School Bursar/Business Manager - Cape Town
15000 to 23000
more than 14 days ago
A dynamic School in Hout bay requires the services of a Bursar/Business manager,
to assume responsibility for the Financial Management of the School.
The bursar reports to the Principal and is responsible to:
? Maintain school accounting records
? Implementation of school finance policies
? Scrutinising and payment of all invoices received by the school in alignment with with finance policy
? Maintaining fixed asset register and depreciation calculations
? Cost control and reporting to management
? Analysis of costs and other statistical analysis
? Weekly cash forecast
? Monthly bank reconciliations
? Monthly income / expenditure report
? Submit financial reports to the WCED.
? Update policies and process claims
? Salaries (i.e. all SGB salaries and tax)
? School Budget (i.e. working with Treasurer and SGB)
The School offers a friendly and dynamic campus, warm offices and friendly staffroom. Leave will be granted in school holidays.
Starting Date: The successful candidate’s appointment will be from the commencement of the 4th term or as agreed between the parties.
Requirements: applicants must meet all the following requirements:
? Strong leadership and financial skills
• A minimum of 5 years bookkeeping experience, ideally with school finance experience
? Relevant financial Accounting / Book Keeping qualification
? Computer literacy (MS Excel proficient) and Google Apps
? Job and organisational knowledge of the school environment
? Full knowledge of Pastel Accounting Package
? No criminal record, clean Credit Record.
? Attention to detail
? Ability to deal professionally with parents suppliers, staff and members of the public about financial matters.
? Excellent written and spoken English
? Excellent interpersonal skills
? Applicants who have previously worked in a WCED school or similar institution will be given preference.
• Knowledge or experience of the WCED financial systems will be an advantage
How to Apply:
Send your application together with a full copy of your CV.
Provide no fewer than two contactable referees (who must be recent past employers). Provide Current contact details
Attach certified copies of your qualifications and a police clearance certificates.
Please note that applications which are incomplete or late will not be considered
If your application is not shortlisted you will not receive a response.
If you are not contacted within 15 days of application your application can be deemed unsuccessful
Closing Date: 16 September 2021.
Email Your application to ****@*****.***
Privacy ; The Applicant’s data will:
o Be used exclusively for the purposes of recruitment. Applicant’s data will be deleted within two months of the filling of the position.
o The successful applicant’s data will be retained to facilitate the employment of the appointee.