Team Leader: Accounts Payable

Date: 10 Jul 2024

Location: Stellenbosch, Western Cape, ZA

Company: Capitec Bank Ltd

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We're on the lookout for energetic, self-motivated individuals who share our passion for service in the banking industry. To be part of the journey, follow the steps below:

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Purpose Statement

  • To lead a team of Accounts Payable clerks to optimise the capacity, efficiency and effectiveness of creditor payments and the Financial Accounting department.



  • At least 2-3 years’ experience within a financial accounting environment which includes:

    • 2 - 3 years Accounts Payable Experience

    • General ledger reconciliation

    • The purchasing cycle and creditor reconciliations


  • At least one year's experience of leading or supervising a small team of people (4 - 12 people)

  • Practical experience of SAP finance management system  

  • Experience of holding responsibility for an accounts payable function and associated practices and procedures

  • Business report writing

  • Experience gained in a banking or retail environment.

Qualifications (Minimum)

  • Grade 12 National Certificate / Vocational in Grade 12 National Certificate

Qualifications (Ideal or Preferred)

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting - Financial Accounting or Finance



  • People management principles and practices
  • Leadership principles
  • Business communication
  • Microsoft Office suite of tools


  • Accounting software, SAP
  • Understanding of the banking environment is advantageous


  • Communications Skills

Conditions of Employment

  • Clear criminal and credit record

Capitec is committed to diversity and, where feasible, all appointments will support the achievement of our employment equity goals.