Temporary Finance and Business Manager (3 months)

South African National Space Agency (SANSA)

Western Cape, South Africa

3 MonthsContract

Jul 12

The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) is a public entity under the National Department of Science and Technology (DST).SANSA has a mandate to drive the promotion and use of space and cooperation in space-related activities. To achieve this mandate, the Agency fosters research in space science and technology, advances space engineering programmes, and supports the creation of an environment conducive to industrial development in space technologies within the framework of national government policy. More information about the organization can be found at http://www.sansa.org.za The following opportunity exists in the Space Science Directorate situated in Hermanus, Western Cape to be filled by an individual with the relevant skills, drive, competencies and qualifications. This position requires the incumbent to be situated in Hermanus. Temporary Finance and Business Manager (3 months)Reporting to the Acting CFO, the incumbent will execute and oversee all financial, SCM, administration and housekeeping matters for the Space Science programme and Hermanus facility and provide appropriate business assistance as required This will include duties as follow:Provide oversight and management guidance to the Finance, SCM and Administration team Work closely with the Acting CFO to ensure financial compliance at all levels for the Hermanus FacilityExecute and oversee all financial, SCM, administration and housekeeping matters for the Hermanus FacilityPrepare Management Accounts and other financial reporting to enable effective decision makingManage internal audits, mid-term budget and planning cyclePlease NOTE that the appointment will be on a level commensurate with qualifications and experience.Background verification, including criminal record, credit checks, security clearances, qualification and citizenship checks as well as competency assessment and psychometric testing, may form part of the selection process. SANSA subscribes to the principles of Employment Equity and welcomes applications from all persons with disabilities . Preference will be given to candidates in accordance with this. SANSA reserves the right to not make an appointment.Should you meet the above requirements, please e-mail your detailed CV (indicating clearly Temporary Finance and Business Manager, in the subject line) to [email protected] date: 16 July 2021Communication will only be conducted with short-listed candidates. If applicants have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, they must assume that their applications were unsuccessful.

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