ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: BILATERAL RELATIONS – DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION – Pretoria

REF NO: 200418/08

Branch: International Water Cooperation

SALARY : R334 545 per annum (Level 9)

CENTRE : Pretoria

REQUIREMENTS : National Diploma/ Degree in Public Administration/International Relations/Political
Sciences. Three (3) to five (5) years experience in International relations.
Experience in water sector. Knowledge and experience of international politics and
difference between multilateral and bilateral cooperation. Knowledge and
experience of developing policies and procedures. Knowledge and experience in
research. Knowledge of Public Finance Management Act (PFMA). Knowledge of
bilateral management issues. Knowledge of equal opportunities and affirmative
action guidelines and laws. Knowledge of administrative procedures and systems.
Knowledge of departmental policies and procedures and governmental financial
systems. Knowledge of learning and teaching procedures and techniques.
Understanding of the framework for managing performance information.
Knowledge of implementing policies relating to PMDS. Problem solving and
analytical skills. Good people and diversity management. Excellent client
orientation and customer focus Good communication skills. Good accountability
and ethical conduct.
DUTIES : Assist with the development of international cooperation of bilateral relations.
Provide advice on the impact of relevant programmes with reference to
Departmental Priorities. Assist with the identification of opportunities and manage
strategic partnership with local and International stakeholders. Assist with
coordination of the implementation of funded and strategic programmes and
projects. Assist with the conducting of research and report findings and
recommendations that advance objectives of the department

APPLICATIONS : Pretoria Head Office: Please forward your applications quoting the relevant
reference number to the Department of Water and Sanitation, Private Bag X350,
Pretoria, 0001 or hand deliver to Continental Building, Corner of Visagie and
Bosman Street, Pretoria. For attention: Ms L Van Wyk
Upington Lower Orange WMA: Please forward your application, quoting the post
reference number to: The Provincial Head, Department of Water and Sanitation,
Private Bag X5912, Upington, 8800 or hand-deliver to our offices in Louisvale
Road, Upington. For attention: Mr Jeffry Mashele
Durban: Please forward your application quoting the reference number to The
Provincial Head: KwaZulu-Natal, Department of Water and Sanitation. P.O. Box
1018, Durban, 4000 or hand-deliver to 88 Joe Slovo Street (previously Field
Street), Southern Life Building, 9th Floor, Durban. For attention: The Manager
(Human Resources)
CLOSING DATE : 20 April 2018 Time: 16H00

NOTE : Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated Z83 form, obtainable from
any Public Service Department, and should be accompanied by a comprehensive
CV as well as certified copies of qualifications and Identity document. For all posts,
please forward your application quoting the relevant reference number to the
address mentioned at each post. No late, faxed or e-mailed applications will be
accepted. Note: If you have not heard from us within two (2) months of the closing
date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Preference will be
given to previously disadvantaged groups. Successful applicants will be required
to undergo standard Government security clearance procedures including
verification of qualifications. Should you be in a possession of a foreign
qualification(s), it must be accompanied by an evaluation from the South African
Qualification Authority (SAQA). People with disabilities are encouraged to apply
for the posts