Department of Agriculture: Accounting Clerk Vacancies (X2 posts)

Vacancy details 

Department of agriculture invites unemployed individuals who meet all the necessary criteria to for accounting clerk vacancies 

Job Purpose

The Department of Agriculture, Western Cape Government has an opportunity for a suitably and competent individual to render a financial, administrative supporting role to the management accounting section. This post is based in Elsenburg.

Minimum Requirements

Grade 12 (Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification).


Grade 12 (Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification) with accounting and/or mathematics as a passed subject; Relevant financial administration experience.

Key Performance Areas

  • Standard Chart of Accounts (SCOA) Logs
  • IYM Projection schedules
  • Basic Accounting System
  • Expenditure Reports and uploading budgets
  • Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) budget process – original budget and adjustable budget process
  • Inventory administration


R202 233 per annum (Salary level 5)

Note on remuneration: Employees’ service benefits or obligations (13th cheque, medical assistance, housing assistance, pension-fund contributions, etc) are funded or co-funded in terms of the applicable prescripts or collective agreements.


How to Apply 

Note: Only applications submitted online at: or be accepted.


Click here to apply online for the department of agriculture accounting clerk vacancies 

Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit copies of their documentation for verification purposes. These candidates will be required to attend interviews on a date and time as determined by the department. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department.