The Mining Qualifications Authority (MQA) is a Public Entity in terms of the Mine Health and Safety Act, 1996 and is also registered as a Sector Education and Training Authority (SETA) in terms of the Skills Development Act, 1998.
The MQA hereby invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced Independent members wishing to serve on its Audit Committee as required in terms of Section 51 of the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA), Act No. 1 of 1999, (as amended by Act 29 of 1999), Section 3 of the Treasury Regulations issued in terms of the PFMA and Section (8) (5) of the MQA Constitution.
A matric certificate together with appropriape qualifications
Minimum 3-year degree or National Diploma in the field of Accounting, Auditing, Legal or Finance
Experience in the field of Accounting, Auditing, Legal or Finance
Appropriate experience and/or knowledge of the Public Service and public entities would be a strong recommendation
Previous experience as a member of an Audit Committee in the public sector and/or public entity would be advantageous
Membership in a Professional Body will also serve as a strong recommendation
Term of office
The term of office will be for two (2) years, commencing on 01 September 2012 until 31 August 2014, depending on performance.
The selection procedure
The short-listed candidates will be invited for interviews to be conducted by a panel appointed by the MQA Board. It will be the prerogative of the Board to make the final appointment upon recommendation by the Selection Committee.
Applications and closing date
Letters of application, accompanied by a comprehensive curriculum vitae and certified copies of qualifications, should be forwarded for the attention of Mr D Barclay, Executive Manager Corporate Services and Governance, Mining Qualifications Authority, Private Bag x118, Marshalltown, 2107 on or before Friday, 07 October 2011 at 12H00.
The documents can also be hand-delivered at the MQA reception situated at 4th floor, Union Corporation Building, 74 – 78 Marshall Street, Marshalltown, Johannesburg.
All enquiries can be directed to Mr D Barclay on 011 630-3547 or via e-mail DarionB@mqa.org.za