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The Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural development is hiring Finance Clerk: Apply with Grade 12

CLOSING DATE : 02 October 2023 at 16:00

Department of Agriculture is hiring Finance Clerk: Apply with Grade 12

FINANCIAL CLERK REF NO: 3/2/1/2023/585
Directorate: Financial Accounting
SALARY : R202 233 per annum (Level 05)
CENTRE : Gauteng (Pretoria)


Applicants must be in possession of a Grade 12 Certificate. No experience required. Job related knowledge: Basic knowledge of financial functions, practices as well as the ability to capture data, operate a computer and collate financial statistics. Basic knowledge and insight of the Public Service financial legislation procedures and Treasury Regulations (Public Finance Management Act (PFMA), Division of Revenue Act (DORA), Public Service Act (PSA), Public Service Regulations (PSR), Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act (PPPFA), Financial manual).

Knowledge of basic financial operating systems (Personnel and Salary Administration (PERSAL), Basic Accounting System (BAS), Logistical Information System (LOGIS) etc). Job related skills: Planning and organising skills, Computer operating skills, Language skills, Good communication skills (verbal and written) and Basic numeracy skills. Flexibility. Interpersonal relations.

Teamwork. Ability to perform routine tasks. Ability to operate office equipment. Accuracy. Aptitude of figures.


Render financial accounting transactions. Receive invoices. Check invoices for correctness, verification and approval (internal control). Process invoices (e.g. capture payments). Filing of all documents. Collection of cash. Perform salary administration support services. Receive salary advices. Process advices (e.g. check advices for correctness, capture salaries, bonuses, salary adjustments, capture all deductions etc). File all documents.

Perform bookkeeping support services. Capture all financial transactions. Clear suspense accounts. Record debtors and creditors. Process electronic banking transactions. Compile journals. Monitor and follow up on debtor accounts. Register new debts. Follow up on debt related submissions (State Attorney Cases etc).

Send Statements to debtors monthly either by post or by email. Render a budget support service. Collect information from budget holders. Compare expenditure against budget. Identify variances. Capture, allocate virements on budgets. Distribute documents regarding the budget. File all documents. Receive and capture cash payments.

ENQUIRIES : Ms SH Sambo Tel No: (012) 312 8861


Form Z83 Editable Word Document (DOWNLOAD)

Can be submitted by post to: Private Bag X833, Pretoria, 0001 or hand delivered during office hours to: 600 Lilian Ngoyi Street (formerly known as Van der Walt Street), Berea Park, Pretoria, 0002 or to Agriculture Place, 20 Steve Biko (formerly Beatrix) Street, Arcadia, Pretoria, 0083

NOTE : African, Coloured and Indian Males and African, Coloured and Indian Females and Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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