Closing date: 30 June 2022
Only South African Citizens
Appointment: Permanent, full-time position
Area: Goodwood, Cape Town
Essential qualification: Financial Degree or Diploma essential
Salary: Negotiable – Market related and depending on years’ experience
• At least 3 years’ experience in the finance industry
• A financial background in the automotive industry will be an advantage
• Computer Literate – proficient in MS Office with advanced Excel Skills.
• Previous Financial software package experience essential
Responsible for Leave
• Updated leave registers on Teams
• Recon leave due on resignations/ terminations
• Updated leave cycles.
• Ensure that the correct leave amounts are being paid out to staff on termination of employment
• Uploading employee debt forms, bank details change, salary information.
• Assist with maintaining the Teams employee details sheet.
• Liaise with HR with regards to employee matters such as salary queries and or warnings.
• Ensure that employee files are up to date.
• Ensure that all salary related information is submitted to HR/ Payroll monthly.
• Monthly leave reports and recons
• Responsible for the inter branch monthly reports
• Responsible for Income statement comparisons
• Responsible for the monthly journals for MR reports
• Capture cash-up on SAP and recon
• Identify and resolve any problems relating to cash-ups
• Inform Managers on any outstanding invoices/ credits, unknown discrepancies
• Scanning of petty cash slips on Teams
• Capture incoming payments from customers and bank transactions from bank statement to correct.
• GL accounts monthly reconciliation.
• Recon weekly / monthly bank statement.
Cash in transit Recons of branches
• Investigate if there are any problems with the cash banked
• Form part of bank recon, above when needed
• Recon and inform manager to follow up if any outstanding open items (stock).
• Recon overs and shorts or unknown bank payments, or card split payments in bank.
• Allocate petty cash to correct GL accounts – recon
• Recon any debits and credits
• Allocate credits and payments to invoices and recon customer accounts.
• Monitor outstanding amounts for account closure letters to be send WEEKLY, MONTHLY.
Follow up on outstanding payments
• Hand overs to Accountability, when needed.
• Customer queries.
• Internal expense account (2 debtors accounts) allocations, monthly.
• Prepare customer refund payment requests, when needed.
• Maintain customer account details, daily.
• Confirm cash customer payments, daily.
• Email weekly/ monthly statements.
• Correspond with customers regarding new account applications.
• Analyse received credit applications and reports from Accountability
• Responsible for opening of new Debtors accounts
• Assist with general customer queries
• Assist with allocating stock items bought from HO that are overheads/expenses.
• Assist with ensuring no negative stock items.
• Sign off on payment requests daily / weekly / monthly.
• Administration support
• Maintain files and manage petty cash expenditures and inventory
• Maintain historical records by filing documents.
• Other project-based work that may be assigned from time to time.
• General administration when needed.
• Support, comply and ensure complicity with the Health and Safety regulations, all the Companies policies and procedures, Quality and Environmental policies and procedures, etc.
• Support, encourage and develop a team and take ownership for the team
• Proactively contribute to creating a good team atmosphere
• Anticipates and overcome obstacles
• Embrace personal challenges and growth
• Resilient, optimistic, and open to change
• Have an adult, collaborative approach to others
• Self-starter, motivated and able to positively motivate others
• Focused and target driven with positive, can-do attitude
If you meet the above-mentioned requirements, please send your detailed CV to
Subject: “FINANCIAL CLERK GOODWOOD”
If you are not contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.
EASTERN PERSONNEL CONSULTANTS CC (SINCE 1990)
Contact number: 0123483218
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