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The NTN, an equal opportunity employer is a Performing Arts Development, Promotion and Preservation institution.

We invite competent and self-disciplined candidates for the position of an Accountant (C1)


Minimum Requirements

  • Namibian Citizen
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Grade 12 with Diploma Qualification in Accounting & Finance or related fields
  • At least three (3) years working experience in Accounting, Bookkeeping/ Debtors/ Creditors environment
  • Basic knowledge of accounting and Pastel Computerized Accounting system
  • Excellent computer literacy skills (Microsoft Excel, Power Point and Word)
  • Excellent analytical and financial interpretation
  • Accuracy and good numerical skills
  • An aptitude for basic IT will be an added advantage.

Main Responsibilities

  • The Accountant is an integral part of the team responsible for maintaining an efficient and accurate finance function within the NTN
  • Book keeping activities which includes:
    • Receiving and processing all invoices, expense forms and requests for payment
    • Reconciling of sales ledgers, purchase ledgers and preparing payments requests
    • Accounts reconciliations: verifying calculations to ensure that records and payments are correct and up to date
    • Processing and Reconciliation of the Bank accounts
    • Managing and processing of petty cash transactions
    • Sales and Purchase order processing
    • Processing of journals and working with spreadsheets
  • Assists the Admin/HR & Financial Manager with standard accounts administration and ensure proper filling of documentation
  • Assists the Finance Manager and is able to execute accounting duties and delegated tasks
  • Checking and follow up of statutory accounts (e.g. VAT & PAYE, SSC etc.)
  • Sorting out incoming and outgoing daily post and answering any queries
  • Controlling credit and following up on debt
  • Oversee the use of company vehicles/transport through monitoring fuel usage, log books, tracking of vehicles.
  • Perform any other duties delegated by Management.

Skills and competencies

  • Maintain high level of confidentiality, good organisational skills and ability to work independently
  • Excellent team player with great interpersonal communication skills as well as good written and spoken English (to deal with internal customers and external contacts)
  • Good organisational skills and ability to work under pressure as well as implement own processes.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to undergo a psychometric test. We offer a competitive remuneration, medical aid and pension.

Applications (no faxes) and C.V. to:

Human Resource Practitioner
National Theatre of Namibia
12 John Meinert Street


Please Note: Only short listed candidates will be contacted and no CV’s will be returned.

Closing Date: 17 February 2023 at 16H00