Tswelopele Local Municipality is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and requires the services of a suitable qualified persons with relevant experience to fill the following vacancy. Persons designated in terms of applicable legislations as historically disadvantaged individual as well as people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


*An appropriate tertiary qualification in Financial Accounting or B Tech in Cost and Management Accounting or equivalent [NQF Level 6] in the field of Accounting or Local Government Finance * Meeting the minimum competency levels in terms of Government Gazette 29967 and completed articles would be an added advantage * Thorough understanding of GRAP standards and legislation applicable to local government * At least 3 - 5 years relevant experience in Financial Management and AFS compilation * Computer literacy and understanding of Excel spread sheet * A code 8 drivers licence.


To manage and control the rendering of revenue, budget and financial reporting functions to adhere to Councilís revenue policies and procedures * Develop and coordinates and supervise employees in the Income Division and Budget & Reporting Division to ensure productivity, to achieve goals to prevent conflict * Keep, maintain and control financial records to ensure the validity, accuracy and completeness of information * Plan, coordinates and manages activity of the division to ensure the delivery of revenue and control and credit control services * Develop and monitors systems, policies, procedures and processes to ensure correct working operations and practices * Oversee, manage, control and perform specified activities with regard to each activity such water electricity and tax accounts, credit control and collections * Manage / compile multi-year budgets, preparing draft budget, compiling budget reports * Assist the Chief Financial Officer with the compiling and controlling of the municipality total budget * Executing budget and administration and control * Report to National Treasury and Provincial Treasury in compliance with MFMA * Report in terms of DORA.

Task Grade T16/1 [R457 572.00] per annum

BENEFITS : Normal fringe benefits applicable to a Grade 2 municipality.

CLOSING DATE : 2 November 2018 at 12:00

Further information please contact the Chief Financial Officer, Tel 051 853 1111.

Applications on the prescribed official form, with a comprehensive CV, should be forwarded to: The Municipal Manager, PO Box 3, Bultfontein 9670.

If not contacted within 30 days after the closing date, applicants should regard their applications as having been unsuccessful.

Fraudulent qualifications / documentation / driverís licence, will immediately disqualify any applicant. A candidate who canvasses any councillor for preference will be disqualified from the selection process or from appointment.


10 October 2018