Finance Interns at Sarah Baartman District Municipality
The Sarah Baartman District Municipality (SBDM) is committed to employment practices that redress past imbalances in respect of race, gender, creed and disability and furthermore invites suitably qualified applicants to submit a detailed application for the finance internship positions available on a 2 Year Fixed Contract.
Successful candidates will receive an all-inclusive stipend of R100 000.00 per annum.
The Sarah Baartman District Municipality has secured funding from National Treasury (Finance Management Grant) to embark on a project that is aimed at ensuring the successful implementation of Budget and Accounting reforms within the District Municipality and selected Local Municipalities in the District.
The Programme will facilitate on the job technical skills development of Interns. As part of the project, Interns will undergo intensive training in Municipal Accounting and Financial Management.
The Accounting and Financial areas include, inter alia:
- Revenue Collection and Debtors Administration
- Payment of Creditors
- Payroll Administration
- Cash Flow and Investment Management
- Risk Management and Short Term Insurance
- Bank Reconciliations
- Budgeting and in year reporting
- Preparation of Financial Statements
- Supply Chain Management.
This position will suit candidates with the following profile:
Belong to previously disadvantaged group or background
Possess a formal qualification in Accounting, Finance, Auditing or Economics
Must be computer literate with knowledge of MS Office Software Packages (MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
Ability to speak at least two languages spoken within the Council’s area of jurisdiction
Must be willing to undergo an assessment test
Preference will be given to those applicants coming from SBDM area of jurisdiction.
HOW TO APPLY
Closing date is 18 November 2016.
Applications containing detailed Curriculum Vitae with certified qualifications must be lodged to the CORPORATE SERVICES Section in an envelope marked “CONFIDENTIAL” and stating the position applied for.
The following conditions are applicable:
All applications or CVs received after the closing date will NOT be accepted.
All faxed, Public Institution Z83, Department of Labour or Nelson Mandela Metro Municipality application forms will NOT be accepted.
The Council reserves the right not to make an appointment.
The District Municipality also does not notify applicants whose applications were unsuccessful except those invited for interviews.
Applicants not contacted within six weeks of the closing date should accept that their applications were unsuccessful; however they are thanked for showing interest in the District Municipality.
SARAH BAARTMAN DISTRICT MUNICIPALITY DRAWS THE ATTENTION OF ALL APPLICANTS TO ITS DECISION TO RELOCATE ITS HEAD OFFICES OUTSIDE THE NELSON MANDELA METRO MUNICIPALITY AND FURTHER CONFIRMS THAT THE RELOCATION PROCESS WILL TAKE PLACE IN FUTURE. VACANCY NOTICE NO. 57 OF 2016
MR D.M. PILLAY, MUNICIPAL MANAGER – SARAH BAARTMAN DISTRICT MUNICIPALITY PO BOX 318, PORT ELIZABETH, 6000