Analytical driven and successful accounting professional who is proficient in the fields of accounting, auditing and taxation. Has strong knowledge of auditing various business operations and risk-based auditing.

Experience

  • Internal Auditor

    at New National Assurance

    May 2016 - at Present

    Gauteng

    • Audit functions i.e., selecting samples using audit software, performing audits, documenting and concluding test results on working papers, follow-up on findings. • Audit planning and audit reporting. • Attending to audit and administrative matters pertaining to the companies underwriting managers. • Data analysis of insurance information (e.g. arranging data according to specific samples and relevant information i.e. long outstanding claims, finalized claims, unacceptably low premiums etc). • Attend to special investigations. • Training & supervising junior audit staff. • Filling in Internal Audit Manager duties when manager is away.

  • Accounts Clerk

    at Shepstone & Wylie Attorneys

    November 2014 - November 2015

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    • Processing of advocates’ fee notes, sheriffs’ returns, tracing agents, cost consultants and agents invoices on CMS. • Processing of EFT payments for sheriffs, advocates, tracing agents and cost consultants. • Daily CMS alerts of advocates’ payments. • Trust receipting from company trust bank account. • Money transfers and disbursement write offs. • Capturing, payment, journal entry and transfer of monies for collection agents. • Billings • Reconciliation of Partners’ credit card statements. • Processing of travel journals. • Processing and reconciliation of petty cash journals for all branches. • Assisting and liaising with secretaries, sheriffs and advocates regarding various queries. • Weekly reconciliation of outstanding debtors and following up on outstanding amounts

  • Accountant

    at Roberts and Chaplin

    September 2013 - November 2014

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    • Drafting of Annual Financial Statements for various companies and Trusts. • Adjusting journal entries. • Calculation and completion of Income tax returns for individuals, companies and trusts as well as completion of IT14SD returns on SARS Efiling. • Liaising with clients, SARS and caseware consultants. • Preparation of excel spreadsheets for depreciation and various income and expenses accounts.

  • Accounting/Audit Clerk

    at Gcabashe Inc

    October 2012 - August 2013

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    • Identifying transactions and accounts from bank statements and recording these transactions on Pastel. • Preparing trial balances, adjusting these trial balances to be used in the preparation of financial statements for various types of clients. • Drafting of Annual Financial Statements for various companies and Trusts. • Calculation and preparation of excel schedules for VAT, PAYE and Income tax and completion of these returns on SARS Efiling. • Performed annual audits for various types of manufacturing, financial services, production and retail companies. • Performed annual stock counts for manufacturing and retail companies

  • Trainee Accountant

    at ITI Chartered Accountants

    June 2012 - September 2012

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    • Identifying transactions and accounts from bank statements and recording these transactions on caseware. • Preparing trial balances, adjusting these trial balances to be used in the preparation of financial statements for various types of clients. • Calculation of VAT for various clients. • Calculation of Income Tax and completion of the Income Tax returns for individuals, companies and trusts

Education

  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)

    at Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)

    2019 - at Present (1 year)

  • Bachelor of Accounting Science

    at University of South Africa

    2006 - 2011 (5 years) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

Languages

  • English Native

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