Financial Management Internships at Hibiscus Coast Municipality

National Treasury has introduced a finance internship programme to promote capacity building in Municipalities. Over a 2 year period, interns will gain first hand practical experience and be further trained in strategic reforms in Municipal Finance. Successful applicamnts will receive a stipend of R100 000 per annum. Applications close on 10 April 2015.Applications are therefore invited from historically disadvantaged graduates interested in joining the Hibiscus Coast Municipality:Requirements:

  • Have at least 3 year B Com degree or equivalent, majoring in Accounting and/or Local Government Finance
  • Have good oral and written communication skills in English
  • Be computer literacy and have knowledge of Windows spreadsheet applications
  • Previous work experience in Financial Accounting would be a recommendation
  • Graduates who come from within the Hibiscus Coast Municipal area will gain preference.

Key Performance Areas:

  • Assist in implementing General Access Municipal Accounting Practice
  • Assist in developing statistical reporting modules
  • Assist in developing financial Policies and procedures
  • Assist in the compilation of financial statements and management reports
  • Assist with reconciliations and financial analysis
  • Electronic capturing of financial data
  • Other financial functions.

How to apply

Submit applications / CVs with certified copies of qualification, to the Hibiscus Coast Municipality, Department Corporate Services, 10 Connor Street, P. O. Box 5, Port Shepstone, 4240.

Closing Date: 10 April 2015

Enquiries: Manager Human Resources – Telephone: (039) 688 2023 / 2072 / 2075 / 2077

NB: If you don’t hear from us within 21 working days of the closing date, regard your application as unsuccessful.

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