Job title: Accountant (Temp)
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Bergvliet, Cape Town, 7945, South Africa
  • Financial Services
  • Accounting & Finance
Pay interval: Monthly
Job published: 2018-11-01
Job ID: 32112
Contact name: Nita Mussmann
Contact email:

Job Description


Accountant (Temp)


A well-known building retail group is seeking to employee and experienced Accountant on a temp contract. We are looking for a candidate that is available immediately.



  • Matric/ Grade 12 Certificate
  • BCom Accounting Degree / Diploma with experience
  • 2-3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability time management skills and ability to multitask



  • Review payments and creditors reconciliations
  • Load and Pre-authorise Payments
  • Maintain Operational Fixed Asset Registers
  • Processing of journals
  • Preparation of balance sheet reconciliations
  • Prepare accounts up to Trial Balance level
  • Reconciliation of Operational Petty Cash
  • Journal all Daily cash up journals
  • Ensure all income statement items are posted into the correct cost codes
  • Receive accrual listing for all stores from Admin clerks
  • Review trial balance at month end and raise necessary accruals to report a complete and accurate figure at month end
  • Other tasks as requested by Financial Manager


Should you wish to apply for this position, please send your CV and salary expectation to


If you dont hear back from us within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.