Bela-Bela Local Municipality invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill vacant positions within its establishment.
Accountant Budget (Post Level 4)
Salary: R 361,915.94 per annum excluding benefits
Notice No: 51/21
Requirements: Grade 12 plus National Diploma in Accounting /Financial Management or relevant/equivalent qualification. Must have 2 years relevant experience in budgeting and financial reporting. A valid Code B driver’s license. Knowledge: Must have sound knowledge of the Municipal Finance Management Act (MFMA). Understanding of budget process flow. A clear understanding of budget principles and reporting standards. Good budget and financial management skills. Must be able to monitor and control the budget. Must understand mSCOA. Must have good report writing skills. Must be able to work independently, under pressure and meet deadlines.
Key Performance Area: Receive budget estimates from departments and critically examine their correctness, accuracy, completeness, and conformance with established procedures, regulations, and municipal objectives. Study the previous budget and also take into consideration the benefits and losses that occurred during the previous financial years, due to budget planning, Consolidate data for budget presentation and also provide an overview of the financial status of all the operations, Analyse actual results to budgets and forecasts. Ensure the correct allocation of expenditure and income. Prepare Annual Financial Statements according to Generally Recognized Accounting Practice Standards. Reconcile investments and bank accounts.