VACANCY : ACCOUNTANT (EXPENDITURE)

    DANNHAUSER MUNICIPALITY (KZ 254)

    Dannhauser Local Municipality (KZ 254) is a Local Municipality incorporating Hattingspruit and Durnacol with its seat at Dannhauser invites suitably qualified candidates to apply for the following position:

    DEPARTMENT : BUDGET & TREASURY

    VACANCY : ACCOUNTANT (EXPENDITURE)

    ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

    * Higher National Diploma/Degree in Accounting or equivalent (NQF) level 5
    * 3-4 year experience

    ACADEMIC AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS

     B-Degree or equivalent qualification with Accountancy or equivalent (NQF) level 5;
     Knowledge of Local Government Legislation;
     A minimum of five (5) years experience in Local Government Finance;
     Maturity, Leadership qualities, analytical ability and integrity;
     Meeting with deadlines and working under pressure;
     Willingness to work long hours at times;
     Computer literacy (Microsoft windows XP, Spreadsheet and Internet, etcetera)
     and Code 8 Drivers Licence

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    The successful candidate will be required to perform the following duties:

     Assist the Chief Financial Officer with compilation of the Budgets, Reports and Annual Financial Statements in accordance with GAMAP standards
     Implementing budget control measures over Expenditure and compile monthly reports
     Ensure that all Ledger Accounts and Suspense Accounts are reconciled on a monthly basis
     Responsible for management, guidance and assistance of staff in the Budget and Treasury Office.
     Updating of financial backlog of the municipality
     Performs other functions as directed by the Chief Financial Officer

    REMUNERATION

    R196 774.16 per annum (Task Grade 13 of a Grade 2 municipality) plus normal fringe benefits including pension, medical aid, group life and 13th cheque.

    Please note that NO applications by E-mail or Fax will be accepted.

    Applications should note that if they are not notified of the outcome of their applications within 30 days of the closing date for submission of applications, they may conclude that their applications were not successful.

    The municipality reserves the right not to make any appointment following the placement of this advertisement.

    Application marked “ACCOUNTANT – EXPENDITURE” shall be sent to the Municipal Manager, 8 Church Street, Dannhauser, 3080, or handed in at

    8 Church Street,
    Dannhauser
    3080

    Any enquiries relating to this advertisement may be directed to the Manager Corporate Services, Mrs. Sharda Narothum, at 8 Church Street, Dannhauser, office no. 5 main building of Head Office, who can also be contacted on 034 621 2666 ext 208 during office hours commencing from 07H30 – 16H00, with a lunch interval between 13H00 – 13H30.

    CLOSING DATE : 31st July 2012

    NKOSI WB
    MUNICIPAL MANAGER

    NOTICE NO. 31/07/2012