Financial Accountant and Team Lead | ISP | Durbanville

Our client, a multi award winning company based in the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town, offers various hosting solutions to over 40,000 customers. Voted on more than one occasion as a Best Employer in South Africa, our clients is both customer and employee centric, priding themselves on operating with integrity and delivering on promises. Rapidly expanding they are looking for a Financial Accountant and Team Lead.

Job description

Our client is looking for a skilled, experienced financial accountant to lead our team. This team is responsible for finance, HR and facilities.  

Reporting to the Financial Director, you will handle the company’s financial and HR activities and ensure compliance with IFRS. You will contribute to the development and implementation of the departmental accounting, facilities and HR systems, policies and procedures. You will be responsible for the flow of accurate and timeous financial data to the company stakeholders, thereby enabling them to make sound business decisions and meet the company’s objectives. In addition, care must be taken to ensure that financial practices are in line with all statutory legislation and regulations.


HR Administration

Ensure that the needs of a diverse group of employees are met

Team lead

Manage team performance to drive productivity and efficiency

Continuously identify and pursue opportunities to improve procedures throughout the HR, facilities and financial operations

Keep abreast of changes in HR, facilities and financial regulations/legislations to ensure compliance

Assist in audit preparations


Financial statements need to be delivered on time. They should be trustworthy and instil confidence that standard accounting practices have been adhered to

Develop trends and projections to predict future cash flows

Develop financial management mechanisms that minimise financial risk and optimise cost-reduction opportunities

General management of facilities

Ensure a welcoming, clean and friendly working environment

In return for your expertise they offer free web hosting, a fantastic office environment, 18 days paid leave, life insurance disability cover, funeral benefits, a retirement plan and medical aid. In addition you’ll enjoy flexible working hours, and 4 months maternity leave.


• CA (SA) and three years post article experience
• Proven work experience as a Financial Accountant or similar role with a strong understanding of IFRS
• Competent in the use of accounting software (Sage Evolution and People)
• International exposure with regards to DTA’s, WTA’s and transfer pricing
• Previous experience with leading a team



Durbanville, Cape Town


Interested in this position?

If you feel you are a good fit for this role, kindly send your CV to In your email, please feel free to tell us why you are an excellent fit for the role and also include your current earnings and notice period. We look forward to chatting with you.

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