Finance Internship at Multichoice

MultiChoice is looking for a graduate to fill a Payroll Accountant Internship position based in Randburg.Duties and Responsibilties

  • Processing payroll related payments on Standard Bank Business on-line
  • Ensure daily payments have the correct supporting documents, reconcile to payroll totals and submit to the relevant authorisers for payment release.
  • Process confidential (ISP, contractors and recruitment) payments, as per Management request
  • Process bursary payments and maintain debtor’s book
  • Daily allocation of payments from salary cashbook accounts on SAP
  • Daily filing of payroll payments
  • Monthly Bank Reconciliations for salary bank accounts
  • Prepare a cashbook journal and send to MWeb
  • Prepare Balance sheet reconciliations for all payroll related control accounts
  • Assist with the investigation of the reconciling items by following up with payroll administrators, investigating non-payroll related entries and tracing to the source
  • Processing payroll related re-allocation journals
  • Processing intercompany journals and invoices
  • Distribution of payroll costing reports
  • Extraction of payroll journals from the payroll system
  • Ensure payroll journal balances to payroll costing report prior to importing to SAP
  • Prepare a schedule of leave provisions and send to business for processing
  • Prepare headcount reports
  • Process Executive payroll journal
  • Assisting with payroll cost related queries
  • Ad-hoc payroll reporting
  • Assist Payroll Teal Leader with payroll related duties such as:
  • The preparation of import files,
  • QA of payroll processing.


  • B Com (Accounting) or equivalent
  • Statutory understanding (company and Income Tax Act)
  • Financial accounting knowledge
  • Computer (spreadsheet, financial system, general)
  • Report writing


  • Attention to detail
  • Conscientious
  • Analytical skills
  • Deadline driven
  • Pro-active
  • Good written and verbal skills
  • Able to work in a pressurized environment
  • Problem solving
  • Multi-tasking

Personal Qualities

  • Team player
  • Ambition
  • Perseverance
  • Adaptable
  • Commitment
  • Time management
  • Accuracy

How to apply

Applications close on 11 July 2016. Click here to apply online

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