GPG STATE ACCOUNTANT PAYMENTS- Gauteng Provincial Government Jobs in Johannesburg

Department of Infrastructure Development


  • Reference Number :
  • Directorate :
    Financial Administration and Accounting Services
  • Number of Posts :
  • Package :
    R 261 372.00 per annum (level 7) plus benefits.
  • Enquiries :
    Mr. Vhangani Masia Tel 076 521 4118/072 668 0029

Requirements :

  • A National Diploma (NQF 6) / Degree (NQF 7) or equivalent qualification in Financial Management or Accounting or related filed as recognised by SAQA. A minimum of 1 year experience in payments. A valid driver’s license.
    COMPETENCIES: Knowledge- Knowledge of PFMA/ Treasury Regulations. Knowledge of public service act of 1994 and Labour relations act. Knowledge of SAP and BAS. Skills- Problem solving. Communication. Planning and organizing. Computer Literacy. Time management. Attributes- Quality-oriented. Team worker. Responsible. Strong attention to detail. Ability to prioritise tasks and multitask. Teamwork. Responsible. Proactive. Problem solver. Integrity. Professional.

Duties :

  • Processing of supplier’s payments in line with PFMA and treasury regulations. Perform quality assurance on payments. Providing weekly and monthly financial reports. Perform funds requisition function, exercise control over expenditure and budget. Attend to suppliers’ payments queries and electronic invoice submission (EIS)queries and ensure that invoices are uploaded timeously for payments processing. Perform creditors reconciliation of key monthly accounts. Deal with inter-departmental accounts and liaise with stakeholders. Ensure that the accrual and commitment register is updated and maintained. Perform debtors control/accounts receivable function including debtors collection and write-offs process. Maintaining proper accounting records. Respond to audit queries. Clearing of payments exceptions. Assist in preparation of lead schedules for interim and annuals financial statements submission. Respond to audit queries. Render other administrative duties within the directorate.

Notes :

  • NOTES: These adverts are internal (within the Department) and external (within Gauteng Province).
    In line with the Department’s employments Equity Plan, PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES are encouraged to apply.

    To apply for the below positions, please apply online at Only online applications will be considered and for general enquiries please contact Human Resource on 072 668 0029/076 521 4118.
    Application should be accompanied by the New Z83 form, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at, comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (CV), only shortlisted candidates will be requested to submit certified copies of qualifications not older than six (06) months, Identity and valid driver’s license (where driving/travelling is an inherent requirement of the job). It is our intention to promote representivity (race, gender and disability) in the Public Service through the filling of this post and candidates whose transfer/promotion/appointment will promote representivity will receive preference.
    It is the Department’s intention to promote equity through the filling of all numeric targets as contained in the Employment Equity Plan. To facilitate this process successfully, an indication of race, gender and disability status is required. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). The Department reserves the right not to appoint. If you do not receive any response from us within 3 months, please accept your application was unsuccessful.

Employer :
Department of Infrastructure Development

Location :
Head Office

Closing Date :

Criteria Questions
Do you have a National Diploma (NQF 6) / Degree (NQF 7) or equivalent qualification in Financial Management or Accounting or related filed as recognised by SAQA?
Do you have a minimum of 1 year experience in payments?
Do you have a valid driver’s license?

Please Notes :

  • Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you
    do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.


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