Oct 26, 2018

Management Accounting Services Deputy Director

  • Municipal Infrastructure Support Agent
  • Centurion
Full time Accounting

Job Description

POST 43/30 :Deputy Director: Management Accounting Services Ref No :MISA/MAS/4
CENTRE : MISA Head Office, Centurion

An appropriate National Diploma or Degree in Accounting/ Financial Management or
Equivalent qualification at NQF 6 with 3 - 5 years relevant experience in the finance
field. Generic competencies: Planning, Organizing and Coordination. Problem Solving
& Decision Making. Project Management. People Management and Empowerment.
Client Orientation and Customer Focus. Team leadership. Diversity Management and
Communication (Verbal and written). Technical competencies: Knowledge and
understanding of: The Public Finance Management Act (PFMA); Treasury Regulations;
General Recognized Accounting Practice (GRAP); Pastel and Division of Revenue Act
(DoRA). Budget variance preparation and analysis. Review and /or preparation of
adjusting/ correcting journals e.g. accruals, reallocations. Assisting core functions with
financial data e.g. expenditure to date. Preparation of presentations to management of
Budget and AFS. Ad hoc request from CFO. Manage Financial Statements preparation
(Quarterly and Annual) on Case ware and preparing National Treasury Template.
Approve petty cash reconciliation.

The successful candidate will perform the following duties: Revenue and Petty cash
Management. Manage departmental expenditure system. Management of all
accounting and bookkeeping functions. Manage the Department’s expenditure and
payments system (Budget Management for Municipal Infrastructure Support Agent
(MISA). Manage salary administration and cash flow processes. Ensure effective
internal financial controls and implementation of financial policies and procedures.
Manage the year-end Audit processes related to Finance. Manage the preparation of
monthly management accounts and the Interior and Annual Financial Statements.

APPLICATIONS : Please forward your application to email address below


The Municipal Infrastructure Support Agent (MISA) is a Government Component within the Ministry for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs.

It is a Schedule 3 entity regulated in terms of the Public Service Act, 1994, as amended.

MISA’s primary function is to support municipalities in infrastructure planning implementation, operations and maintenance.

NOTE : All applicants must be SA Citizens/Permanent Residents.

The Department reserves the right to conduct pre-employment security screening and permanent appointment is subject to positive security clearance outcome.

Applicants with foreign qualifications must submit a SAQA evaluation report on their qualification(s).

It is compulsory that all applicants declare any pending criminal, disciplinary or any other allegations or investigations against them.

The successful candidate will be subjected to positive results of the security clearance process and the verification of educational qualification certificates.

Applications must be submitted on form Z.83 (application form), obtainable from any Public Service department, and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV, ID and certified copies of qualifications (certification should not be more than six (6) months).

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.

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.

Candidates should therefore possess managerial skills on different levels of proficiency of the posts.

Short listed candidates, could be expected to complete management competency assessments.

We thank you for the interest shown in MISA.


R697 011 – R821 052 Total Cost Package per annum

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