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Financial Control Officer

  • Ixopo
  • Salary: R230 024.64 per annum

Ubuhlebezwe Local Municipality




Ubuhlebezwe Local Municipality with it seat in Ixopo invites applications for suitably qualified candidates for appointment to the following positions:



Salary Scale: R230 024.64 p.a.

Applicable benefits: Medical aid, pension, 13th cheque, home owner’s allowance

Minimum requirements: Grade 12 Certificate • Bachelor’s Degree or National Diploma in Accounting • 3 years’ experience in finance environment • Excellent communication and writing skills • The ability to work under pressure • A valid code EB driver’s licence.

Key performance areas: Supervise, control and monitor performance levels of the administrative section, including, but not limited to: data capturing, information management, cash-flow management and general administration • Perform tasks and activities associated with the provision secretariat and administrative support to specific meetings of infrastructure services and committees • Edit and proof read minutes and reports from subordinate • Attend to all construction project-related queries received from all stakeholders • Ensure the monitoring and consolidation of cash-flow performance reports on each project • Process project payment requests • Keep an updated register of all projects • Liaise all external project funders at both provincial and national department level • Audit and administer all monthly expenditure and claims within the financial regulations and budget and certificate of payment thereof • Audit compliance of all legal conditions as required from different spheres of government • Monitor and reconcile quarterly transfers from spheres of government and report thereon • Ensure compliance with all financial reporting (DORA) • Compile monthly, quarterly, bi-annual reports for MIG, COGTA and internal projects.

Ubuhlebezwe Local Municipality is an equal opportunity and an affirmative action employer.

A signed letter of application indicating the position being applied for together with a comprehensive CV and certified copies of original certificate and ID must be forwarded to: The Municipal Manager, P O Box 132, Ixopo, 3276, by not later than 16h00 on 18 April 2019. Faxed applications will not be accepted. If you do not hear form Council within 30 days after the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

All enquiries should be directed to: HR Officer, Ms N.P. Zuke, at
039 834 7700.

Council reserve the right not to make any appointment/appointments into the above mentioned positions.