Balance Sheet Clerk Vacancy Available at Food Lover’s Market

We are currently recruiting for the following position:

                            Balance Sheet Clerk                            

Location: Western Cape


This position will be based at our Food Lovers Market Head Office in Brackenfell, Cape Town. Report directly to the Balance Sheet Accountant.



  • Grade 12 with accounting subjects
  • Tertiary qualification in accounting advantageous
  • 1-3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • PC literate (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Accounting software package experience (Accpac advantageous)



  • Preparation and posting of general ledger journals
  • The tasks involved will include comparing accounts from two different sources and to identify missing transactions
  • At times large volumes of data will need to be analysed so excellent Excel skills will be required
  • Reconciliation and analysis of various balance sheet accounts including Intercompany loan accounts and Salary accounts
  • The work required is deadline driven so the ability to complete work on time is required
  • Preparation of monthly balance sheet files




  • Highly detail-oriented
  • Ability to act and operate independently with minimal daily direction from manager to accomplish objectives
  • Ability to work productively in a highly pressurised environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to meet assigned deadlines
  • Must be able to communicate in English
  • Able and willing to deliver friendly, courteous, and prompt customer service
  • Able and willing to work cooperatively with other team members

Please email your updated CV in Word format to: