South African Post Office (SAPO) hereby invites applications for recruitment to the post of Systems Accountant. The application will close on 2nd October 2020.

Location: Pretoria

South African Post Office (SAPO) advertised post is as follows:

  • Systems Accountant (C4)


  • Bachelors’ Degree in commerce/business/accounting or IT (NQF 7)
  • 4-5 years ‘experience in Systems development and finance systems in a banking environment
  • Broad experience and knowledge of accounting systems
  • Experience working in projects
  • The Banks / Postbank Act
  • Risk & compliance management
  • Financial management
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills,
  • Experience in communicating and influencing senior stakeholders,
  • Ability to collaborate and train other finance staff,
  • Advanced computer software skills, including Excel macros and
  • other accounting packages,
  • Able to interact well with diverse people across multiple functions, Fast learner,
  • Analytical and able to derive insights,
  • Superior communication skills,
  • Able to market and sell ideas,
  • Strong process orientation in identifying opportunities,
  • Manage team of similar skilled people,
  • Financial skills,
  • Judgemental and problem solving skills,
  • Persuasiveness,
  • Reporting and presentation skills,
  • Decision making,
  • Conflict management,
  • Coordination skills
  • Self-Driven, Empathy, Superior service ethic,
  • Able to persevere despite setbacks,
  • Optimistic and positive demeanour,
  • Willingness to try new things,
  • Creative and Innovative,
  • Professionalism, Client oriented, Deadline driven

How to apply

If you wish to apply, please forward your Curriculum Vitae (CV) to [email protected]. Please indicate in the subject line the position you are applying for. To view the full position specification, log on to and click on Careers.