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Lecturer in Financial Accounting

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Faculty Economic and Management Sciences School of Accountancy Lecturer in Financial Accounting Job ID: 3271

Faculty Economic and Management Sciences

School of Accountancy

Lecturer in Financial Accounting

Job ID: 3271

*NB! Applications may only be submitted online. Please ensure that all relevant documentation is attached to your application. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. Please note:  Compile/Convert all the below documents as one document (Pdf or Word), when uploading it on the online applications system.

  • A detailed curriculum vitae and cover letter (please note that the first three (3) referees on your CV will be contacted with regard to reference checking);
  • Certified copies (not older than 3 months) of all academic records;
  • Certified copies (not older than 3 months) of qualifications (please provide the SAQA accreditation in the case of foreign qualifications);
  • A certified copy (not older than 3 months) of your identity document (ID);
  • Proof of registration with a Professional Body (if applicable);
  • A copy of your driver’s license (if applicable).

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Participate actively in the teaching of under- and postgraduate modules in the field of Financial Accounting, with a particular focus towards facilitating learning at the introductory levels.
  • Undertake research in the field of Accountancy.
  • Community involvement.
  • Perform related administrative duties.

Inherent requirements:

  • A relevant Master's degree on NQF level 9.
  • A good academic record.

Required competencies:

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • The ability to function well in the university's richly diverse working environment.
  • Business acumen.
  • Result orientated.
  • Strategic thinking.
  • Leading.
  • Building coalitions.


  • Willing to enrol for a doctoral degree in at the first available opportunity, if not yet attained by the time of the appointment.
  • Practical experience in the field of Accountancy.
  • Recent relevant lecturing experience at an institution of higher learning.
  • Proven research record of relevant publications in national accredited journals.
  • Provide evidence of manuscripts produced that have the potential to be converted or submitted for publication in accredited journals.
  • Proven experience in the delivery of poster or oral presentations at conferences or equivalent activities.
  • Member of, or registration at, a professional body
  • Member of a national or international scholarly society or committee

Assumption of duties: 1 April 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Closing date: 28 February 2020.

The salary scale is available on request.  For enquiries, please feel free to contact 051 401 7705/9857/9810 or email Recruit@ufs.ac.za

Fringe benefits:
(Subject to specific conditions): pension scheme, medical aid scheme, group life insurance, housing allowance, leave and sick leave, service bonus and study benefits.

The University reserves the right not to fill the post.  The University subscribes to and applies the principles prescribed by the Employment Equity Act.  Preference will be given to candidates from the designated groups, in accordance with the principles of the aforementioned Act and the employee profile of the specific department/division. 

Applications that are incomplete or sent by fax or e-mail, will not be considered. The UFS will only consider applications of candidates who meet all the inherent requirements of the position. Communication will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. Should you not be contacted within six weeks of the closing date for applications, you may assume that your application was unsuccessful.

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