Financial Accountant

Cape Town, South Africa

Apply Now

Purpose of Role

Support to the Financial Controller toward the optimal use of financial management best practises including providing financial and administrative services in order to ensure efficient and accurate financial and administrative operations in finance.

Key Performance Areas

  • Full management of accounts payable (i.e. foreign & domestic payments and reconciliation);
  • Assist with management of accounts receivable (i.e. processing remittances and reconciliations);
  • Assist with cash flow management function and processing ( i.e. bank, petty cash and cash flow forecasts);
  • Process intercompany transactions;
  • Calculate and process forex gains or losses on relevant transactions;
  • Manage tax matters (VAT, PAYE, Income Tax);
  • Work with the finance team to ensure smooth operations of all finance related matters;
  • Preparations of management reports, correspondence and ad hoc finance related reports;
  • Provide general support to the finance team on any other financial administration and related deliverables;
  • Full management of year end deliverables; and
  • Liaising with auditors.


  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills;
  • Ability to perform duties with limited supervision;
  • Deadline orientated with attention to detail;
  • Hands on, proactive approach;
  • Knowledge of Pastel;


  • Higher education in Financial Accounting;
  • Working experience in financial accounting related fields;
  • Proficient in English: speak, read and write;

To apply for this awesome opportunity please send us your CV (maximum 3 pages), to: Please include a copy of your academic certificate and transcript (marks).
The reference for this opportunity is “Financial Accountant”.
Please insert this into the subject line of your email application. Any applicants not meeting the minimum requirements will not receive a response. Please note that we reserve to right to amend, freeze the role or not hire. The final appointment will be at the discretion of Travelstart.

Travelstart is committed to transformation and redressing of past inequalities. Our employment equity goals will be taken into account in our selection process.
Good luck!

Share this Position


Why Travelstart?

From the moment you step into Travelstart you are welcomed into an environment where employees are motivated to imagine with all their mind, believe with all their heart and achieve with all their might.

Learn more about life at Travelstart

Available positions

Why book with us
  • Bringing you the best fares from all airlines
  • Expert assistance from booking to departure
  • Online destinations for planning your travels
Already Booked your Flight?

Explore our Hotel listings:

  • 1000's of options worldwide
  • Best prices
  • Great service
Personalised Assistance

Need help with your booking? Contact our expert Travelstart Live agents for guidance and booking assistance

  • 021 020 0559

Download our app

Free for iPhones and Android