We are hiring a part-time Accountant

//We are hiring a part-time Accountant

We are hiring a part-time Accountant

SAEP seeks to appoint a part-time Accountant (24 hours / week) to be based in Mowbray, Cape Town (and possibly later in the year in Philippi).

  • Bookkeeping:
    • Daily capturing of bank and petty cash
    • Collection and filing of supporting documents and bank statements
    • Setup of payments
    • Deposit donations
    • Allocate transactions according to donor requirements
  • Ensure that finance policy and procedures are adhered to
  • Manage and administer petty cash and store accounts
  • Calculate mileage and staff obligations (e.g. private use of organisational resources), and enter relevant transactions
  • Create invoices and ensure payments are received
  • Attend to donor audits
  • Capturing donation in Salesforce
  • Create Section 18A tax receipts
  • Manage payroll
  • Manage VAT submissions
  • Handle any SARS related issues and queries, as needed
  • Assist Finance Manager in drawing up the annual budget
  • Provide support to the Finance Manager and the fundraising team, as required


  • Degree in Financial Accounting or related field
  • Experience in financial accounting for nonprofit organisations, as well as understanding of challenges faced by non-profit sector
  • Communication and writing skills in English. Second SA language is a bonus
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Self-starter and can work independently
  • Professional work ethics, sound organizational skills, personal integrity, neat, forward thinker, resourceful, problem solver, reliable, honest, self-disciplined, accurate and attention to detail
  • Financial understanding and structure
  • Team player, good communication and networking skills
  • Planning and time management, and ability to work to strict deadlines
  • Computer literacy, especially advanced Excel knowledge
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks
  • Knowledge of Salesforce is an advantage
  • Knowledge of SARS efiling and easyfile

 To apply, submit your CV and cover letter with salary expectation to kathrin@saep.org


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