Location: Port Elizabeth
Closing Date: 20 February 2013

The Cacadu 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;
  • An appropriate Accounting degree e.g B. Com, with Accounting 3
  • as a major subject is essential;
  • Two years relevant experience will be a recommendation;
  • Must be computer literate with extensive 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 specifically of Basic to
  • Advance Excel programmes;
  • Preference will be given to those applicants coming from CDM area of jurisdiction.

How to Apply

Download Application Form. 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. Applications must be forwarded to: The Municipal Manager, CACADU DISTRICT MUNICIPALITY, PO Box 318, PORT ELIZABETH, 6000