October Top Candidates 2020
“A great employee is like a four-leaf clover, hard to find and lucky to have."
- Tammy Cohen -
As we leap into the last quarter of 2020, we are pleased to notice an influx of top calibre talent into the job market. With South Africa being fairly new to Level 1 lockdown, and with high hopes of an improving year end, there is no better time than now to increase operations and end the year off with a bang. To help you find the top-of-the-peak talent for your business, we have listed some of our recent top candidates below.
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.
Chartered Accountant / Financial Manager
Top drawer, qualified CA SA with 17 years commercial experience including 7 years in her current position is looking for a new and mutually beneficial challenge. A strong leader with a confident and professional manner. Experience includes financial reporting for Business Unit and Group, monthly management accounts reporting, preparation of annual financial statements, preparation of annual budgets, quarterly forecasts and reviews, costing of jobs and revenue, Human Resource Management, Tax and Compliance as well as Sarbanes-Oxley compliance.
R45 000 – R55 000
Well-experienced Senior Human Resource Manager leveraging capabilities gained over the course of a 16-year progressive career within the manufacturing sector. Her HR expertise ranges from recruitment, performance management, payroll administration, Industrial Relations including CCMA representation, and Union and Bargaining Council liaison. Key skills include an in-depth knowledge of Labour Law, HR policy development and implementation, HR governance and compliance, relationship management and proactive problem solving. Qualified with a Bachelor of Technology Degree in Human Resources and a Master’s in Business Administration.
R28 000 – R30 000
Well-rounded candidate with Articles, an Accounting Sciences Degree and an Advanced Diploma in Accounting Science and 3 years post Articles experience, including 2 years as a Financial Manager with a Trading company. Meticulous, analytical, and hardworking, she will effectively supervise Bookkeepers, prepare management accounts as well as annual financial statements and working papers for Auditors.
Personal Assistant / Office Administrator
R20 000 – R25 000
Organised and efficient, this confidential and loyal PA / Office Administrator offers many years’ experience working for several senior managers and thus has developed a keen sense of determining importance and prioritizing accordingly. She is able to save you time by tackling tasks proactively whilst always keeping you in the loop on critical issues. Her meticulous approach and excellent follow up skills will impress. She will prepare proposals, tenders, Bills of Quantities and other documentation with competence. Strong MS Office skills and ability to use her initiative make her a valuable asset in any office environment.
Balance Sheet Bookkeeper
A stable work history spanning 12 years with 7 years in her current role, this ICB qualified Bookkeeper who is currently completing her National Diploma in Technical Financial Accounting will add strength and reliability to your team. Her expertise includes consolidating balance sheets for multiple companies, capturing journals for multiple companies, cashbook management, bank reconciliations, stock journals, general ledger reconciliations, payroll, and vehicle fleet management. She is deadline driven, analytical with good attention to detail and has strong communication skills.
Highly creative and multi-talented Graphic Designer with extensive experience in multimedia, marketing and print design. Exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills, and dynamic team player with well-developed written and verbal communication abilities. Passionate and inventive creator of innovative marketing strategies and campaigns, accustomed to performing in deadline-driven environments with an emphasis on working within budget requirements. Proficient in Adobe Suite including Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and Lightroom.
Bachelor of Commerce Graduate in Financial Management offers 2 years’ experience with an import trading business focused on sourcing and selling products through on-line shopping sites such as Takealot, Amazon and OneDayOnly. Expertise includes budget forecasting, cashflow management, cost analysis and prediction of foreign exchange movement and returns. Good work ethic and committed approach ensures a positive growth potential.
Golden Key Graduate
Golden Key BCom Honours Graduate in Financial Economics and Investment Management studying toward CFA seeks graduate career development opportunity in investments / financial analysis. A natural leader with a high EQ, this candidate is a team player who is certain to add value and promises a sharp learning curve. Contract work experience has provided exposure to the working world in the finance department of a logistics company.
Social Media Manager
With a BCom Honours in Management cum laude, and a BCom Marketing Management Degree, this confident, energetic business orientated graduate has gained 4 years’ experience, some whilst studying, managing multiple social media platforms for a retail clothing business. Adept at creating content, scheduling posts, managing paid advertising and developing social media strategies. Proficient on Business Manager, Shopify and WIX.
R12 000 – R15 000
BCom Marketing graduate with 2 and a half years’ experience in the FMCG industry, starting as a Marketing Intern and then progressing into a Supply Chain capacity. This candidate has great verbal and written communication skills, is self-motivated, has strong analytical skills in order to create reports, and is able to work independently to move projects forward whilst prioritizing tasks and meeting deadlines. Firm grasp of various marketing platforms including social, digital, email marketing, best practices, and channels.
Accounts Clerk – Creditors and Debtors
R8 500 – R9 000
With 8 years’ experience within an accounts department, this hardworking, reliable candidate is sure to impress. She has 5 years’ experience as a Creditors Clerk processing over 1000 invoices a month, paying over 50 supplier statements a day, and completing monthly recons for all preferred suppliers. She also has two years solid experience as a Debtors Clerk handling the full debtor’s function. Accounting software knowledge includes Pastel Accounting and Accpac.