DEPARTMENT OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE
The vision of the Department of Cooperative Governance is one of having a well-co-ordinated system of
Government consisting of National, Provincial and Local spheres working together to achieve
sustainable development and service delivery. The Department intends to invest in human capital,
increase integrated technical capacity directed at service delivery and promote representivity in the
Department through the filling of these posts. Candidature of persons whose appointment/ transfer/
promotion will promote representivity will therefore receive preference.
CLOSING DATE : 28 August 2020
NOTE : All shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a technical exercise that intends
to test relevant technical elements of the job. Following the interview and
technical exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates to attend a
generic managerial competency assessment (in compliance with the DPSA
directive on the implementation of competency-based assessments). The
competency assessment will be testing generic managerial competencies
using the mandated DPSA SMS competency assessment tools. The
successful candidate will be appointed subject to positive results of the security
clearance process and the verification of educational qualification certificates.
Applications must be submitted on a signed Z.83 form (application form),
obtainable from any Public Service department website, and should be
accompanied by a comprehensive CV, with specific starting and ending dates
in all relevant positions and clarify the levels and ranks pertaining to experience
as compared to the Public Service, as well as SAQA verification report for
foreign qualifications. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign
qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)
and to provide proof of such evaluation. Incomplete applications or applications
received after the closing date will not be considered. It is important to note that
it is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that all information and attachments
in support of the application are submitted by the due date. Due to the large
number of responses anticipated, correspondence will be limited to short-listed
candidates only. If you have not been contacted within three months of the
closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your application has been
unsuccessful. Thank you for the interest shown in the Department.Candidates
for SMS posts should possess managerial skills. Candidates, who are
shortlisted, could expect to undergo management competency assessments:
Management competencies: Strategic capacity and leadership. People
management and empowerment. Advanced programme and project
management. Change management. Financial management. Knowledge
management. Service Delivery Innovation. Advanced problem solving and
analysis. Client orientation and customer focus. Advanced communication
(written and verbal).
POST 19/10 : SENIOR STATE ACCOUNTANT: COMMUNITY WORK PROGRAMME REF
SALARY : R316 791 per annum (Level 08)
CENTRE : Pretoria
REQUIREMENTS : A 3-year National diploma or degree in Accounting or Financial Management.
2 years relevant experience in the finance field. Generic Competencies: Quality
of work, reliability, initiative, communication, interpersonal relations, team
work, planning and execution. Technical Competencies: Knowledge and
understanding of Public Finance Management Act and Treasury Regulations.
General ledger reconciliation and analysis. Knowledge of Travel and
Subsistence. Basic Accounting System (BAS) and PERSAL System. Data
capturing and Management.
DUTIES : The incumbent will perform the following duties: Prepare financial management
reports. Assist with the reconciliation of payments, accounts and other
commitments. Maintain an accurate and complete filing and record
management system for all payments and related financial records.
ENQUIRIES : Mr P.M. Monamme Tel No: (012) 334 5847
APPLICATIONS : Applications may be submitted electronically via email to
firstname.lastname@example.org or via fax: 086 415 5709.
FOR ATTENTION : URS Response Handling Tel No: (012) 811 1900