FINANCE CLERK SUPERVISOR: DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE

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CLOSING DATE : 12 July 2019 at 16:00

REF NO: CFO 19/4/1

Finance Management Division, Chief Directorate Financial Services, Directorate Financial Control Services, Motor Accident Claims Section

SALARY : R257 508 per annum (Level 7) CENTRE : Cape Town Satellite Office.

REQUIREMENTS : Minimum requirements: Grade 12 certificate plus three year Degree/National Diploma with finance related subjects with a minimum of two (02) years relevant experience or Grade 12 certificate with a minimum of three years relevant experience. More working relevant years of experience as Finance Clerk will be an added advantage. Ability in understanding, interpreting and correctly applying of financial policies and prescripts. Computer literate in MS Office software packages. Ability to effectively liaise and communicate with clients, legal representatives and senior DOD personnel. Successful candidates must have sound reasoning, mathematical and problem solving skills as well as trustworthy, honest and loyal. Decisive and persevering iro task finalisation. Permanent RSA citizen, with no criminal record. Must be in the possession of a valid RSA/Military driver’ license. Added advantage: Post matric qualification in Finance and/or minimum of one year relevant experience. Basic knowledge of financial/legal process and insurance claims. The successful candidate will be required to complete all relevant courses and must be willing to travel.

DUTIES : Assisting the Supervisor in: Receiving and registering letters of demand and/or summonses iro mobile as sets accidents caused by Department of Defence (DOD) drivers and the processing thereof in accordance with policies and prescripts. Obtain 5 information, documents, statements, reports and statutes wrt the case. Draft briefing notes to State Attorney on proposed handling of the case. Determine course of action to be taken in best interest of the State (DOD). Liaise, negotiate and arrange consultations with roll players for specialized inputs and advice. Frequent inter-action with interest groups, experts, attorneys, council panel and assisting the State Attorney during litigation process and trial. Correctly apply legal and procedural principles whereby civil claims are handled on behalf of the Minister of Defence. Analyse and interpret appropriate action. Regularly study and update own knowledge of Government policies, regulations and prescripts relating to matters of litigation. Visit of units in Oudtshoorn, Bredasdorp, Cape Town, Simons Town, Saldana, Langebaanweg. Record, files and safeguard of all documentation generated in the section for future enquiries and audit purpose.

ENQUIRIES : Mr P.J. Annendale, Tel no: 012 392 2116

APPLICATIONS : Applications must be submitted to: Financial Management Division, DFSS, Career Management Section, Private Bag X 137, Pretoria, 0001 or applications may be hand-delivered to: Department of Defence, Poynton building, 195 Bosman Street, Pretoria where it must be placed in wooden post box 5 at Reception.

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