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Financial Accountant

R55k p/m 

One month notice period

BCom + SAICA articles with a stable career history our candidate has attained close to 10 years of experience as a Financial Accountant where he is responsible for the following functions: Draft annual financial statements for statutory reporting of entities; Prepare reconciliation of management accounts (US GAAP) to local statutory accounts (e.g. IFRS) ; Prepare tax computations for review by corporate tax department; Liaise with Auditors to ensure all queries are dealt with, and financial statements are issued timeously; Responsible for monthly accounting and reporting; Prepare and process journal entries; Responsible for month and quarter end signoffs on ledger; Supervision of all finance functions in the business cycle - purchasing and Accounts Payable, sales and Accounts Receivable, stock control, capital expenditure; Monitor cash flows and prepare forecasts; Analyse monthly revenue and expenses so they are recorded appropriately and report on variances; Ensure intercompany transactions are recorded and loan accounts reconciled monthly in accordance with company policy; Ensure compliance with company procedures.


Creditors/Debtors Controller

R35k p/m 

Available from 1 August 2021

Having obtained a positive reference on our candidate which demonstrates her loyalty, commitment and dedication to her previous Employer we would like to showcase her stable career history; sound emotional intelligence and competency in ensuring both the creditors and debtors reconciliations are done timeously and accurately. She is computer literate and has the ability to grasp new concepts with ease. She can be described as being a reliable employee whose integrity is unquestionable. Eager to relocate to Port Elizabeth and can avail herself to a telephonic/ virtual interview soonest.


Executive Secretary/ Secretary to the Board/ Office Manager 

R30k p/m

Available immediately in Pretoria, Durban, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town

Equity candidate 

A versatile, self-reliant  and mature Executive Secretary  is seeking employment to perform any of the above mentioned functions. She has 15 years of experience in both the private and public sectors. She has worked with the Executive in Parliament RSA  as an Executive Secretary and in the hospitality industry for Tsogo Sun as a croupier. Some of the tasks she performs best are, report writing, minute taking, office management, arrangement of meetings, liaison with stake holders, travel logistics, general employee supervision and diary management  amongst others. She has her own transport, laptop, and a cell phone. She is well spoken and well-travelled locally and abroad.  From the academic perspective, she is an FET qualified Educator with Business Studies as a specialization and holds BCom Hons in HR; coupled with a Bachelor of Administration Degree and has completed coursework for her Masters of Commerce HRM.


Project Administrator / Secretary

Oudtshoorn / George – willing to travel

R19k p/m (open to offers)

Available immediately

Professional and organised, my diligent candidate has strong administrative skills and is a clear communicator. She is an organised Project Administrator who delivers on project work from planning, coordination, training, presentations, implementation, compiling reports and providing feedback.  She is proficient in using: Microsoft programmes, SAP, Oracle, ITS and she is bilingual (English and Afrikaans.) Having completed numerous certificates, including Customer Service Training, and modules on presentation skills, project management and strategic management; she is keen to bring her skillset and positive attitude to your project team. Although based in Oudtshoorn, she is open to travel and would consider temp / contract work. Well worth an interview.

Finance Manager

R60k CTC p/m 

Available immediately

This experienced Finance Manager, with a BCom Honours degree, has served around 12 years at a senior management level for a large multinational automotive manufacturing company. He is situated in Port Elizabeth and is available immediately for permanent/contract work within the Port Elizabeth/Uitenhage area. He is proficient in MS Office and has close to 20 years experience on SAP as an end user. Furthermore, he has managed all areas of Finance, worked on a cross-functional project team, and has an appreciation for the need for strong Internal Controls, having managed the Internal Control department for the same multinational, where he implemented SOX. He has also worked with APDP incentives, whereby he was required to maximize the cash flow benefit to the company in order to optimize the utilization of the incentives. Furthermore, he has experience with Transfer Pricing negotiations. The most important work qualities are paying close attention to detail, listening to staff members, building a team environment whereby all members are empowered and motivated to contribute towards the goals and objectives of the company. Furthermore, integrity and honesty are qualities that cannot be compromised. His previous Manager, the Managing Director, stated that he "truly enjoyed working with G" and that we had "developed a very good relationship", while taking a "great deal of pride in his job" and maintaining "a high level of integrity and honesty." Well worth an interview.

Financial Accountant 

R63k p/m

Available from 1 July 2021

Equity candidate

Our candidate has her Honours Degree in Accounting + SAICA articles and close to 10 years of experience attained in a production environment. She is a multi skilled individual who has had the opportunity to work in diverse environments with teams from all over the world. She has built great relationships with people of all walks of life, as she has worked with individuals who hold different positions in the organisations she has worked in, from Trainee Accountants to Financial Managers and even Financial Directors, Secretaries, CEOs and CFOs. She is proficient in MS Excel and SAP, and has a Certificate in Pastel. For the past 4 years she has been involved in SAP implementation as a’ Process and Data Steward’ for both her employers. In her most recent role she has been responsible for managing and training two new Junior Project Accountants for a period of six months. The most important lesson she has learnt is to treat everyone with ultimate respect. She is eager to join a progressive company as a Financial Accountant and is looking to advance into a financial management position in the next 5 years.


