ADVERTISEMENT FOR AN INDEPENDENT AUDIT COMMITTEE CHAIRPERSON
The KZN Amafa and Research Institute is a Schedule 3C Provincial Public Entity as per the PFMA. It aims to identify, conserve, protect and manage and administer heritage resources and to conduct both basic and applied research to general knowledge and contribute solutions to challenges within the field of Heritage in the province of KZN.
The institution is looking for an independent and suitably qualified expert to serve as an Independent Chairperson of the Audit Committee. Applications are invited from South African Citizens, preferably residing in KwaZulu Natal.
Requirements: A relevant postgraduate or equivalent qualification with a minimum of five years’ experience in any of the following fields: Accounting, Auditing, Financial Management and Risk Management. The candidate should be registered member of a professional body, with experience of serving in an Audit Committee, Risk Management Committee and Board Committee. Experience in the environment regulated by the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) and National Treasury Regulations. An MBA qualification will be an added advantage.
Core competencies: Public Finance Management Act (PFMA), National Treasury regulations, integrity, dedication, understanding of public sector business and controls, good communication skills and independent judgement. Analysis and problem solving, good judgment and decision making, conceptual thinking.
Skills: Organisational and planning skills, good verbal and written communication skills, computer literate at an advanced level. Flexibility, Adaptability, professional and ethical conduct. Good interpersonal skills. Report writing and above-average business writing skills.
Interested candidates must submit a covering letter, CV, certified copy of ID, certified copy of qualifications.
Applications must be submitted to the following address: Chief Financial Officer, KZN Amafa and Research Institute, 195 Langalibalele Street, Pietermaritzburg, 3201 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date : 30 July 2020