Silver - Office Administrator - Johannesburg, GP, South Africa

Nicole Silver

Johannesburg, GP, South Africa

Services

Office Administrator

Summary:

In 2005 there was a split up of the partnership and I went with the one partner to start her own practice. I was instrumental in helping her set up her practice and helped to make the transition easy.

Work History

Senior Bookkeeper/Financial Administrator

Robo Chartered Accountants

April 2005 - May 2013

(129 Ivy Road, Norwood. 2192)
• Had my own portfolio of clients in various professions/industries from sole proprietors to private companies.
• Captured books up to balance sheet.
• Completed working paper files for audited/reviewed or compiled companies/close corporations.
• Completed company tax returns.
• Vat reconciliations, salaries reconciliations, fixed assets, installment sale creditor reconciliations and taxation computations.
• Preparation of salary slips and all statutory requirements with regard to remuneration such as PAYE, UIF and SDL returns on SARS e-filing, IRP5 reconciliations and completion and submission of IRP5 tax certificates on SARS easy file and completion and submission of workmen's compensation return of earnings on Department of Labours webpage.
• Debtors'/customers invoicing and reconciliations for practice.
• Creditors'/suppliers payment reconciliations.
• Vat returns completion and submission on SARS e-filing.
• Submitting documents for VAT reviews/audits to SARS.
• Preparation of management accounts.
• Reconciling and auditing Trust creditors for the Law Society.
• Rent roll preparation and posting up.
• Self-taught Pastel partner, express and payroll.
• Have taught many young junior bookkeepers and trainee accountants.


Reason for leaving: looking for a change and new challenges

Senior Bookkeeper/Financial Administrator 1 May

Centner Levine & Co Chartered Accountants

From March 2005

31 March 2005)
Centner Levine & Co Chartered Accountants
Had my own portfolio of clients in various professions/industries from sole proprietors to private companies.


Performed similar duties to above job description at Robo Chartered accountants but gained most of my accounting and bookkeeping knowledge while at Centner Levine and Company Chartered Accountants.


In 2005 there was a split up of the partnership and I went with the one partner to start her own practice. I was instrumental in helping her set up her practice and helped to make the transition easy.


1991 - travelled overseas
Stayed and worked on a Kibbutz in Israel for 6 months and backpacked to Greece & Turkey.
On the Kibbutz I did various jobs, from cleaning newly laid eggs, planting banana trees, picking fruit, working in a Styrofoam factory that was their main source of income, picking cotton, cleaning dishes and dishwasher, working in the kitchen, anything that was required for a volunteer to do.

Financial clerk

Hochfeld Commodities (Pty) Ltd

March 1989 - April 1991

My duties included writing up and reconciling the cash book, preparing a daily cash report, posting to the general ledger, resolving cash book queries and generally assisting in the Accounts Department.


Reason for leaving: I left to travel overseas for a year.

Banking Clerk

First National Bank of Southern Africa Limited

March 1988 - January 1989

Started off in the " waste department" - collating the debits and credits from the tellers to be sent to central processing department. All jobs in the bank started in this department, especially if you were straight out of matric.
Promoted to the Savings Department as a frontline clerk. Had to teach and convince old banking customers to change from a savings book to how to use an ATM machine with a savings card. Solved queries and balanced accounts. Helped out in other departments when needed. Helped the current account department to resolve queries.


Reason for leaving: Offered a job as a junior bookkeeper.

Clerk

Southern Life

December 1987 - February 1988

Straight out of matric I worked at Southern Life doing cheque requisitions.


Reason for leaving: Opportunity to work at a bank came up.

Qualifications & Certifications

Intermediate bookkeeping course

BIRNAM BUSINESS COLLEGE

Birnam Business College

Sandringham High School

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