Accountant - Cape Town

The Staff Connection Date Job Posted: 14-Jan-2019

Location: Cape Town

A fantastic Restaurant chain is looking for an Accountant to join their finance team at Head Office in Cape Town


  • SA Citizen 
  • AA requirement 
  • Recognised tertiary education qualification.
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office suite programs.
  • Advanced MS Excel skills including VLOOKUP’s and pivot tables.
  • Good working knowledge of Accpac.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate in English, both verbally and written.
  • 5 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in the preparation and finalisation of accounts in accordance with current South African regulations, GAAP & IFRS.


  • Monthly preparation of management accounts for the head office division.
  • Preparation of audit files for statutory year end audit for respective divisions and related entities.
  • Prepare and distribute accurate weekly royalty and service fee invoices to franchisees.
  • Prepare and distribute accurate monthly royalty and service fee statements to franchisees.
  • Verify, allocate, post and reconcile transactions.
  • Produce error free accounting reports.
  • Load verified supplier payments on Online banking facility for release by the Financial Manager.
  • Monthly reconciliation to trial balance of all balance sheet accounts.
  • Assist with accounting of any other division or related entity as required.
  • Assist the Financial Manager with the enforcing of existing and the implementation of new cost control measures in divisions and related entities.
  • Assist the Financial Manager with the preparation of group budgets and rolling cashflow forecasts.
  • Monthly preparation of VAT 201 returns for the head office division and related entities.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted 

Job ID
Job Title
Accountant - Cape Town
Employer Type
Cape Town
Salary Type
R 15 000 - R20 000 CTC per month
Start Date