Closing Date: 15 March 2014

Date of acceptance: 1 April 201 4 or as soon as possible
Salary: R 108 OOO-00 annually (All inclusive)

National Treasury has set up a financial internship programme to manage capacity building in municipalities. Interns will undergo practical experience and further training in strategic reforms in municipal finance. This appointment will be valid for one year with a possible extension of a further year.

Requirements: BCom or Equivalent with Accounting, Audit, Economy or Management Accounting as main subjects -Valid Code B Drivers’ license -Proficiency in at least 2 of the official languages of the Western Cape (Read, write & speak) -Computer literacy (MS Office) ­Ability To give attention to detail

Key Performance Areas: Assisting in the implementation of accepted municipal accounting practice and budgetary reforms ­Training in developing statistical reporting modules preparation of financial statements and management reports ­Reconciliations and financial analysis ­Electronic collection of financial data ­Internal audit ­Other financial functions.

How to Apply

A covering letter with three contactable references, must accompany the completed prescribed application form (click to download) with certified copies of the necessary qualification certificates and a Curriculum Vitae (Maximum of 3 pages), to reach the Municipal offices, Piketberg or mailed to PO Box 60, Piketberg 7320 for the attention of Mr J Cloete (Human Resource Management) by no later than the closing date. No faxes or electronic mall will be accepted.

Please note: Certified proof of qualifications and drivers license are required for selection and must accompany your CV.

Enquiries: Mr M Crous at (022) 913 6000