James House: Finance Administrator

James House
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Thursday, 7 December, 2017
Opportunity type: 

James House Child and Youth Care Centre runs two pioneering residential treatment centres for adolescents (age 14 - 16) with frequent challenging behaviour.

James House seeks to appoint a Finance Administrator to be based in Cape Town.


  • A tertiary qualification in Accounting or Business Management
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Pastel Payroll and Outlook)
  • Knowledge of a range of accounting systems (Preference for Sage Evolution)
  • Proficiency in GAAP and HR Practices
  • Ability to prepare SARS returns and submit by e-filing
  • Familiar with electronic banking (Standard Bank)
  • English verbal and written communication skills
  • Communication skills in other South African languages would be an added advantage
  • Financial report writing skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • Team player
  • Self-motivated, a self-starter and able to work with limited supervision
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to use own initiative and take ownership of his/her tasks

To apply, submit your CV and a covering letter to Managing Director, Fabio Charles via email: fabio@jameshouse.org.za

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal
For more about James House, refer to www.jameshouse.org.za

For other vacancies in the NGO sector, refer to www.ngopulse.org/vacancies

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