ASSISTANT FINANCE OFFICER PC07 Central Research Finance (CRF)
ASSISTANT FINANCE OFFICER
Central Research Finance (CRF)
We are looking for a suitably qualified person to fill the above position as soon as possible.
The main purpose of this post is to assist the management of CRF with the daily running of the unit, with
the administration of government agency funds and with audit preparations and related queries.
Income allocation and reconciliations.
Review of selected transactions for compliance with funder and/or university requirements.
Basic audit pack preparations and follow up of selected audit queries.
Organising and servicing meetings.
Daily office administration.
A post- matric accounting/internal auditing diploma/certificate plus a minimum of three years’ relevant
experience; OR a minimum of six years’ directly relevant experience.
Excellent communication skills.
Good computer literacy (MS Excel, MS Word, Email, internet etc.).
Proven problem solving ability.
Excellent organizing and time management skills.
Accuracy and attention to detail.
Ability to work independently and in a team.
Relevant SAP or similar experience would be a distinct advantage.
The annual cost of employment including benefits, is negotiable between R203 905 and R232 698 per
To apply, please e-mail the completed UCT Application form (HR201) and all other relevant
documentation as indicated on the form, clearly indicating “Assistant Finance Officer” followed by the
reference number below in the subject line to [email protected]
The application form can be downloaded at http://web.uct.ac.za/depts/sapweb/forms/hr201.doc
An application which does not comply with the above requirements will be regarded as incomplete and not
be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and may be expected to undergo a
Address: Central Research Finance Unit, Finance Department, University of Cape Town, Private Bag X3,
+27 21 650 4418
Reference number: I-3099
23 October 2014
UCT is committed to the pursuit of excellence, diversity and redress. Our Employment Equity Policy is
available at http://www.uct.ac.za/downloads/uct.ac.za/about/policies/eepolicy.pdf. For this post, we
particularly seek to attract applications from Black South African candidates.
UCT reserves the right not to appoint.