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   . Financial Controller

   . Northern Cape

   . Full Time

   . R50,000 per month

   . Aug 27, 2021

   . Oct 26, 2021

Financial Accountant (JB996)

Job location: City Centre, Cape Town

income: Negotiable up to R50 000 CTC per month

A Cape Town located NPO is actively sourcing a Financial Accountant with strong processing practice to join their small team. The prosperous candidate will be responsible for assisting and supporting the CFOO with day-to-day operations and implement efficient and diligent financial practices.

candidates must have an excellent knowledge of accounting practices and processes without relying on accounting software. A minimum of a BCom + 5 years’ practice post articles required.

Minimum General Requirements:

• Bcom Degree

• Minimum of five years post articles practice in financial accounting and reporting

• Full financial accounting function, including procurement practice and a strong working knowledge of Pastel or similar accounting software

• Excellent knowledge of IFRS for SMMEs and strong working knowledge in local GAAP

• practice in multi-donor financial accounting and management or equivalent practice

• practice in the non-profit environment will be an added advantage

• Membership of Professional Accounting Body will be an added advantage

• Advanced Excel knowledge


• Provision of effective and efficient financial and administrative support to the CFOO

• Perform the full financial accounting function, including procurement processes and variance analysis

• Facilitate and prepare the budget and forecast processes for the organisation, drawing figures and information from regional offices and ensuring it aligns with organisational objectives

• knowledge contracts and assessing whether transactions are aligned to contract terms

• Maintain internal control system and ensure compliance with company policies

• Assist in development of institutional and donor proposal budgets & external audits

• Preparation of local and international payments

• Timely submission of monthly and annual financial reports

• Maintenance of fixed asset register, depreciation and assessment of useful life

• Ensuring compliance with tax and accounting laws and regulations

• Prepare and administer payroll and tax remittance

• Ensure strict adherence and compliance to financial control systems, policies and procedures

• Monitor budget implementation and expenditures and communicate results to CFOO for decision making

• Ensure efficient payments and disbursements according to approved policy and procedures

• Perform bank and vendor reconciliations

• Work with the CFOO and other members of the finance and operations team to ensure smooth running of the finance and operations of the organisation.

• Examine and analyse financial information and present findings to CFOO

• Perform month- and year end procedures, and prepare reports

• Manage Cashflow

• Assisting in the development and maintenance of an integrated financial and reporting system that takes into account consolidation of regional offices’ financial statements

• Develop and conduct internal audit procedures and systems

• Prepare consolidated financial statements, reconciliations and audit file for external audits

• contact with external auditors

• Preparation of monthly management accounts, as well as management and Board reports

• Maintaining all necessary records including invoices, expenses, payments and transactions

• Develop key performance indicators, dashboards and reporting tools for performance and budget tracking

• Ensuring high quality reporting and robust processes are in place to support the team

• Provide monthly up-to-date and accurate funder and project reports to the CFOO and project coordinators

Please email cv to [email protected] and quote JB996 in the subject line
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Kontak Recruitment
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