14 Sep 2021
Cape Town, South Africa
Job Type
R250K - R300K CTC per annum
Start Date
Base Salary
R250K CTC per annum
Renewable Energy
Job Location - Postal Code
Southern Africa
Contact Name
Wiehahn de Jager
Western Cape


We have a fantastic opportunity for an Accountant who can work efficiently without sacrificing accuracy! You will be joining a team of industry leaders in the supply of photovoltaic systems for home and businesses!

If this is the opportunity for you, you will have a firm grasp of accounting and financial practices and regulations which will shine through in your application. Additionally, you will also have a Degree in Finance or Accounting along with at least 5 years of work experience as an Accountant under your belt! It should go without saying that to be a successful Accountant, you are someone who is prompt, detail-orientated, professional and analytical. It is important that you have excellent presentation skills and can easily meet tight deadlines. Your responsibilities are broken down into managing debtors and creditors, managing cash flow, conducting bank reconciliations, fixed asset register, and submitting sales order intake on a weekly basis. You should also know ERP systems like the back of your hand and have a good understanding and knowledge of the IFRS.

Overall, it’s important that you’re someone who is dedicated to your work and is in it to win it. If you are the self-reliant, number-loving person we’re looking for, then we can’t wait to hear from you! Apply now!

Education Requirements

  • Degree in Finance or Accounting

Experience Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience as an Accountant
  • Good knowledge of ERP systems
  • Good knowledge of IFRS

Job Location - Street Address

Cape Town


Your responsibilities will include managing both debtors and creditors, cash flow, fixed asset register, conducting bank reconciliations, month-end, management reporting, VAT declaration, supporting senor management with any queries, and submitting the sales order intake on a weekly basis.


  • IT literate, especially with Excel
  • Driven with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Well organised and methodical
  • Outstanding managerial delegation and coordination skills
  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • Excellent attention to detail

Who Is AltGen?

We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and environmental jobs in South Africa and Africa at large. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency based in Cape Town which focuses on developing careers for individuals in our niche space.

With an experienced and passionate team with over 100 years of combined experience, AltGen plays an integral role in the South African renewable energy and sustainability industry. We operate throughout the African continent in both anglophone and francophone regions and are rapidly expanding globally. With entities in South Africa, Kenya, and Mauritius, we have a direct impact on the continental energy industry.

Our recruitment agency focuses on jobs in: Solar | Wind | Renewable Energy | Biogas | Biomass | Energy Management | Energy Efficiency | Green Buildings | Green Tech | Photovoltaics | Solar Thermal | Energy Storage | Battery Systems | Off-grid | Hydro | CSP | CPV | IoT | AI | AgriTech | FinTech

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