DEPUTY DIRECTORS PROVINCIAL, Department of Environmental Affairs, Gauteng / Western Cape

DEPUTY DIRECTORS: PROVINCIAL PROJECT MANAGER (X2 POSTS)

SALARY : R869 007 per annum (all-inclusive remuneration package)

CENTRE : Gauteng Ref No: EP05/2019
Western Cape Ref No: EP06/2019

REQUIREMENTS : A recognized Bachelor’s Degree in Natural Science, Development Planning,
Built Environment or an equivalent three year qualification plus three–five (3-
5) years relevant experience in project management :demonstrate/proven
knowledge and experience in working on and supporting project management;
Stakeholder management :ability to successfully manage a wide network of
relationship, relevant experience in community development business concept
development ,feasibility testing ,market research and sustainability testing ;
knowledge and understanding of the EPWP, proven experience in
implementation , monitoring and evaluation of government programmes; ability
to operate project management software as well as MS Office; analytical and
numerical skills; good report writing skills, interpersonal and problem solving
skills; experience in people and financial management, communication, valid
code B driver’s license and a willingness to travel extensively and work
extended hours.

DUTIES : The successful candidate will perform the following duties: Manage and
Evaluate business plans and provide assistance to project implementers,
general management of contract documents and payments; undertake project
inspection and quality assurance; review progress, financial audit and
completion reports; reviewing of project plans regularly to ensure tasks and
milestones are being achieved in a timely manner ,take an active part in the
project issues/risk management process by contributing to the identification
and prioritization of existing and potential issues/risks, monthly reporting on
projects to the province and the department; provide ad-hoc support to the
Directorate: Programme Implementation and the Chief Directorate:
Environmental Protection and Infrastructure Protection; oversee the
management of staff and other resources in the province; and undertake
stakeholder engagement.

ENQUIRIES : Ms G Modubu Tel: (012) 399 9693

APPLICATIONS : Director-General, Department of Environmental Affairs, Private Bag X447,
Pretoria, 0001 or hand-delivered to: Environment House, Erf 1563 Arcadia
Extension 6, Cnr Soutpansberg and Steve Biko Road, Arcadia, Pretoria.

ATTENTION : Ms Lerato Ngobeni

CLOSING DATE : 24 June 2019

NOTE : Application must be submitted on a signed and dated Z83 form with a copy of
a comprehensive CV, certified copies of qualifications and ID document in
order to be considered. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign
qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA).
Correspondence will be limited to successful candidates only. Short-listed
candidates will be subjected to screening and security vetting to determine their
suitability for employment, including but not limited to: Criminal records; Citizen
Status; Credit worthiness; Previous employment (reference checks); and
Qualification verification. The persons appointed to this position will be
subjected to a security clearance. All candidates shortlisted for SMS post will
be subjected to a technical competency exercise that intends to test relevant
technical elements of the job, the logistics of which will be communicated by
the Department. Following the interview and technical exercise, the selection
panel will recommend candidates to attend generic managerial competencies
using the mandated DPSA SMS competency assessment tools. The
Department reserves the right not to make an appointment. No faxed, e-mailed
and late applications will be considered. If you have not been contacted within
three (3) months after the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that
your application was unsuccessful.