POST 27/34 : DIRECTOR: COMMUNICATIONS: MEDIA LIASON
REF NO: 2018/03
SALARY : An all-inclusive remuneration package of R948 174 per annum (Level 13) (70% of package) and a flexible portion that may be structured in terms of the applicable guidelines
CENTRE : Pretoria
REQUIREMENTS : An appropriate Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent qualification (NQF level 7) in Communications/Public Relations/Marketing plus 5 years experience at middle/senior management level. Relevant experience in communications. A valid driver’s licence.
Core competencies: Strategic capacity and leadership, people management and empowerment, programme and project management, change management and Financial Management. Technical competencies: Government communication and Information System. Corporate and development communications. Develop communication ICTs. Process competencies: Knowledge management. Service delivery innovation, Problem solving and analysis, Client orientation, customer focus and communication.
DUTIES : The successful candidate will perform the following duties: Develop and manage the communication and media liaison policy and strategy. Develop, implement and monitor liaison strategies, plans and programmes. Provide media liaison services for the Department in order to promote traditional leadership. Coordinate media campaigns aimed at profiling Departmental programmes and projects. Contribute information and content in the production of Departmental internal and external platforms. Support the DTA and the National House of Traditional Leaders. Establish, manage and coordinate relations with relevant stakeholders. Attend and follow up on decisions taken at meetings between the Department and external stakeholders. Management of staff.
ENQUIRIES : Ms R.S Mogaladi Tel No: (012) 334 4972
APPLICATIONS : Applications may be posted to: Human Resource Management, Department of Traditional Affairs, Private Bag X 22 Arcadia 0083 or Hand deliver to: 509 Pretorius Street, Arcadia, 3rd Floor Pencardia 1 Building.
For Attention: Ms L Motlhala
CLOSING DATE : 10 August 2018
NOTE : The successful candidate’s appointment will be subject to a security clearance process and the verification of educational qualification certificates. Applications must be submitted on form Z.83 (application form), obtainable from any Public Service department, and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV and certified ID, copies of qualifications. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) and to provide proof of such evaluation. Incomplete applications or applications received after the closing date will not be considered. It is important to note that it is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that all information and attachments in support of the application are submitted by the due date. Due to the large number of responses anticipated, correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. If you have not been contacted within three months of the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you for the interest shown in the Department.