Chief Financial Officer Jack Mdeni              

Finance is administratively led 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. Bukelwa Dlodlo – Manager Income and Expenditure, Funeka Mbaliswana – Manager Budget & Treasury, Sisa Mveku- Manager Asset Management and Hlubikazi Mduzulwana - 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:

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

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

Income Management and Finance Customer Care

  • Metered Services
  • Rates, services and miscellaneous
  • Billing co-ordination
  • Receipting
  • Customer Care
  • Debtor Management
  • Credit Control
  • Indigent

Expenditure Management

  • Expenditure control
  • Creditors
  • Salaries, wages and related expenditure
  • Payments.

Supply Chain Management

  • Acquisition Management
  • Warehousing and Inventory Management
  • Bid Administration
  • Contracts Control

Asset Management

  • Management of all      municipal assets
  • Fleet management
  • Fleet insurance and claims     
  • Disposal of assets