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Deputy Principal: Finance

  • Muizenberg
  • Salary: R1 023 645 per annum

Website False Bay College


Deputy Principal: Finance

(Salary R869 007 – R1 023 645 p.a)

This is a contract position from 1 June 2019 to 31 December 2019.


  • Assisting the Principal/Accounting Officer or Council in discharging the duties prescribed in financial management policies of the College
  • Establishing and maintaining financial management structures
  • Establishing, implementing and monitoring financial management and internal control systems
  • Contributing to the development of strategic, corporate, annual performance and operational plans, whichever applicable, including coordinating, analysing and advising
  • Overseeing the budget preparation process, providing advice and support to stakeholders and reviewing budget proposals prior to submission to the relevant approval authority
  • Overseeing and managing the budget monitoring process, including the production of monthly and quarterly financial and performance reports and providing recommendations and advice to the relevant functionaries on how to address significant variances
  • Regularly monitoring the institution’s controls over financial and logistical systems and their procedures in order to protect the integrity of financial information
  • Overseeing and optimizing the utilization of electronic financial, logistics and management information systems
  • Managing the finalisation of interim and annual financial statements and reviewing thereof.


  • A recognised undergraduate qualification/Bachelor’s degree/ Advanced National Diploma (NQF level 7) in Commerce Accounting or Financial Management or equivalent qualification
  • At least 5 to 10 years’ work experience in an overall financial management and reporting role
  • Minimum of 5 years’ proven experience at middle senior management level
  • A valid driver’s licence and willingness to travel.


  • Experience in TVET sector
  • A registered Chartered Accountant with SAICA.

Post No: DFM01

Closing Date: 14 April 2019

Incomplete applications will not be considered.


To apply, visit download the FBC application form. Forward the completed application form, together with the job reference number, your CV and all relevant supporting documentation to Mrs M Isaacs, via fax on
021 787 0806 or email to

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

False Bay College is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. The College reserves the right not to fill this position. If you have not been contacted within 60 days’ of the closing date, kindly regard your application as unsuccessful.

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