GPG Assistant Director-Policy- Gauteng Provincial Government Jobs in Johannesburg

Department of Human Settlements

Assistant Director-Policy

  • Reference Number :
    refs/014158
  • Directorate :
    Needs Research & Policy Development
  • Number of Posts :
    1
  • Package :
    R 382 245 Per Annum plus benefits
  • Enquiries :
    Ms DO Seletela – 079 804 3939

Requirements :


  • Matric plus a National Diploma/NQF level 6 in a Public Administration/Public Management or related fields. 3-4 years’ working experience in policy development environment or Knowledge Management and Administration, Working knowledge or conceptual understanding in critical analysis of human settlements legislation and policies. An understanding of the operations of the housing sector and its challenges in general. Computer literacy, communication (written and verbal). Co-ordination, report writing and interpersonal skills. Ability to identify policy gaps in the sector, including the ability to conceptualize new policy themes and initiatives to assist in the Policy and Research work for the Department. Valid Driver’s license (requirement).

Duties :

  • Facilitate the development and implementation of policies, strategies, guidelines, SOP’s, and any other legislative frameworks in the department. Attending inter-sectoral summits, conferences, and forums. Providing inputs as requested on housing related issues. Plan, organize and host the Gauteng, Policy, Research and Strategy forum. Reporting back on tasks, allocating resources, and identifying required budget for policy development outlined in the annual operational plan. Developing and executing project plans. Provide key administrative and logistical support for critical projects. Provide secretariat support to the Policy Review Committee. Supervise junior staff and administration functions of the unit. Identifying possible partnerships for effective human settlements development and implementation.

Notes :

  • : Requirement of applications: No late applications will be considered. No faxed or emailed applications will be accepted. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. It is our intention to promote representivity (race, gender, and disability) in the Public Service through the filling of these posts. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Applications should be submitted strictly online at http://professionaljobcentre.gpg.gov.za and it should be accompanied by a Z83, comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (CV) as well as copies of qualifications, Identity and valid driver’s license (where driving/travelling is an inherent requirement of the job). Such copies need not to be certified upon application. Certified documents will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. Correspondence will only be limited to shortlisted candidates. If you have not been contacted within 3 months of the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Following the interview and exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates to attend a generic management competency assessment (in compliance with the DPSA Directive on the implementation of competency-based assessments). The competency assessment will be testing generic management and development for SMS posts. The Department reserves the right not to make appointment(s) to the advertised post(s).

Employer :
Department of Human Settlements

Location :
Johannesburg

Closing Date :
24-06-2022

Criteria Questions
Do you possess a recognized bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification in a Public Administration/Public Management or related fields?
Do you have 3-4 years’ working experience in policy development environment or Knowledge Management and Administration?
Do you have working knowledge or conceptual understanding in critical analysis of human settlements legislation and policies and the ability to identify policy gaps in the sector, including the ability to conceptualize new policy themes and initiatives to assist in the Policy and Research work for the Department?
Are you in possession of valid Drivers license?

Please Notes :

  • Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you
    do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.

 

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