Chester Group: Senior Bookkeeper


Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the position of Senior Bookkeeper based in Cnr Natal & Calcutta Street, Paarden Eiland, Cape Town. Reporting into the Financial Manager, the successful incumbent will be responsible for maintaing accurate financial records and performing related tasks to management accounts.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Producing a timely set of accurate management accounts.
  • Review creditors reconciliations
  •  Oversee debtor’s department and ensure receipts are up to date
  •  Responsible for bank and cash reconciliations

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • An appropriate bookkeeping/finance qualification
  • Proven experience in Management Accounts working for a large organisation
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of management.
  • Ability to work in pressured and deadline driven operating environment.
  • Strong analytical skills with an eye for detail.
  • Excellent record keeping and administrative skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and to respond timeously to ad hoc data and reporting requirements from senior management and other parts of the team.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite(Advanced Excel skills) with experience in Financial Accounting systems

Package & Remuneration