City of Cape Town

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COMMUNITY SERVICES AND HEALTH ● RECREATION AND PARKS

SENIOR PROFESSIONAL OFFICER: FACILITIES MAINTENANCE AND PMO (CONTRACTS)

TCOE: SALARY COMMENCING FROM R840 607 PER ANNUM ● REF NO: RP 06/21 ● CAPE TOWN CIVIC CENTRE

 Requirements: 

  • Qualified legal practitioner – LLB qualification with admission as an attorney
  • MFMA Minimum Competency Qualification, in depth supply chain management and public procurement knowledge would be a definite advantage
  • Up to seven (7) years’ experience within the legal, compliance fields
  • Experience in contract law and contract management
  • Extensive knowledge and exposure to Local Government operations and service delivery obligations
  • Excellent analytical abilities, attention to detail, communication and report writing skills
  • Highly proficient computer skills
  • A valid driver’s licence.

Key performance areas: 

  • Managing, facilitating and guiding the development, management and performance of contracts, agreements, regulatory frameworks and alternative service delivery mechanisms relating to services and service delivery
  • Providing, facilitating and implementing professional guidance and understanding of the regulatory frameworks pertaining to:
  • The development and management of services and operational contracts and service agreements;
  • The formulation of Departmental Service Delivery Strategies and Policies
  • Provides operational risk management by ensuring departmental compliance to corporate services requirements
  • Performing a range of diverse functions including:
    • Training interventions relating to City policies, directives and/or regulatory frameworks;
    • Compiling of documents for purpose of legal proceedings or litigation;
    • Preparation of process recording and documentation for Supply Chain Management appeal proceedings;
    • Formulating formal responses to complainants relating to service delivery issues.
  • Facilitating resolutions relating to risk management and non-compliance and general risk and compliance management.

Please apply online at www.capetown.gov.za/careers (external applicants) or via the SAP Portal (internal applicants) unless otherwise stated.

 Closing date: 11 June 2021

  • Please quote the reference number of the vacancy in all communications.
  • Certified copies of qualifications must be available on request.
  • Copies of supporting documents will not be returned.
  • Kindly note that applications will not be acknowledged in writing.
  • Visit our website at capetown.gov.za/careers
  • No late applications will be considered.
  • If no notification of appointment is received within three (3) months of the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.