Vacancies

PUBLIC SECTOR INTEGRATED REPORTING PROJECT GROUP VACANCIES

The Public Sector & Integrated Reporting Divisions are establishing a Public Sector Integrated Reporting Project Group to develop guidance on the concept of value creation in the Public Sector. We are looking for members to volunteer to serve on the Project Group to share their wealth of experience and knowledge in developing best practice guidance.

Specific Requirements:

Applicants should meet the following requirements:

  • Be a SAICA member or associates in good standing
  • Have in depth knowledge and experience in the Public Sector
  • Have an awareness of Integrated Reports
  • Be available to attend quarterly meetings and ability to actively participate in meetings
  • Be willing to serve on project working groups dealing with specific issues or topics
  • Be willing to review documents and provide comments outside of the above-mentioned meetings

Closing Date

Reserve a seat on the project group by no later than Friday, 18 May 2018.
Additional information will be requested from applicants if required and all applicants will be advised regarding the outcome of their application. Successful applicants will be provided with letters of appointment detailing relevant information.

GAUTENG PUBLIC SECTOR COMMITTEE (PSC) VACANCIES

The Gauteng PSC Committee is being established to create a platform for members and key stakeholder to provide input and feedback on the SAICA public sector objectives and plans in line with SAICAs vision to promote the interests of the members of the Institute and support the development of the South African economy and society by promoting and enhancing the value of the profession.

Vacancies on the committee exists as follows:

  • Municipalities (2 Vacancies)
  • Public Entities (2 Vacancies)
  • Departments (2 Vacancies)
  • Auditing and Accounting Firms (2 Vacancies)
  • Academia - Universities, Colleges, etc. (2 Vacancies)

Requirements:

  • More than 5 years’ post qualification experience
  • In depth technical knowledge of legislation and standards affecting the public sector (PFMA, MFMA, GRAP, Modified Cash Standards, etc.)
  • Available and commitment to actively participate in meetings
  • Willingness to serve on project working groups and interest groups dealing with specific technical financial reporting issues
  • Willingness to review documents and provide comments outside of above meetings

Closing Date

Apply to be a member on the committee by Thursday, 31 May 2018.

Additional information will be requested from applicants as required.

Committee activities can be very onerous and it is therefore recommended that applicants review their personal commitments prior to submitting their applications.

Any queries relating to applications the above application can be emailed to Natashia at natashias@saica.co.za.

All applicants will be advised regarding the outcome of their application. Successful applicants will be provided with letters of appointment detailing relevant information.

Accounting Practices Committee (APC)

As part of the rotation process necessary to sustain committees we are calling for applications to fill vacancies on SAICA’s APC. Vacancies occur within SAICA committees due to the rotation of members as a result of the expiration of their involvement period as set out in the Terms of Reference. The APC currently has vacancies on the following categories:

  • One (1) academic;
  • One (1) member from member in business; and
  • One (1) user.

Specific requirements: Academic (1 vacancy)

  • In depth technical knowledge of IFRS/IFRS for SMEs
  • Technical accounting work experience
  • Ability to be available/committed and actively participate in meetings
  • Willingness to serve on project working groups and interest groups dealing with specific technical financial reporting issues
  • Willingness to review documents and provide comments outside of above meetings

Member in Business (1 vacancy)

  • In depth technical knowledge of IFRS/IFRS for SMEs
  • Technical accounting work experience which involves preparing IFRS/IFRS for SMEs financial statements
  • Exposure to the following industry – at a technical accounting level:
    • Financial Services: Insurance
  • Ability to be available/committed and actively participate in meetings
  • Willingness to serve on project working groups and interest groups dealing with specific technical financial reporting issues
  • Willingness to review documents and provide comments outside of above meetings

User – Analyst (1 vacancy)

  • Technical knowledge of IFRS/IFRS for SMEs
  • Exposure to the specific industries excluding financial services: insurance
  • Ability to be available/committed and actively participate in meetings
  • Willingness to serve on project working groups and interest groups dealing with specific technical issues
  • Willingness to review documents and provide comments outside of above meetings

Please submit you application using this LINK . Also please submit your detailed CV to mulalas@saica.co.za and copy bongekan@saica.co.za to support your application.

Applications should reach us by 19 February 2018. Please note that applications received after this date cannot be considered.

Committee activities can be very onerous and it is therefore recommended that applicants review their personal commitments prior to submitting their applications.

A positive consideration of applications to fill committee vacancies will contribute greatly to the effective functioning of SAICA.

SAICA Disciplinary Panel

As part of the rotation process necessary to sustain the disciplinary panel, SAICA is calling for applications to fill vacancies on the SAICA disciplinary panel. Vacancies occur within the SAICA disciplinary panel from time to time as a result of the expiration of their involvement period or other circumstances.

SAICA is currently looking for candidates to fill the vacancies which exist on the SAICA disciplinary panel. The specific requirements are set out below in detail.

Specific Requirements:

  • Applicants must hold the designation of Chartered Accountant (South Africa) AND Registered Auditor and have five (5) to (ten) 10 or more years in practice;
  • Applicants must be In good standing with SAICA;
  • Applicants must not have a disciplinary record and/or pending disciplinary action at SAICA and/or the IRBA;
  • Applicants must have good general experience in practice and including in depth knowledge and experience in three (3) or more of the following areas:
    • Ethics and Governance
    • IFRS / IFRS for SME’s
    • Companies Act, FAIS, FICA, Audit Professions Act
    • International Standards on Auditing
    • Tax Legislation
    • King III and King IV
    • JSE Listing Requirements
    • Financial Management (Preparation of Financial Statements, Tax Return)
    • Assurance Provision or Consulting

Recommended Additional Experience

  • Understanding of Law/background in Law

Closing Date

Please click here to apply with the online CV. Applications should reach us by no later than 17h00 on Wednesday, 14th June 2017.

All applicants will receive a response, albeit positive or negative. Successful applicants will be provided with letters of appointment detailing relevant information.