SENIOR ADVISOR MUNICIPAL TREASURY ADVISORY VACANCY
and To render advice, guidance and support to municipalities in respect of treasury services, such as cash management, revenue management, expenditure management, investment management, asset management, financial risk management, GRAP Reporting, financial reforms and efficient treasury operations, ultimately ensuring improved financial performance and audit outcomes
THE CANDIDATE PROFILE
Sector Knowledge and a sound understanding of the policy, legislative and regulatory frameworks governing the sector; and in particular those applying to the Local Government Sector and the organisation.
Sound track-record and experience in a local government finance essential.
Proven knowledge of the MFMA and other relevant local government finance legislation.
Ability to work and manage in a multidisciplinary environment.
Strong analytical ability coupled with sound problem-solving skills; and
Strong initiative and well-rounded implementer and driver of multi-disciplinary programmes that have an intended turnaround dimension.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Relevant Post-graduate qualification at Hons level
Valid Drivers Licence and frequent travelling
Demonstrates a sound understanding of the Local Government Sector
Sound track-record and experience in a local government finance essential
KEY PORTFOLIO AND PERFORMANCE FOCUS AREAS
Research and Analysis
Representation of LG at IGR & Other Fora
Support Advice and Capacity Building
Monitoring and Evaluation
Programme / Project Management
Sponsorship and fund Raising for Projects
Financial and expense Monitoring
Governance, Compliance and Risk Management