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SENIOR ACCOUNTANT: ACQUISITIONS_24 June 2022

Closing date:
24 June 2022

KOUGA MUNICIPALITY (EC 108)

NOTICE NO: 91/2022

VACANCIES

Kouga Municipality, an equal opportunity employer which subscribes to the principle of affirmative action, awaits applications for the appointment in the following vacancy:

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT: ACQUISITIONS

REQUIREMENTS:

  • B Comm Accounting or relevant B Tech at NQF level 7;
  • 4 years relevant experience;
  • Detailed knowledge of SCM policies and procedures;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Code B driving license;
  • Computer Literacy – Office applications including advanced Excel;
  • Operational Knowledge of Condition of Contracts;
  • Advanced report writing and analytical skills;
  • Ability to function independently, as well as within a team;
  • Ability to function effectively under pressure and to apply time management principles;
  • Must be assertive and have attention to detail;
  • Must be able to speak, read and write in at least two of the official languages in Kouga Municipality (Afrikaans, English, and Xhosa).

 

SPECIAL CONDITIONS:                                    Nill

SALARY:                                                          R289 288.19 – 375 499.29 Per Annum

TASK:                                                               11

DUTIES:

  • Coordinates and implements specific functions associated with the planning and implementation of Acquisitions for all directorates;
  • Coordinates and implements the rotation of suppliers for informal quotes from various directorates;
  • Reviews requisitions of informal quotes from subordinates for approval by superiors;
  • Coordinates acquisition management and spent analysis processes through informal quotes;
  • Report weekly on deviation, irregular, fruitless and wasteful expenditure;
  • Implements controls to combat fraud and corruption and prevents, mitigates, and reduces risk on non-compliance to procurement policies and procedures;
  • Engage internal and external stakeholders in terms of planning for their acquisition, provides feedback on rejected requisitions due to budget or tax issues;
  • Coordinates a proper procedure to report unauthorized, Irregular, Fruitless and Wasteful Expenditure;
  • Disseminates functional and operational information on the immediate, short and long-term objectives and current developments, problems and constraints that affects directorates;
  • Maintaining supplier relationships.

BENEFITS:                                             As per standard conditions of service.

Applicants must submit a formal application form and a comprehensive CV, certified copy of qualifications, identity document and drivers license. Applications must be submitted electronically as one PDF document to recruitment@kouga.gov.za. Application forms can be obtained from the Municipal website, www.kouga.gov.za and must reach the Human Resource Manager on or before Friday, 24 June 2022 at 12:00.

For any enquiries contact Mr. B Faulkner: 042 2002 200.

Disqualification:

Please note that the following can lead to disqualification:

  1. Non-submission of originally certified copies of academic records.
  2. Canvassing of councillors.
  3. Submission of fraudulent qualifications and/ or documents.

 

NB: Please note that shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a vetting process. By applying for this position, the candidates agree to background checks being performed.

The Municipality reserves the right not to make an appointment.

Preference will be given to applicants residing within the Kouga area of jurisdiction.

Should you not hear from us within 30 days of closing date, kindly regard your application as being unsuccessful.

Kouga Municipality is an equal opportunity employer which subscribes to the principle of affirmative action, which is non-sexist, non-racist, non-discriminatory, and based on merit.

 

 

 

MR. C DU PLESSIS                                                                                P. O. BOX 21                                        

MUNICIPAL MANAGER                                                                        JEFFREYS BAY

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