March Top Candidates 2021
“The secret of my success is that we have gone to exceptional lengths to hire the best people in the world.”
- Steve Jobs -
Throughout January and February, we have been delighted to see an inflow of jobseekers with the New Year and have interviewed an impeccable batch of candidates who we believe are sure hires within their fields of work. With everyone getting well-settled into the year and beginning to knock off and start achieving their 2021 goals, we thought now would be the perfect time to share with you some of our recent top candidates.
If you would like to find out more about any of these candidates, send Kayla an email and she will happily help you out, or call 031-3122451.
Finance Manager / CA
R65 000 - R75 000
A highly recommended CA and Finance fundi, who is strong operationally and suited to an entrepreneurial environment where he has influence over the company’s profitability and vision for growth. Offering more than 8 years post-articles experience in innovative, fast growing settings, he is a strong, driven candidate with good leadership skills, who would be a worthy acquisition for your business.
R42 000 - R45 000
Qualified CA(SA) currently working as a Management Accountant in the Telecommunications industry. With two years post-articles experience in financial analysis / reporting, operational reporting, and project management, this candidate will add great value. She currently reports directly to the CFO, as well as providing ad-hoc reports to other members on the Executive team. This candidate is highly driven, analytical, able to work under pressure, deliver on multiple tasks, and adapt to new experiences.
Love for textiles and design, BA in Fashion, and 6 years work experience in Fashion Buying and Merchandising covering mens, ladies, and kidswear; this left, right brain candidate offers a winning formula. Creative and analytical, she is methodical, detailed with strong negotiation skills, and committed to sourcing the best products and a great price. Trend aware with an eye for design and commercially astute she is the team player you want.
BCom Accounting Degree, SAICA articles, and 1-year commercial experience as an Assistant Accountant in a corporate environment guarantees a solid financial foundation. Experience includes month-end reconciliations and management accounts, bank reconciliations, month end stock counts, inter-branch stock transfers, review of debtors and creditors payments, General Ledger recons, variance analysis, and fleet claims. Deadline driven, focused with a professional approach she is sure to deliver.
Project Manager – Logistics / Planning
Golden Key Member, BCom in International Trade and Economics major this intelligent, highly analytical, and figure orientated candidate with exceptional interpersonal skills and optimistic outlook is a must for any progressive business. Ripe for the picking she offers 3 years’ experience with one of the country’s largest fruit exporters to the UK and EU markets, is highly analytical, numerate, and offers solid Excel experience including Pivots and VLOOKUP’s. Customer communication, allocating and managing stock, involvement in pricing, and liaison with logistics, production, planning, and quality coupled with high attention to detail, a calm disposition, and ability to handle large volumes adds to her appeal.
Having achieved first place in the SAIPA Board exams this committed high performer is conscientious and efficient and is certain to add significant value to your business. She began her career in 2006 and has accumulated considerable knowledge in the Accounting and Tax profession. Experience includes the full accounting function from source documents to annual financial statements, as well as all tax related statutory requirements. In performing these functions, she has incorporated a significant amount of long-term business and tax planning. Dedicated and diligent, she comes highly recommended.
Proactive, focused, and deadline driven Bookkeeper with 18 years’ experience to trial balance including processing and analysis of management accounts. She competently handles debtors, creditors, bank reconciliations, job costings, payroll, and all statutory returns including VAT, EMP201, and EMP501. Accounting packages include Pastel Partner, Pastel Express, Pastel Payroll, e-Filing, and e@syFile.
Graphic Designer and Illustrator
R18 000 - R20 000
BA Degree in Graphic Design and an impressive portfolio demonstrating awe-inspiring illustration skills and the ability to create original artwork sets this candidate apart. 8 years’ experience includes experience in FMCG, Events, Marketing, AV Production, and Print Production. She thrives on creating meaningful and impactful design solutions for brands. A solid creative well-versed in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fresco, and Procreate.
Order / Stock Coordinator
R18 000 - R20 000
A diverse all-rounder with 12 years’ experience in the FMCG, Supply Chain, Warehousing, and Distribution fields. Effective processing of orders on SAP including export orders, stock transfers, invoicing, and booking relevant transportation whilst focusing on good customer relationships and service excellence this candidate is sure to impress. She has effective negotiation and communication skills, strong presentation and report writing skills, and the ability to coach and motivate staff.
Debtors and Creditors Clerk
R12 000 - R15 000
Highly capable with over ten years’ experience in Debtors and Creditors working on various Accounting systems including Revelations, Pastel, and QuickBooks. Responsibilities have covered the full debtor’s function for a book value of R30 million. Further experience includes financial statements, VAT, year-end balancing, and trial balance.
Honours Degree in Finance and undergraduate Degree in Economics and Finance, this smart candidate has a natural interest in solving problems and thinking analytically. A love for numbers and excellent interpersonal skills coupled with a great attitude and desire to learn make her an ideal choice for an entry level role.
An enthusiastic UCT Graduate with an English major and a comprehensive knowledge of diverse digital and traditional marketing processes gained through various freelance roles over the past 3 years. Google Digital Garage qualification, expertise in Google Analytics, Google AdWords, Canva, Hootsuite, and Blogspot together with social media campaigns, data analysis, and paid advertising are sought after skills she offers. Copywriting, content creation including video editing and photography, as well as online community management abilities make her a prized candidate for your marketing team.