Bookkeeper and Office Assistant

Short Job Description: 

A new producer in the FMCG industry based in Zonnebloem requires a bookkeeper/office administrator to join their team, responsible for financial administration up to trial balance. Immediate start  

Where will the candidate work from, if not home based? (Town/Suburb or state work-from-home): 
Woodstock, office
Select which one of these best describes the role: 
Full time - in office
Main area of expertise for this position: 
Required Qualification: 
Post matric qualification
Required computer program skills: 
MS Office, Pastel
Estimated hours (state hours per day or week): 
Full day
Remuneration in ZAR: 
R15 000 per month
Job posting date: 
Friday, May 17, 2019
Full Job Description: 


  • Maintaining monthly management accounts up to and including Trial Balance
  • Stock control management (using Pastel module)
  • Commission structures to be set up for local and international agents
  • Monthly Sales management (debtors and creditors)
  • Invoice management and quotations
  • Expenses management
  • Compile and ensure monthly and annual SARS submissions (VAT, PAYE, etc). Liaise with the accountant to prepare for AFS
  • Compile monthly sales data/graphs
  • General administration as required, maintain credit applications for suppliers, ensure updated AE compliance, regular follow-ups with outstanding debtors. Provide regular reports and as required
  • Inventory and sales: co-ordinate deliveries and payments
  • Maintain an accurate and updated database of domestic/international client database
  • Maintain staff records - salaries (gross / net), leave and any relevant legal compliance.
  • Liaison with accountant

Skills and experience:

  • Pastel experience
  • Accuracy with figures and work experience processing up to trial balance
  • Inputting accurate data and ability to meet deadlines and use initiative
Application process:
Before applying check that your CV is comprehensive and that the roles and responsibilities demonstrate your capabilities and experience rather than a list of tasks. Always write in full sentences. You have up to 12 places of previous employment to demonstrate your skills, use as many as you feel are required but always include more than one. Write a motivational email explaining why you should be considered for the role. The motivational email will be seen before the CV and is submitted to the client with the CV. If you have not heard back within 14-21 days please assume the application was not successful.

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