Cape Town and Athens to name a few. Our local culture is focused on amazing delivery to the customer, business and personal growth – whilst having fun of course! We have a diverse customer base and see the upmost benefits of a diverse workforce; therefore, we are committed to continuing to be an equal opportunities employer.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Sage month-end / year-end close offs of all sub-ledgers.
  • Chase overdue invoices by telephone, email & letter within agreed timescales.
  • Cash flow management.
  • Ensure monthly balance sheet reconciliations are completed on a timely basis and for these to be reviewed.
  • Submission of annual/monthly financial reporting packs to HQ for the Region.
  • Support for compliance with local financial reporting requirements, the principal item being the local statutory financial statements.
  • Working with Finance Manager to cover off all responsibilities.
  • Support improvement of the Region’s control environment.
  • Provide financial support to regional and head office management on any projects as appropriate (M&A, cost saving initiatives, Group Reporting etc)
  • Maintains base insurance requirements and complete annual Group Insurance Questionnaire.
  • Any other duties as required by the Finance Manager.
  • Support for internal and external auditors.
  • Business partner the Station Manager including the provision of financial support to assist in the effective management of the operations.
  • Provide regular insightful variance analysis within the context of market and budget/forecast.
  • Ensure procedures/technical support is in place to comply with local tax reporting requirements.
  • Knowledge of South African Accounting, Tax and Payroll legislation
  • Support for accounting and transacting for purchase to pay, order to cash, general ledger, fixed asset and tax accounting where applicable.
  • Support management of the Payroll System and Pension Fund Scheme and ensure that payments are made to Staff, SARS, Pension Fund and
  • Medical Aid Providers to set timetables, ensuring accurate and timely payroll processing.
  • Support FP&A team in generation of budgets, forecasts and flashes.

Job Requirements:

  • High level of integrity
  • Attention to detail and strong work ethic
  • 5+ years’ experience in industry
  • Ability to manage up as well as down
  • Strong excel skills essential
  • Ability to operate effectively under tight deadlines
  • Strong communication skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in finance, accounting, or related field required
  • CIMA / CA
  • Knowledge of Region’s accounts systems SAGE
  • Ability to speak Afrikaans

Job Details:

Company: Signature Flight Support

Vacancy Type: Temporary

Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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