Project Manager Job Opportunity

Posted on :

21 Jan, 2015

Category :

Project Management Jobs in South Africa

(Three years contract position)
Directorate: Business Process, Risk and Immovable Asset Management

SALARY : R630 822 per annum, This inclusive remuneration package consists of a basic
salary, the states’ contribution to the Government Employees Pension Fund and
a flexible portion that may be structured i.t.o. the applicable rules.

CENTRE : Pretoria, HSRC Building


REQUIREMENTS : A Degree/ National Diploma in Geographic Information System (GIS) and basic
Project Management plus a minimum of 2 to 5 years Junior Management
experience in GIS. Knowledge of the relevant Public Service legislation.
Knowledge of Information sources. Knowledge of the project management
discipline and life cycle (Project Management Body of Knowledge, PRINCE2).
Knowledge of GIS and tools. Knowledge of construction industry. Willingness to
travel and a valid drivers license. Competencies needed: Communication
(written and verbal) skills. Policy analysis and development skills. Demographic
analysis. Statistical analysis (stata, E-views). Planning and organising skills.
People management skills. Project coordination skills. Problem-solving skills.
Computer literacy. Facilitation and presentation skills. Monitoring skills. Report
writing skills. Analytical skills. Quality management skills. Data management
skills. Leadership skills. Personal attributes: Good interpersonal relations. Ability
to work under pressure. Innovative and creative. Ability to work in a team and
independently. Adaptability. Diplomatic. Independent thinker. Cost
consciousness. Honesty and Integrity.


DUTIES : Key Responsibilities: Develop a geographic information model for DSD. Analyse
all DSD facilities to ensure optimal locality. Provide GIS information for planning
purposes. Develop spatial maps using the GIS system. Present GIS findings to

ENQUIRIES : Ms A Samaad, Tel: (012) 312-7373

APPLICATIONS : The Director General, Department of Social Development, Private Bag X901,
Pretoria, 0001, Physical Address: HSRC Building, 134 Pretorius Street


CLOSING DATE : 30 January 2015
NOTE : A curriculum vitae with a detailed description of duties, the names of two
referees, certified copies of qualifications and identity document must accompany
your signed application for employment (Z83). Shortlisted candidates for SMS
posts will be required to undergo competency assessment. The successful
candidate will sign an annual performance agreement, complete a financial
disclosure form and also be required to undergo a security clearance. If the
candidate is applying for an OSD post, certificates of service must be attached to
the CV. No faxed or e-mailed applications will be considered. It is the applicant’s
responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African
Qualification Authority (SAQA). Failure to submit the requested documents will
result in your application not being considered. Personnel suitability checks will
be conducted on short listed candidates and the appointment is subject to
positive outcomes of the checks. Correspondence will be limited to shortlisted
candidates only. If you have not been contacted within three months after the
closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was
unsuccessful. “The Department of Social Development supports persons with

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