Accountant - Hospitality Industry - Knysna (must Have Own Accommodation In Knysna)...

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1 month ago

Accountant - Hospitality Industry - Knysna (must Have Own Accommodation In Knysna)

We are looking for an experienced Accountant to oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying our financial transactions. Your responsibilities include reconciling account balances and bank statements, maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end close procedures. A successful Accountant combines excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of accounting principles to analyse financial reports and forecasts. Your duties also include ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all of our accounting tasks.


  • Grade 12 or equivalent is essential

  • Relevant Finance qualification an advantage

  • 2 to 3 Years Pastel Partner Experience

  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel and Email)

Skills & Abilities:

  • Excellent Verbal & Written communication skills

  • Deadline Oriented

  • Willingness to work necessary hours to get the job done

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Organized

  • Attention to Detail


  • Capturing of all Month-end Journals

  • Loan accounts captured and reconciled

  • Capturing of Project Management

  • Monthly stock takes

  • Preparation of cost reports for Food, Beverage and Consumables

  • Reconciling invoices to purchase orders

  • Preparing of Income Statements

  • Compiling statistics

  • Upkeep of an Audit File

  • Daily banking, including reconciling with Opera

  • Balance sheet recons

  • Assist with budgets

  • Meeting deadlines

  • Checking Petty Cash regularly

  • Checking all credit card and cash recons of Front Desk regularly

  • Do pit checks ensuring all necessary documentation are in order

  • Ensuring all financial procedures are followed by staff

  • Duty Management shifts to assist hotel operational management

  • Monthly reconciliation of leave balances

To apply for the position, please forward an updated CV to

**Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted. Should you not hear from us within 5 days – please consider your application unsuccessful**

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