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Finance Trainee

The Programme 

At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories.  Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning  and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation. 
Hitachi Energy South Africa is committed to the development of young talent and seeks to source, develop, and increase their employability in the ever-changing world of work, hence we do our best to place and retain them by providing them with the best working and learning environment that allows them to learn about the business, themselves, and their chosen careers. This is a contract position for 12months. 
Hitachi Energy South Africa will expose you to not only local but regional operations where you will be paired with qualified and registered professionals to help you transition into a professional space by transferring their knowledge, skills, and attributes to you and help you learn beyond what you learned in the classroom. 

What You Will Do 

  • You will be exposed to many facets (namely: accounts payable, financial statements preparation, internal controls etc.) of the financial environment, but will mainly be focusing on accounting and reporting aspects. 
  • You will be trained to be highly proficient and agile in the finance domain and the contract will remains or 12months. 
  • Soft skills will be an integral part of learning and stakeholder engagement. 
  • You will learn how to analyze and interpret the balance sheet - Through balance sheet reconciliations. 
  • With the guidance of the General Accounting Manager, you will also assist with AFS preparation, monthly reporting timetable communication and distribution, VAT queries from Deloitte and statutory compliance and reporting with other stakeholders. 
  • You will also be responsible for adhoc tasks related to finance not limited to those already mentioned above.
  • Lives core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business. 

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • You should have a Degree, Or Diploma in accounting. Demonstrate strong written and communication skills and overall learning attitude. 
  • Should have knowledge of one or multiple of the following technologies would be advantageous. 
  • Intermediate Excel Skills. 
  • Word Documentation. 
  • Understanding general accounting principles. 
  • Tools/Utilities: Microsoft, Outlook. 
  • Language Skills: Read, analyses, and comprehend technical and functional documentation. 
Closed 7 days ago
Closed 7 days ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Accounting, Banking and Finance

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Gauteng (South Africa)

  • Closing Date:30th Jun 2022, 6:00 pm


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