Accountant / Office Assistant - Persona Staff, Cape Town Northern Suburbs

  • Cape Town Northern Suburbs
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Finance
  • Posted by Persona Staff on Thursday, September 19, 2019
  • Reference: CPT000971/ML
  • Apply before Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 2 Days left
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Vacancy Details

Employer: Persona Staff
Accountant / Office Assistant Well-known company in the carpentry industry is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced Accountant.


  • Grade 12 / Matric.

  • Completed Degree in Accounting.

  • Proficiency in Pastel Partner and VIP Payroll.

  • Computer literate (MS Office).

  • Capable in processing and interpreting up to Management Accounts, i.e. further than trial balance.



  • Assist with forecasting and budget preparation.

  • Keeping accurate financial records and reconciliations of key accounts.

  • Maintaining accurate fixed asset and tax asset registers.

  • Preparing and balancing of the bank reconciliations.

  • Propose and implement financial best practices.

  • Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures.

  • Ensure compliance with all statutory requirements.

  • Support and prepare for the annual financial audit.

  • Create additional analyses and reports as requested by management.

  • Provide guidance to the finance/admin department and staff (2 staff).

  • Personal assistant to Owner/Director; manage the admin side of his family trust and other personal admin.


To apply, please send your CV with your salary expectations to


Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive feedback within 48 hours, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

Apply before Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 2 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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About Persona Staff

PERSONA’s vision is to allow our Clients to focus on their core activities, and let PERSONA manage the responsibility of staff recruitment; ensuring the perfect fit between candidate and client for the most efficient and effective workforce.
PERSONA is committed to delivering the best service to our clients and candidates.

We recruit in the following industries:
Financial Services, Manufacturing, Engineering, Retail, Banking, Telecommunications, Information technology, Electronics, Logistics, Mechanical, Sales & Marketing, Office Support, Warehousing, Distribution and Supervision Staff

Services offered:
To our clients:-
Recruitment of permanent staff at all levels
In depth staff selection
Salary surveys
Advertising of available positions
Comprehensive interviewing
Screening of potential candidates according to client’s specifications
Reference checks (on possible candidate)
ITC checks (on possible candidate)
Criminal checks (on possible candidate)
More background checks on request.
Psychometric testing (additional services)
Preparing of Job descriptions
PERSONA commits to adhere to industry standards and policies.

To possible candidate and job seekers:-
Professional resume
Regular correspondence
Interviewing tips
Summary of client information
Assistance to find the perfect job