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Orbit TVET College


09 November 2018



North West

Term of Office and Remuneration package: The member will be remunerated according to the tariffs approved by the Department of Higher Education and Training. The Term of Office of the Committee will be performance based for a period of 36 months.

The successful candidate will advise College Management and Council, and play an oversight role on all finance-related matters.

A BCom Law Degree/Honours or LLB Degree • Ten plus (10+) years of Senior Management experience in the areas of Risk, Audit, Governance, Legal/law, Forensics and Finances
• At least two (2) years’ experience as a member of an Audit and Risk Committee or Executive Council • An understanding of applicable Finance/Accounting practices, Risk Management, internal controls, legislatives requirements in the public sector, accounting and audit practices applicable to the public sector • Professional certification 

Key Responsibilities:
Participate in the design and testing of the effectiveness and adequacy of internal controls, sustainability of risk management and governance processes

• Collaborate with Internal Audit, Finance Department, External Audit and College Management to proactively strengthen financial controls and to ensure compliance with all applicable policies and regulatory requirements • Participate in the identification, evaluation and remediation of Finance risks with relevant stakeholders

• Provide and advise Finance Management in the implementation of industry leading practices • Ensure transparent communication of Finance activities and management processes to satisfy the College Council and other stakeholders

• Advice to the College Council on the strategic direction of Finance and alignment of Finance processes with sector imperatives • Regulate and discharge all responsibilities as contained in the Audit and Risk Sub-Committee charter, outlining the appropriate formal terms of reference • Attending all Audit and Risk Committee meetings

Correspondence will be conducted with shortlisted candidates only. If you have not been contacted within three (3) months of the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your application is unsuccessful. 

Enquiries: Ms A van Heerden, Tel: 014 597 5500

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