Timothy Ackerman Position: Head : Finance Full Name and Surname: Timothy Noel Ackerman Current Work Address: City Emergency Services Fire and Rescue Service HQ Goodwood Fire Station Cnr Hugo & Frans Conradie Drive Goodwood Contact Details Tel: +27 21 590 1731 Fax: +27 21 590 1711 Cell: +27 84 2200 209 e-mail: [email protected] Portfolio Information Head : Finance is responsible for: Financial Management Functions for the 28 Fire Stations i.e. Financial Planning and Reporting – Capital and Operating Personnel and Performance Management Procedures, Systems and Controls Financial Administration Expenditure Control Debtors Control Administration As well as assisting with the following functions: HR matters Project Management Appointed the Specs /Tender Chair Person and Evaluation Chair Person . “Bread Crumb Trail” 30 years experience in City Emergency Services, of which 28 years were with the Metro Ambulance and Rescue Service, City of Cape Town Where he progressed within the service, his final position being as the Head : Logistics, and responsible for Supply Chain Management, Tenders, Finance, HR, Data and General Administration as well as responding to medical and rescue cases operationally and assisted in a number of mercy flights via the Red Cross Air Mercy Service and has received numerous commendations for outstanding patient care and dedication. He was awarded the Service Excellence award by the Mayoral committee for outstanding service to the City of Cape Town. Prior to transferring to the Fire and Rescue he was also seconded to the Provincial Government for 2 years as Assistant Director, Supply Chain Management, serving on the Provincial Bid Committee as a member, as well as being the National Government Committee Member on the National Government Tender Work Group where he was the author of Emergency Services specifications for Rescue, medical equipment and uniforms. He took up his current position at the Fire and Rescue Services in November of 2006.