We have an exciting opportunity for a qualified Accountant to join Travelopia and work within our marine division in Cape Town. You will join us on a full-time permanent basis as a Financial Accountant working within a global team.
Travelopia operates across the globe including Europe, Australia, North America, and Canada, we’re passionate about being the best and pride ourselves on the unique and diverse range of holiday experiences we offer our customers. Our combined businesses are the world’s largest provider of specialist and experiential travel with a range of unique experiences, from private jets, polar expeditions, sailing, tailormade luxury holidays and much more.
The position of the Financial Accountant involves working with the Head of Finance and Senior Financial Accountant in ensuring tax, regulatory and Reserve Bank compliance for our South Africa entity across numerous business streams, including but not limited to, the sale of overseas holidays, the sale of boats and boat-related equipment and utilization of South African based resource by overseas jurisdictions.
What you will be doing
Gaining a strong understanding of our global business and accounting methodology applied across the group and leveraging this understanding to take ownership for all South African statutory, regulatory and tax requirements including:
What we are looking for
To be successful in this role you will be a qualified Accountant with prior experience within the accountancy field. You will have experience working under IFRS and have knowledge of the requirements of a financial statement audit. The right candidate for this role will be proactive and analytical with strong communication skills, able to multitask and manage various projects simultaneously. Experience with SARS and Reserve Bank requirements, working with foreign currencies and multiple entities, as well as familiarity with Microsoft Suite, are all key requirements for this role.
If you are a qualified Accountant, work well in a faced paced environment, and looking to work within an exciting industry then this could be the opportunity for you! Apply today letting us know why you would be a great fit for this role.