SAPO: Jobs / Vacancies (Oct 2020) – Systems Accountant

South African Post Office (SAPO) hereby invites applications for recruitment to the post of Systems Accountant. The application will close on 2nd October 2020.

Location: Pretoria

South African Post Office (SAPO) advertised post is as follows:

  • Systems Accountant (C4)


  • Bachelors’ Degree in commerce/business/accounting or IT (NQF 7)
  • 4-5 years ‘experience in Systems development and finance systems in a banking environment
  • Broad experience and knowledge of accounting systems
  • Experience working in projects
  • The Banks / Postbank Act
  • Risk & compliance management
  • Financial management
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills,
  • Experience in communicating and influencing senior stakeholders,
  • Ability to collaborate and train other finance staff,
  • Advanced computer software skills, including Excel macros and
  • other accounting packages,
  • Able to interact well with diverse people across multiple functions, Fast learner,
  • Analytical and able to derive insights,
  • Superior communication skills,
  • Able to market and sell ideas,
  • Strong process orientation in identifying opportunities,
  • Manage team of similar skilled people,
  • Financial skills,
  • Judgemental and problem solving skills,
  • Persuasiveness,
  • Reporting and presentation skills,
  • Decision making,
  • Conflict management,
  • Coordination skills
  • Self-Driven, Empathy, Superior service ethic,
  • Able to persevere despite setbacks,
  • Optimistic and positive demeanour,
  • Willingness to try new things,
  • Creative and Innovative,
  • Professionalism, Client oriented, Deadline driven

How to apply

If you wish to apply, please forward your Curriculum Vitae (CV) to Please indicate in the subject line the position you are applying for. To view the full position specification, log on to and click on Careers.


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