Thembalitsha Foundation Current Employment Opportunity 2019

Thembalitsha Foundation Current Employment Opportunity 2019

The Thembalitsha Foundation registered nonprofit organisation that assists with the development and growth in lives of those in need giving them hope.

Job Title: Bookkeeper
Job Location: Western Cape.
Report to: Senior Accountant
Working Hours: 8h00 to 12h30
Salary: R72,000 Per Annum
Duration: Two-month contract


  • Maintain all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems and ensure compliance with appropriate accounting standards
  • Conduct periodic reconciliations of all accounts to ensure their accuracy
  • Conduct a monthly reconciliation
  • Provide clerical and administrative support to various projects
  • Record day to day financial transactions and complete the posting process
  • Ensure that all relevant supporting documentation are in place for each transaction
  • Verify that transactions are recorded in the correct accounts, suppliers’ ledger, customer ledger and general ledger
  • Bring the books to the trial balance stage
  • Perform checks of the posting process
  • VAT calculation and completion of VAT return
  • Enter data, maintain records and generate reports
  • Process accounts receivable and payable
  • Load bank payments
  • Filling
  • Assist in yearly audit
  • Assist in Resolving day to day finance/accounting queries (internal and external)


  • Proficient in SAP/Pastel
  • Relevant bookkeeping/accounting qualification
  • Minimum of three years’ experience within a bookkeeping role
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Office with Excel
  • Experience in the nonprofit industry advantageous
  • English and Afrikaans communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Strong leadership and people management skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to work under pressure

To apply

Submit CV, qualifications and contactable references or queries with salary expectations to

Application Deadline: Tuesday, 30 April, 2019