Assistant Director: Finance and Accounting (Ref #: OHSC 9/2021)

Salary: Salary: R 470 040 per annum (plus applicable benefits)


A Bachelor’s degree/National Diploma in Financial Management or Accounting.

At least 5 years’ experience in financial management or accounting of which 3 years should have been in a supervisory capacity.

Completed articles will be an added advantage.

Experience must include preparation of financial statements, compilation of budgets, and expenditure control.

Experience in Sage Evolution, Microsoft Excel and Caseware is essential.

Knowledge of the Public Finance Management Act and Generally Recognised Accounting Practice (GRAP).

Good communication skills. Computer and report writing skills.

A valid driver’s licence.


Preparation of monthly and quarterly management accounts, as well as annual
financial statements.

• Contribute to the compilation of OHSC’s budget plans.

• Manage accounts payable processes and creditors administration

• Completion of all the National Treasury’s quarterly and annual templates and databases

• Implement internal controls in the Finance unit

• Full management of the general ledger. Processing of financial transactions and information on the system

• Monthly reconciliation of asset register to the general ledger.

Management of designated staff and performance assessments

• Ensure compliance with policies and procedures. Contribute to development of finance standard operating procedures.

Closing Date: 25 October 2021

Enquiries: Ms L Mashiane or Mr. M Mavotsho at tel: (012) 942 7839/7808

NO ONLINE APPLICATIONS ALLOWED. PLEASE NOTE: A practical test relating to key areas of knowledge and skills may form part of the selection process for the above post. Applications should be submitted for attention of Ms L Mashiane, Office of Health Standards Compliance. Hand delivered applications may be submitted to reception at the OHSC building, no 79 Steve Biko Road, Prinshof, Arcadia, Pretoria, 0001. Posted applications may be submitted to Private Bag x21, Arcadia, 0007. Applications must be submitted on form Z83 obtainable from any Public Service Department and should be accompanied by a CV in which experience is comprehensively detailed as well as copies of qualification certificates (including matric), ID and drivers licence (where applicable). It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications and national certificates (where applicable) evaluated by SAQA and to submit proof of such with their applications. No faxed or e-mailed applications will be considered. Applications received after the closing date and those that do not comply with the requirements will not be considered. The OHSC reserves the right not to fill the above post. Applicants are respectfully informed that correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only; if notification of an interview is not received within 3 months after the closing date, applicants may regard their application as unsuccessful. Candidate(s) will be subjected to personal suitability checks and other vetting procedures.