Chief Financial Officer Jack Mdeni              

Finance is administratively led Mr Jack Mdeni who is the Chief Finance Officer. He leads the department with a team of four managers responsible for different sections within the department, i.e. Mrs Bukelwa Dlodlo – Manager Income and Expenditure, Mrs Funeka Mbaliswana – Manager Budget & Treasury, Mr. Sisa Mveku- Manager Asset Management and Ms Hlubikazi Mduzulwana the  Manager Supply Chain Management. The Finance office is committed to its mandate of providing a comprehensive financial management and advisory services to Council and all ELM departments. Finance department supports the Integrated Development Plan of Council through the achievement of a sound and sustainable financial environment from which Council can deliver services to all citizens of ELM. Finance department has the following key performance areas:

  1. 1.Budget and Financial Accounting
  • Support and consolidated accounting
  • Capital Accounting and budgeting
  • Financial accounting, control and systems development
  • Financial Statements
  • In year reporting
  • Resolution of audit matters
  1. 2.Treasury and Financial Support
  • Cash Management
  • Investment of funds
  • Risk and asset management
  • Liability Management
  • Advisory Services
  • Projects, planning, development and administrative support
  • Performance Management
  1. 6.Income Management and Finance Customer Care
  • Metered Services
  • Rates, services and miscellaneous
  • Billing co-ordination
  • Receipting
  • Customer Care
  • Debtor Management
  • Credit Control
  • Indigent
  1. 3.Expenditure Management
  • Expenditure control
  • Creditors
  • Salaries, wages and related expenditure
  • Payments.

4.      Supply Chain Management

  • Acquisition Management
  • Warehousing and Inventory Management
  • Bid Administration
  • Contracts Control
  1. 5.Asset Management
  • Management of all      municipal assets
  • Fleet management
  • Fleet insurance and claims     
  • Disposal of assets