• Fixed Term
  • Cape Town
  • Salary: R326 601 per annum

South African Medical Research Council


The Conference Centre and Event Management Office is a business unit based within the South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) in Cape Town. This Office has been successfully operating under the SAMRC leadership since 2005.

This office is responsible for events facilitated in the conference centre (at the SAMRC Head office) as well as arranging and management events hosted locally, national and internationally. Candidates must manage all project funds across the departments.

We take pride in what we do by offering a professional and personal service to our clients and are looking for candidates with excellent communication, customer service and creative skills.

The position will require staff to work flexible hours based in Cape Town.

Budget Coordinator: – 2-year National Diploma (preferable Accounting diploma) • experience in JDE system or similar programme • be able to work under pressure • proactive/people management style • good communication skills with the ability to work under pressure • computer proficiency (Internet, e-mailing, MS Office) • possession of a valid driver’s licence • travel and flexible hours; three year contract • salary is R326 601 per annum.

For the full details of this post and the application procedure, please see the full advertisements under “Jobs” on the MRC website at: http://www.samrc.ac.za

The closing date for applications for this post is 28 March 2021.