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Finance Manager at O'Dwyer Personnel

NGO & Non-profit
  • Western Cape, Cape Town CBD
  • Permanent
  • Not Specified


A non-profit company, providing free, comprehensive health services to communities nationwide is recruiting for a Finance Manager.

Duties include:

Financial management and accounting

  • Supervision and management of project bookkeeping including cashbook processing and journals
  • Ensures the preparation of bank reconciliations and reviews
  • Reconciles all project and statutory accounts and corrects incorrect entries
  • Ensures accuracy and completeness of all project revenue and expenses
  • Ad hoc invoicing of partners for services rendered
  • Ensures reconciliation of creditors and reviews
  • Ensures the capturing of petty-cash transactions to ledger and reviews data for accuracy and completeness
  • Provides oversight and compliance on project debit cards, staff debtors and expense claims
  • Ensures that loan accounts are reconciled
  • Ensures suspense accounts are reviewed and cleared
  • Ensures that theoretical cash reconciliations are completed Prepares ad hoc reports, reconciliations and analysis as required
  • Ensures that the finance team meet all month end deadlines set
  • Provides financial management support to program managers
  • Provides assistance to departments for finance related activities as and when necessary (e.g. procurement, travel and logistics etc.)
  • Ensures the accurate financial capturing and reporting of all sub-partner expenses
  • Reviews and releases of electronic payments and transfers
  • Overall responsibility of the trial balance, as allocated




  • B.Com honours degree; at least 7 years experience; or CA(SA) with 2 years post articles experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience within the non-profit sector and with exposure to CDC/Global Fund/USAID financial management will be highly advantageous
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in finance, accounting, reconciliations and budgeting
  • Ability to work in a project environment
  • Willing to work a flexible schedule and be deadline focused
  • Advanced level proficiency in Microsoft packages
  • Clear credit record
  • Clear criminal record
  • Ability to communicate in English and Afrikaans / isiXhosa
  • Valid drivers license


Job added on 13 November 2019. Apply before Sun, 12 Jan 2020, 23:59 to qualify.

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