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Provincial Treasury, Western Cape Government has an opportunity for a suitably qualified and competent individual to improve financial management, general reporting requirements, monitoring expenditure efficiency and revenue streams including data integrity within municipalities and managing the provision of financial assistance provided to selected municipalities. The successful incumbent must be willing to travel regulary. This post is based in Cape Town, CBD.
Assess municipal budgets in respect of revenue and expenditure management; Compile monthly, quarterly and bi-annual in-year monitoring assessments; Assess Municipal Financial Management Act implementation against framework; Provide technical assistance and research to municipalities; Facilitate training and other support to municipalities; Assist with the arrangement of Municipal Intergovernmental Relations (IGR) functions; Conduct and facilitate municipal visits
Proven working knowledge of the following: Budget process and procedures; Financial norms and standards as well as Acts such as MFMA, PFMA, DoRA, Regulations and Circulars (local and provincial); Attention to detail and good interpretation of numbers; The following skills: Good report writing; Strategic planning; Communication (written and verbal) skills.
Qualification & Experience:
An appropriate 3-year tertiary qualification (National Diploma/B-Degree or higher) in Accounting/ Finance or Economics; A minimum of 3 years experience in a financial environment. A financial background specifically in Local Government; Experience in budget analysis and co-ordination; Finance experience in a Public Sector department. A valid code B (or higher) driving license
Company: Western Cape Government
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Functions: N/A
Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, SA
Application Deadline: N/A