• Full Time
  • St Francis Bay, South Africa

St Francis Links, one hour West of Port Elizabeth, has a vacancy for a qualified and experienced professional who will assist our Financial Manager in internal control compliance and procedures. The position requires attention to detail for validity, accuracy and completeness of all transactions. The successful candidate will be responsible for the general ledger, debtors, creditors and legal compliance as well as preparation of all general ledger journal entries and processing of payroll.

Critical Requirements
BCom degree or Qualified Bookkeeper/Accountant up to Balance Sheet
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar position
Payroll/Human Resources processing and experience essential (Confidentiality critical)
In depth knowledge and experience of Sage Pastel accounting and VIP payroll
Computer literacy in MS Office (Advanced Excel Skills)
In depth understanding of statutory requirements relating to the accounting function (i.e. VAT/EMP201’s, etc)
Pro-active self-starter with assertive leadership qualities
Skills / Abilities Required
  • Preparation of Balance Sheet and Income Statement reconciliations
  • Reviewing of work performed and managing other personnel to ensure accuracy, validity and completeness
  • Recording detail and providing explanations for any variances or anomalies in the accounts
  • Ability to communicate with members, management, other departments and service providers
  • Ability to deal comfortably with complexity and a lot of finite detail
  • Good problem-solving skills under pressure | Excellent computer skills
Salary commensurate with experience.
Please send your CV with contactable references. No telephonic enquiries will be entertained
Applicants who do not receive replies to their applications within 14 days of the closing date, should consider their applications unsuccessful.