Bushbuckridge Local Municipality

Cashbook Accountant

April 19, 2016

        POST                               : Cashbook Accountant

        Directorate                     : Budget and Treasury

        REMUNERATION            : R322, 519.27 per annum

       CENTRE                           : Head Office


  • Reconcile banking statements on computer using pastel or VIP System and excel programs
  • Draw ban balance and link all expenses/charges/ACB payment
  • Compile bank reconciliation reports and submit to manger for further processing and if required submission to council
  • Allocate bank deposit codes on computer using pastel or VIP program
  • Receive requests from Department for code to debit account with expenditure via specialist
  • Confirm expense amount
  • Creates code on system
  • Advises department or relevant official of code.
  • Monitor banking account to see when deposited amount appear in account
  • Transfers amount to correct vote/accountant
  • Attend to enquires from the public as well as internal departments on computer
  • Traces payment on system
  • Arranges for allocation of payment
  • Receives request from internal department
  • Monitor expenditure on system
  • Allocates code of expenditure reflect on bank Statement
  • Monitoring petty cash
  • Cash collection and vat returns
  • Document control


  • Certified grade 12 certificate
  • Bcom Degree/National Diploma in Accounting or related qualification
  • 4-5 years Experience(including articles)
  • Clear credit record



Knowledge Skills Attitude
AccountingDemand ManagementTax KnowledgeKnowledge of VIP and Pastel System Computer LiterateProblem Solving SkillCommunication SkillsAdministrativeNumeracyAnalyticalLiaison EmpathyProfessionalFirmTrustworthyConfidentiality

Application forms can be accessed from our website:  www.Bushbuckridge.gov.za or collected from Head Office (Bushbuckridge), including all our eleven (11) Regional Offices.

Interested candidates meeting the above requirements are invited to forward their comprehensive CVs, certified copies of Identity Document and qualifications to the following address;

Any falsification information be it in a form of postal or residential address, qualifications, references or any other information given by the applicant will lead to dismissal upon discovery by the employer.

The Municipal Manager                                         OR      Hand delivery to office no 55(Registry)

Bushbuckridge Local Municipality                                         R533 Graskop Road

Private Bag X 9308                                                                    Bushbuckridge




NB If you are not contacted within six weeks after the closing date, consider your application as being unsuccessful

                        The Municipality reserves the right not to appoint

Closing date                  : 29 April 2016

Last modified: December 19, 2016

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