Job Description

SURGO (PTY) Ltd. has partnered with a prominent retail group headquartered in the Western Cape. Since their establishment in 2012, they have provided exceptional services in the realm of Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG). Operating in the emerging markets, they consider their customers as part of their extended family. Their commitment is grounded in the principle of delivering on their promises "we believe in doing exactly what we say we're going to do". Join them in their journey to create meaningful experiences for both their team members and valued customers.

Our client is recruiting for an experienced Creditors Clerk to join their team based in Blackheath, Cape Town. The position reports to the group financial Manager.


  • Capture supplier invoices (high volume) whilst ensuring that all tax invoices are SARS compliant.
  • Send out suppliers remittances.
  • Perform monthly creditor reconciliation of all supplier accounts.
  • Ensure that the GRN trail balance is clear at month end
  • Complete credit applications.
  • Manage payments.
  • Follow up and report on all claims raised (DC, drop shipment and direct suppliers).
  • Manage payment queries.
  • Filing
  • Management of variance creditor payment terms (COD, 14 days, 30 days).
  • Compile accurate payment lists weekly.
  • Assist the Finance Team and Financial Manager with various tasks.

Desired Experience and Qualification

  • Minimum requirement: Grade 12/ Matric Certificate with Maths.
  • A financial tertiary qualification (advantageous).
  • Retail Creditors experience would be a significant advantage.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Quick learner and efficient.
  • An approach which focuses on getting the work done correctly. Deadline orientated.
  • An ability to independently complete assigned tasks within identified time limits.

Skills and Qualification required:

  • Bcom Accounting Honours with 3 to 4 years' post qualification experience
  • Alternatively a CASA with 2 years' post article experience
  • Grade 12 Matric Certification
  • 3 Years' Retail Experience (advantageous)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Quick learner and efficient
  • An approach which focuses on getting the work done correctly
  • An ability to independently complete assigned tasks within identified time frames

Salary:R12,000 to R15,000 depending on experience and skill set

Should you wish to apply for the position, please apply directly via this job board, please ensure that you quote reference number 202669 subject heading or email body.

Surgo (Pty) Ltd will consider all applications in terms of its Employment Equity (EE) and is committed in maintaining diversity in its appointments. Surgo (Pty) Ltd, therefore also encourages people with disabilities and from other diverse backgrounds to apply. Due to the high volume of applications, should you not receive feedback within three months upon submission, you can assume your application was unsuccessful and we encourage you to reapply. Please note that as a registered member of APSO, Surgo (PTY) Ltd. does not hold applicants accountable for any application fee.

Your CV will be kept on our database for us to contact you should any future vacancies become available. If you do not wish for us to keep your CV for any other positions, please email


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Full-Time Regular
Cape Town Western Province
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