Department of Agriculture and Rural Development – Post: BUDGET CONTROLLER


Reference Number: REF-05689
Number of Posts: 2
Centre: Johannesburg
Directorate: Management Accounting
Salary: R183 438 per annum (plus benefits)

National Diploma or equivalent qualification in Financial
Management with 1 to 2 years’ experience in Management
Accounting in the Public sector.

The following key competencies and attributes are essential:
Understanding the Budget procedures,
expenditure control, and knowledge of the Public Finance
Management Act (PFMA), Treasury Regulations and Division of
Revenue Act. Knowledge and experience of the Basic Accounting
System (BAS) and SAP. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
(Excel and Word). Good organizational, time management,
communication (verbal and written) skills. Good human relations
skills. Conflict management skills; self-assured and confident in
own ability. Willingness to work irregular hours when required.

Provide management accounting services to the line functions.
Assist with the consolidation process of the budget for the line
functions. Expenditure monitoring and control for line functions.
Preparation of in year monitoring reports. Ensure monthly internal
reporting are prepared and branches are well informed of their
expenditure vs budget, to prevent over/under expenditure of the
Department. Knowledge and preparations of BAS/PERSAL
reconciliations. Assist with the completion of monthly, quarterly
and annual reports.

All applications must be delivered to: Gauteng Department of
Agriculture and Rural Development Ground floor, 11 Diagonal
Street, Johannesburg
apply online at

Enquiries: Ms M Digoro, Tel No: (011) 240-3097

Closing Date: 2015/02/20 12:00:00 AM

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