Directorate: Financial Accounting | Western Cape Education Department

Directorate: Financial Accounting

Director: Financial Accounting
Johan Kitshoff
PA: Astrid Cay
Tel: 021 467 2679/80
Fax: 021 461 3656
Address: Private Bag X9114, Cape Town 8000

Purpose:

To ensure sound financial accounting practices.

Functions:
  • Promote sound financial accounting practices and reporting.
  • Provide reasonable assurance regarding the achievement of objectives (internal control).
  • Manage salaries and related aspects pertaining to this Directorate.

Accounts

Purpose:

To promote sound financial accounting practice.

 

Functions:
  • Ensure efficient cash management including disbursements.
  • Ensure efficient and economic recovery of debt.
  • Ensure smooth and successful operations on the Basic Accounting System (BAS) as well as sound financial reporting.

Accounting

Purpose:

To provide reasonable assurance regarding the achievement of objectives.

Functions:

  • Monitor and evaluate the system of internal control in order to improve effectiveness, efficiency and economhy of operations.
  • Increase the performance of work-units in a planned effort to increase organisational performance.
  • Promote the effective detection and recovery of losses.

Salaries

Purpose:

To manage salaries and related aspects pertaining to this directorate.

Functions:

  • Provide support to the Directorate in effecting its mandate.
  • Ensure effective and efficient salary administration.