Posted on :
11 Dec, 2014
11 Dec, 2014
Department of Justice and Constitutional Development Recruitment Opportunity
ASSISTANT MASTER, MR3- MR5 4 POSTS REF NO: 14/322/MAS: DURBAN (1) REF NO: 14/323/MAS: PRETORIA (3)
SALARY : R183 126 – R662 397 per annum. (Salary will be in accordance with OSD
determination). The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement.
CENTRE : Master of the High Court: Durban (1) & Pretoria (3)
REQUIREMENTS : LLB Degree or four year recognized legal qualification; 2 years appropriate post
qualification legal experience; Knowledge of the Administration of Estates Act,
Compliance Act, Mental Health Act, Insolvency Act, Companies Act, Close
Corporations Act, Trust Property Control Act and other relevant legislation;
Experience in the functional field and services provided by Master’s of the High
Court. Skills and Competencies: Estate duties; Case flow management; Trust;
Administration of estate; Legal research and drafting; Planning and organizing;
Dispute Resolution; Time management; Communication skills; Ability to work
under pressure and independently in a highly pressurized environment.
DUTIES : Key Performance Areas: Manage the administration of Deceased estates,
Insolvent estates, Trust, Curatorship and the operations regarding the Guardian’s
Fund; Provide strategic direction to the office; Ensure that departmental policy,
procedures and legislations are implemented; Manage the operations regarding
the Guardian’s Funds and resources in the office; Ensure continuous quality
improvement of processes and policies.
ENQUIRIES : Mr. M. Lehong (012) 315-1264
APPLICATIONS : Quoting the relevant reference number, direct your application to: Postal
address: The Human Resources: Department of Justice and Constitutional
Development, Private Bag X81, Pretoria, 0001. OR Physical address: Application
Box, First Floor Reception, East Tower, Momentum Building, 329 Pretorius
Street, Pretoria. Note: Separate applications must be made for each Centre.
NOTE : People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.