Senior Accountant/ Financial Manager - Drake International, Cape Town

  • Cape Town
  • Salary: R25 000.00 - R30 000.00 Per Month
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Travel & Tourism
  • Posted by Drake International on Friday, July 12, 2019
  • Reference: 899468
  • Apply before Friday, August 9, 2019 - 20 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Drake International

A Tourism company in the Southern Suburbs is looking for a Senior Accountant/ Financial Manager to work within a diverse and dynamic work environment.


Must be proficient in QUICKBOOKS Bookkeeping system with a Tourism background and knowledge of TOUR PLAN reservation system.

Should have an appropriate accounting qualification and experience, with the ability to implement and enhance SOP's and controls within the finance department.

The candidate must be able to multi task and enjoy interaction with the rest of the office as well as being assertive and strict

Overtime will be expected when necessary, and as this is a senior position we expect responsibilities to be take very seriously.


R28 000 CTC


To take books to trial balance for three companies

Ensure that the trial balances are ready for audit on an annual basis and respond the any information requests and/or queries from the auditors.

To handle all SARS functions for VAT/PAYE etc. for all the companies

Ensure that reliable management accounts (profit/loss statements) are available for provisional taxes.

Pulling various reports on a regular basis

Payments of large batches done on a daily basis in RAND

As well as weekly payments in USD and other currencies

Handling and reconciling bank accounts in RAND and USD

Reconciling credit card accounts

Profit and loss done monthly

Handling Petty Cash and all day to day operational tasks

To be able to work under pressure and with constant interruptions

Working closely with the Debtors Manager who handles large volume of Debtors and ensuring invoices are paid timorously and following up and resolving queries with clients accordingly, sending monthly statements for certain clients by certain dates

Dealing with the bank and receiving of monies on a daily basis.

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Drake South Africa is an internationally recognised company established over 40 years ago, focusing on finding the right people for the right job and providing companies with a full range of innovative HR solutions.

Over the years Drake South Africa has diversified itself by not simply excelling in the recruitment spectrum but also being a thought leader specialising in talent management, profit improvement as well as developing technology solutions to improve the productivity and performance of an organisations human capital.

With recruitment and staffing requirements changing due to the constant evolving environment, Drake South Africa is constantly looking for ways to improve your business results, by identifying and implementing a suitable customised talent management solution.

Being a process driven organisation, Drake South Africa is adamant in doing things right, ensuring that the end result is met. The company’s success lies in its diagnostic methodology. This entails a full diagnosis of an organisations key challenges before offering a holistic solution, carefully formulated to the organisations needs.

As much as organisations want to attract top performers to their organisation, candidates blossom only if they are in the right environment. Drake South Africa prides itself in making sure that the right candidate is placed in the right position, with Drake’s unique and accurate P3 test. The P3 test enables organisations to successfully recruit new team members who can excel in their job and who are a perfect in the organisations culture.  

So, whether you are a candidate looking for a career opportunity or an organisation needing innovative HR solutions, Drake South Africa will be able to assist in your success.