Senior State Accountant (hospital Fees Compliance Auditing & Billing System Support)

Directorate: Management Accounting
SALARY : R299 709 per annum
CENTRE : Head Office, Cape Town based at Stikland Hospital Office
CLOSING DATE : 24 August 2018

Minimum requirement: Appropriate 3 year National Diploma or Degree.
Experience: Appropriate experience in compliance and auditing assessment or a recognised tertiary qualification in compliance and auditing.
Inherent requirements of the job: A valid (Code Competencies (knowledge/skills): Excellent written and verbal communication skills in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
The ability to interpret and apply financial policies, procedures and prescripts including report writing.
Ability to work independently and within a team.
Excellent people, technical and conceptual skills and the ability to represent the Department with confidence in engagements with internal and external clients, as well as other Departmental Institutions and ability to liaise with Top Management.
Working knowledge in CLINiCOM and Accounts Receivable Systems, PFMA (Public Finance Management Act), BAS, Public Hospital Patient Fees.
Advanced computer literacy in Microsoft Office applications (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook).

To perform an effective and efficient Compliance Advisory service in the field of Hospital Fees policies in respect of Billing system support and Hospital Fees Debt.
Evaluate compliance to financial legislative framework and reporting on evaluation (Findings and Recommendations) and liaise with management to address areas of non-compliance.
Provide recommendations and assist institutions with the implementation of controls to remedy problem areas (improve compliance) including follow up with management that recommendations in respect of findings have been implemented.
Professionally communicate both telephonically and in writing with all role players.
General office and ad-hoc duties.