28 Jul '20
Accountant - General

Financial Services, Gauteng Tshwane (Pretoria)


Our client in the Public Sector has an EE opportunity available for an Accountant General. This position will be based in the Pretoria area.


  • An NQF level 8 (Honours/CTA) degree 
  • Masters (NQF level 9) in Accounting / CA(SA) / MBA qualification will be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 8 -10 years’ experience at a senior managerial level in enforcement of financial management of revenue, expenditure, assets and liabilities of departments, public entities, constitutional institutions and local government
  • In-depth knowledge of government operations
  • Knowledge of the PFMA, Treasury Regulations and other applicable prescripts and frameworks
  • Knowledge and experience of policy development and disseminations for the improvement of service delivery in the Public Service


  • Research best practices, develop and implement Accounting Policies
  • Produce Annual Financial Statements formats in accordance with Generally Recognised Accounting Practices (GRAP)
  • Financial Management Policy and Compliance Improvement
  • Engage different stakeholders in productive dialogues to develop creative policy options, guidance and solutions with regards to financial management, accounting and reporting and governance
  • Produce audited consolidated Annual Financial Statements for national departments and state owned entities and table these at parliament in terms of the PFMA
  • Benchmark, Research with respect to accounting best practices and policy development

Please note should you not receive a response within 7 business days of applying, you may consider your application as being unsuccessful. 


Ad Visible Until: 7 August 2020
Ref: PT005560/LM

Vacancy Type: Permanent