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Manager: Local Economic Development and Tourism Management

  • Full Time
  • KZN
  • Salary: R540 251. 35

Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Municipality


Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Municipality with its seat in Creighton invites applications from suitably qualified persons for appointment to the following positions:


Manager: Local Economic Development and Tourism Management

Remuneration: R540 251. 35 p.a. plus normal Municipal benefits

Minimum requirements: • Grade 12 • B Degree in LED or any other relevant qualification on NQF Level 08 • Minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience in Local Economic Development and Tourism Management • Extensive knowledge of Local Government and applicable legislation • Computer literacy • Valid driver’s licence.

Key performance areas: • Manage and control key performance areas associated with the formulation and execution of programmes and initiatives to drive Local Economic and Social Development • Formulate and align Local Economic Development and Tourism Plans • Implement tourism strategy and sector plan • Ensure compliance with all the relevant IDP processes and policies before approval by the Council • Monitor the performance of the Municipality in-line with the approved IDP • Conduct research/Identify opportunities and formulate marketing plans and strategies for implementation • Responsible for functioning of LED, Tourism and Sector forums • Create conducive environment for economic development to happen • Support small business enterprises and assist in sourcing funding for entrepreneurs • Develop and implement poverty alleviation programme and skills development.

Enquiries: Mr S. A. Radebe, on 060 521 8374/tel. 039 833 1038.

Please note: Written applications accompanied by certified copies of academic qualifications, ID, Driver’s license, a detailed copy of your curriculum vitae with three references must accompany your application.

No faxed, emails or late applications will be accepted. Correspondence will only be entered into with short-listed candidates if you do not received correspondence within one month of closing date. Kindly consider your application as unsuccessful. The Municipality reserves the right not to make any appointment.

Please forward your application to: Mr N.C. Vezi, The Municipal Manager, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Municipality, P O Box 62, Creighton, 3263or Hand-deliver to: Municipality Building, Main Street, Creighton 3263 or32 Arbuckle Street, Himeville, 3256 (During office hours from 08h00 to 16h30).

CLOSING DATE: 19 July 2019 at 12:00.

Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Municipality is an equal opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We are committed to the achievement of diversity, equity and maintenance of representativity in terms of race, gender and disability. Candidate whose appointment will promote representativity will be given preference.

The Municipality reserves the right not to make any appointment.