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CLOSING DATE : 28 October 2019 at 12:00 pm
BUDGET ANALYST: PUBLIC FINANCE REF NO: S090/2019 (X2 POSTS)
Division: Public Finance (PF)
Purpose: To assist in the management of Treasury’s relations with stakeholders in the national and provincial departments and agencies, including fiscal and financial advice, evaluation of policy proposals and spending plans, policy development and project advice, and monitoring of expenditure and service delivery trends.
SALARY : R470 040 per annum (all-inclusive remuneration package)
CENTRE : Pretoria
REQUIREMENTS : A Degree in the Economic Sciences, Public Policy or Public Finance A minimum of 3 years’ experience and knowledge of public finance management and public policy development Knowledge of policy analysis processes as well as public sector finance processes (the MTEF and PFMA).
DUTIES : Some key outputs include: Budget Analysis and Planning: Participate in the budget process nationally and assist with the consideration and evaluation of client departments’ requests for roll-over funds, additional funds, programme structure changes, NRF drawings, shifting of funds and suspension of funds, Assist in the analysis of client departments’ annual MTEF submissions, assist in compiling recommendations to MTEC and Min ComBud and make contributions to budget documentations, which include the Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement, Adjusted Estimates of National Expenditure, Appropriation Bill, Budget Review and Estimates of National Expenditure, Ensure that client departments’ annual budget submissions are compliant with Treasury guidelines Expenditure Monitoring and Financial Management Compliance: Assist in monitoring compliance to the prescripts of the PFMA and Treasury Regulations, Assist with the in-year monitoring of expenditure, compilation of the Standing Committee on Appropriation reports and prepare briefing notes and advice on expenditure plans and trends for client departments Assist with the analysis of annual reports of client departments and make follow-up on key findings and concerns from the Auditor-General’s reports and parliamentary committees’ reports of client departments, Policy Analysis and Advice: Assist with policy analysis and monitor implementation thereof in line with the prescribed regulatory framework, Assist with interpretation of policy and providing strategic solutions applicable for effective public finance within sectors, Conduct research on key policy areas or sector research Programme and Project Support: Provide comments on the annual performance plans and strategic plans of client departments, Support and/or advice departments, entities and the sector on programme plans and budget, policy and project proposals, provide comments on quarterly performance reports of client departments and their entities, assist in the compilation of relevant reports emanating from the conducting of site visits to assess service delivery.
ENQUIRIES : Ms Lorraine Pale Tel No: (012) 406 9087