Kontak Recruitment
Kontak Recruitment is a dynamic recruitment agency based in Johannesburg. Kontak Recruitment offers a recruitment service assisting with placement of personnel on all career levels.
Kontak Recruitment values personal contact with employers, clients and job seekers as one of the most important aspects of recruitment and selection.
Kontak Recruitment manages the Job specification writing, advertising of listing and response handling including pre-screening and interviewing. References and background checks are completed on every candidate. Kontak Recruitment provides after placement service with a 3 month guarantee period.
Kontak Recruitment assists job seekers in finding their sought after position through our current job listings. We deliver a professional CV writing service to job seekers to ensure that theirs CV's are current, modern and fresh therefore being attractive to potential employers.
Whether you are looking for staff or looking for job opportunities, Kontak Recruitment has the solution for you. Contact us to find out how we can assist you with your recruitment needs.
Kontak Recruitment endeavours to take all reasonable measures to ensure that the job seekers referred meet the client requirements.
Kontak Recruitment works on a contingency basis which means fees are only payable if a placement is made with a 3 month guarantee period.
Kontak Recruitment provides quality recruitment.
Through our stability and integrity, we have carved out a substantial market in the industry. We are a customised outsourced service company, designed to provide a set of flexible, cost effective hiring solutions to clients of every size and industry. At Kontak we are committed to establish and maintain a positive difference to your staffing needs.
Our consultants boast with a total of 30 years experience within the industry. We understand that companies today require more than just skilled candidates, they reach for employees who are productive, exhibit positive attitude and have the ability to become part of their team.
We aim at building long term relationships that are mutually beneficial to all parties. We encourage an employment environment that provides equal opportunities for all. All Job listings and applications remain confidential protecting the rights and interests of all parties involved....
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Financial Accountant (JB996)
Posted date [2021-Aug-13] (ID: 77145)

Financial Accountant (JB996)
: City Centre, Cape Town
Salary: Negotiable up to R50 000 CTC per month 

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

Applicants must have an excellent understanding of accounting practices and processes without relying on accounting software. 

Minimum requirements: 

  • Bcom Degree 
  • Minimum of five years post articles experience in financial accounting and reporting 
  • Full financial accounting function, including procurement experience and a strong working knowledge of Pastel or similar accounting software
  • Excellent knowledge of IFRS for SMMEs and strong working knowledge in local GAAP
  • Experience in multi-donor financial accounting and management or equivalent experience
  • Experience 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
  • Understanding 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 outcomes 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
  • Liaise 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 recruit(at)itkontak.co.za and quote JB996 in the subject line

Job Title Financial Accountant (JB996)
Post Details
Posted By Kontak Recruitment
Job Function Financial Accountant (JB996)
Start Date ASAP
Salary R50 000 per month
Location Cape Town
Phone No 0114313542
Website https://www.kontak.co.za
Email recruit(at)itkontak.co.za
Deadline 2021-Sep-30
Region Location -> Western Cape
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time Jobs
Classification Job Classification -> Accounting

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