Nersa – Projects Administrator

The National Energy Regulator (NERSA) is a regulatory authority established as a
juristic person in terms of Section 3 of the National Energy Regulator Act, 2004 (Act No.
40 of 2004). NERSA’s mandate is to regulate the electricity, piped-gas and petroleum
pipeline industries in terms of the Electricity Regulation Act, 2006 (Act No. 4 of 2006),
Gas Act, 2001 (Act No. 48 of 2001) and Petroleum Pipelines Act, 2003 (Act No. 60 of
2003). The structure of the Energy Regulator consists of nine members, five of whom
are part-time and four are full-time, including the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The
Energy Regulator is supported by a secretariat under the direction of the CEO. The
Energy Regulator wishes to recruit personnel with appropriate competencies in the
following area:

Projects Administrator
Department: Electricity Infrastructure Planning (EIP)
Salary package: R219 620.00 – R330 038.00 per annum (CTC)
Reference: HR 19/20

Requirements: * National Diploma in Business Management, Administration, Project
Management, Engineering or related field * Minimum of three (3) years’ relevant working
experience in project administration.

The candidate must be competent in the following: * Basic Project Management
Skills * Good Communication (verbal and written) Skills * Analytical Skills * Time
Management Skills * Computer Literacy (MS Excel, Word, Power Point and Microsoft
Project) Skills.

Key responsibilities: Reporting to the Head of Department: Electricity Infrastructure
Planning, the successful incumbent will be responsible for: * Coordinating project
activities of the EIP department * Drafting of agendas and minutes of project meetings
(internal and external) * Preparing and distributing reports to stakeholders *
Administration of public hearing activities and publication of the project documentation *
Coordinating and delivering submissions to NERSA * Drafting minutes of NERSA
resolutions on departmental submissions * Assisting staff in the EIP Department with
research activities, data collection and creation of databases * Collecting renewable
energy data and liaisons with IPP Project Office * Developing renewable energy data
base using Excel, Access and analysis of renewable energy performance data *
Updating of performance data of conventional and renewable IPPs on a monthly basis *
Daily updating of generation system performance database * Collecting projects
information on distribution and transmission planning projects for audits * Developing
and maintaining energy efficiency projects database * Participating in projects, where
required in line with NERSA’s Strategic and Business Plan according to NERSA’s Teambased Network Structure principles as a team member * Performing any other
administrative task assigned by the HOD: Electricity Infrastructure Planning.

Enquiries for the position should be directed to: Mr. Moefi Moroeng on (012) 401 4600


The employment decision shall be informed by the Employment Equity Plan of the

Interested persons can forward a comprehensive CV to or
National Energy Regulator of South Africa, Human Resources Department, PO Box
40343, Arcadia, Pretoria, 0007, for attention: Ms. Elizabeth Duma.

NB: Applications received from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.
It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualification evaluated by the
South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) and to provide proof of such

Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

If you do not hear from NERSA within one month of the closing date, please accept that
your application was unsuccessful.