The Tribunal seeks suitably qualified candidates to fill in the following position:-

The National Consumer Tribunal (The Tribunal) was established in 2006 in terms of section 26(1) of the National Credit Act, No. 34 od 2005. The National Consumer Tribunal is an independent adjudicative body with jurisdiction throughout the Republic. Its purpose is to adjudicate on credit and consumer related matters provided for in the National Credit Act (NCA) and the Consumer Protection Act (CPA), and to rule on alleged contraventions of these Acts.


Finance Officer (NCT17/FO001)

Position Reports to: Assistant Accountant
Status: Permanent
Job Purpose:
The role of a Financial Officer is to maintain financial, accounting, administrative and personnel services in order to meet legislative requirements and to ensure legal compliance and affective governance.
  • B Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • A minimum of 3 years, with finance related experience
  • Good analytical, technical or specialist skills
  • Sound report writing skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Excellent planning and organising skills
Key Responsibilities:
The successful applicant will be required to:
  • Process purchase requisitions for approval to ensure compliance with the Supply Chain Management Policy, Finance Standing Operating Procedures, rules, regulations, legislative objectives and other related frameworks;
  • Generate purchase orders in Pastel in line with the SCM policy, supported by approved purchase requisitions;
  • Receive, verify, match and capture supplier invoices onto Pastel in line with authorised procurement;
  • Monthly processing of VIP Payroll in line with the NCT’s Recruitment-, Remuneration-, Acting and Travel Policy and capturing of EFT payments to staff;
  • Receive and calculate claims sent by Tribunal Members and Governance Committee members;
  • Prepare internal remittance advises and capture EFT or cheque payments to suppliers, Tribunal members and Governance Committee members;
  • Process the cash book onto Pastel;
  • Perform weekly bank and monthly CPD reconciliation;
  • Custodian of the petty cash and processing of the petty cash journal;
  • Capture EMP 201 on e-filing and submit payment to SARS;
  • Maintaining and updating of Supply Chain documents (SBD 4, SBD 9 and CSD report);
  • Maintain properly referenced payment files with supporting documentation;
  • Coordinates and act as secretariat of the different bid committees where tenders are issued;
  • Ensure that no instances occurs where actions were taken in contravention with statutes, regulation, standards, guidelines, Finance Policies and the Finance Standard Operating Procedures or where internal controls were breached and irregular, fruitless and wasteful expenditure were incurred.
Please note:
  • No late applications will be considered.
  • The Tribunal reserves the right not to fill any of the positions.
  • The Tribunal will offer a competitive and market related salary to the successful candidate.
Submission of Applicants
  • Please email a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) to . Or for more information contact the HR & Facilities Manager, Ms M Nel at (012) 742-9900.
Closing Date: 23 January 2017 (16h00)