OFFICE ASSISTANT- Office Administration/Public Administration/Public Management

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CLOSING DATE : 20 March 2020 at 16:00

NOTE : DRDLR requests applicants to apply manually by submitting applications on form Z83 obtainable from any Public Service department that should be accompanied by comprehensive CVs (previous experience must be expansively detailed) and certified (certification must not be older than 12 months) copies of qualifications, service certificates (in case of an OSD post), identification document and permanent residency/work permit. Applications: Please ensure that you submit your application before the closing date as no late applications will be considered. It would be appreciated if you can only attach course certificates applicable to the post requirements. Failure to submit the requested documents may result in your application not being considered. If you apply for more than one post, submit separate applications for each post that you apply for. Correspondence will be entered into with short-listed candidates within three months after the closing date of the post. If by then you have not been contacted for an interview you were not successful in your application. Important: DRDLR is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. It is our intention to promote representivity in DRDLR through the filling of posts. We reserve the right not to fill a position. All applicants must be SA Citizens/Permanent Residents or Non-SA Citizens with a valid work permit. Applicants will be expected to be available for selection interviews and/or competency assessments at a time, date and place as determined by DRDLR. The Department reserves the right to conduct pre-employment security screening and the appointment is subject to a positive security clearance outcome. Applicants must declare any/pending criminal, disciplinary or any other allegations or investigations against them. Should this be uncovered during/ after the interview took place, note that the application will not be considered and in the unlikely event that the person has been appointed such appointment will be terminated.

POST 09/39 : OFFICE ASSISTANT REF NO: 3/2/1/2020/080

SALARY : R257 508 per annum (Level 07)

CENTRE : Office of the Valuer-General (Pretoria)

REQUIREMENTS : National Diploma in Office Administration/Public Administration/Public Management. 1 year experience in rendering secretarial and support services to senior management. Government systems and structures. Understanding of the management information and formal reporting system. Professional office etiquette. Knowledge of office administration. Good interpersonal skills. Communication skills (Verbal and Written). Organisational and planning skills. Good reporting skills. Computer Literacy. Good interpersonal relations Skills. Ability to take initiative and work independently. Ability to maintain confidentiality.

DUTIES : Render the administration, secretarial and support services to the executive manager. Receive and screen incoming calls on behalf of the executive manager and take messages when required. Develop and update contact database. Mailing, Faxing, photo copying and typing. Arrangement of meetings, taking of minutes and provision of meals. Attend to all logistical arrangements for the executive manager. Ensure that OFTAR’s and DOTR’s for executive manager are completed and approved. Compile and submit S&Ts and SMS claims for the executive manager. Purchasing of stationery, office equipment and catering. Process all incoming and outgoing correspondences. Receiving calls and transferring to the executive manager Referrals of incoming and outgoing mails to relevant officials (emails, sms and telephone). Recording and tracking enquiries (Presidential hotlines, Ministerial tasks and Parliamentary questions). Manage the diary for the Chief Directorate. Arrange and coordinate meetings on behalf of the executive manager (Workshops, Shortlisting’s, Interviews, Monthly Management and Staff meetings). Circulation of invitations for executive manager meetings. Making appointments for internal and external clients. Receiving and attending walk-in clients and other stakeholders. Send meeting reminders. Draft memos, letters and reports. Type/draft letters to stakeholders, memorandums (petty cash, stationary, office equipment: laptops, toners). Record minutes/decisions from meetings and communicate with relevant role-Players. Use a tape recorder to recording minutes. Provide secretariat services for committees and forums. Provide support with regards to the management and coordination of the implementation of executive decisions. Develop, implement and monitor a tracking system for executive decisions emanating from the Office of the executive manager and track the implementation thereof.

ENQUIRIES : Ms. NN Mncwango Tel No: (012) 338 7362/ Mr. VM Makhubela Tel No: (012) 338 7211

APPLICATIONS : Applications must be submitted to: Office of the Chief Registrar of Deeds, Private Bag X918, Pretoria, 0001 or hand it delivered to: Rentmeester Building, Ground floor (Security desk), Corner Pretorius and Bosman Street


NOTE : All Race and Gender groups and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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