Senior Procurement Manager

R1.6 million p/a 

Two months’ notice

A multi-skilled professional leader with extensive experience in high value and complex Procurement and Supply Chain environments gained across multiple industries, including manufacturing, wholesaling & distribution, pharmaceuticals, FMCG and management consulting. Initially qualifying as an Attorney, he worked for a Multinational listed beverage company as an in-house legal advisor, later graduating with an MBA from an internationally respected Business School. This set him off on his Procurement path, where for the last 15 years he has managed procurement teams and delivered multiple projects and initiatives that have realised extensive operational cost savings, improved business processes and resulted in increased efficiencies. In his current role as the Group Head of Procurement for a national pharmaceutical wholesaler and distributor, he reports directly to the CEO and is ultimately responsible for approximately R4,5Bn worth of annual spend. A natural leader who is highly skilled in the application of strategic procurement methodologies and principles, he is passionate about constantly building on, and strengthening his team’s own capabilities. His legal and advisory background continues to be an invaluable asset to this day, where it is often called upon in the areas of contract drafting and negotiations, policy formulation and risk management. His approach to leadership and decision making is one of accountability, collaboration and engagement. To his peers, he is well known for his high level of business acumen, a considered and measured approach to implementation, a willingness to take on new challenges and responsibilities, and his drive to work through and realise change. Coupled with his determination to always see things through to fruition, these attributes make him an ideal leader in the current dynamic and ever changing business environment.

HR Officer

Salary to be discussed in an interview 

One month’s notice

BTech Degree in Human Resources Management and recently qualified as a Skills Development Facilitator. My candidate has + / - 5 years of working experience within the manufacturing sector where she has been exposed to both the HR and IR functions.  Her skills include, but is not limited to: ensuring compliance to HR practices and policies within the organisation, preparation of HR audits and reports, employee onboarding and termination processes, performance management, recruitment and selection, collating relevant information for payroll processing, employment equity, training and development planning, CCMA and disciplinary, internship management, MIBCO bargaining council and union experience.  My candidate is passionate about people management and development and can be described as being an ambitious, dependable and highly ethical professional who values diversity, inclusivity and integrity.

Process Engineer

Market related salary

One month’s notice

National Diploma in Industrial Engineering + two and a half years’ of working experience within the automotive manufacturing industry.  My candidate is a highly skilled and talented Process Engineer, he possesses a strong work ethic, is self-motivated and enjoys new challenges.  His strengths and competencies include, but is not limited to; determining and optimizing machine and process parameters, improving area layout and flow, preparation for IATF Audits and certification, commissioning and setting up of new machines, as well as calibration thereof. Working knowledge of Kaban, 5S, CAO, UCS, APQP and QAD ERP System.  He is eager to showcase his ability to make improvements that will result in enhanced production efficiencies, quality, safety and in turn reduce cost and risk factors hindering production.

Industrial Engineer / Process Engineer

Market related salary 

One month notice

Matric and BTech Degree in Industrial Engineering and 7 years of working experience within large production companies. My candidate prides himself on his values and technical capabilities, he enjoys project management, continuous improvement, optimisation of work process and spaces / layouts. He possesses good communication skills and has a pleasant disposition; a dedicated professional who has great potential.

Machinist / Tool Maker / Workshop Manager

Market related salary 

Available immediately

Trade Test Olifantsfontein, Tool Die And Jig Maker with over 30 years of experience within the automotive manufacturing industry.  My candidate can be described as being a loyal, dedicated and self-driven professional who possesses exceptional leadership skills and technical competencies.  He has been acknowledged through a rewards program for his quality improvements and cost saving initiatives, one of his career highlights was building four sets of catalytic converters in four months.            A resourceful Artisan who is able to work well within strenuous constraints to meet operational objectives, run projects from start to completion, effectively manage preventative and general maintenance schedules, as well as ensure compliance to SHE regulations. He is a responsible leader who seeks to impart knowledge, technical development and mentorship to his team.

Junior Accountant 

R15k p/m 

Two weeks’ notice

BCom Graduate majoring in Financial Management, with 3 years’ experience as an Accounts Clerk in a financial services/ consulting  practice, he is eager to secure a position as a Junior Accountant for a stable company in Port Elizabeth.

“My next boss should hire me for my passion and proven abilities in organisation of office efficiency. I pride myself on my time management, coordination and interpersonal skills. I am a conscientious, determined individual, who enjoys challenges. I am a people's person, who can interact on different levels. One of my major strengths in the workplace is delivering effective and reliable customer service. I enjoy working with numbers and possess good problem solving skills. Some of my personal attributes and skills include being a team player, punctuality, computer literate, always positive and self-motivated.”

B Com Accounting Graduate

Salary negotiable 

Available immediately 

Equity candidate

Accounting Graduate who attained good results in both his Matric and Tertiary qualifications. A determined young man who is currently teaching English online to foreign students whilst seeking an opportunity that will enable him to fulfil his dreams of becoming a top calibre Accountant. He has a positive outlook on life and without a doubt has a bright future ahead of him.