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
Meet all the necessary requirements listed in the job description
Are eligible to live and work in the country specified in the job description