VACANCY : COUNCIL SUPPORT OFFICER

    DANNHAUSER MUNICIPALITY (KZN 254)

    Dannhauser Local Municipality (KZN 254) is a Local Municipality situated in Northern KZN incorporating Hattingspruit and Durnacol with its seat at Dannhauser, invites suitably qualified candidates to apply for the following position:

    DEPARTMENT : OFFICE OF THE MUNICIPAL MANAGER

    VACANCY : COUNCIL SUPPORT OFFICER

    The post is a contractual post and will end at the term of Office of the Mayor.

    ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

    • Certificate in Public Administration/municipal administration
    or any other equivalent qualification
    • Two (2) years’ experience in related field

    OTHER PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS

     Maturity, analytical ability and integrity;
     Computer literacy (Microsoft Windows XP, Spreadsheet)
     No criminal record
     Prove good health in line with the requirements of the job

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    The successful candidate will be required to perform, inter alia the following duties:

    • Provide administrative and logistical support to the Political Office - Bearers
    • Provide administrative, logistical and advisory support to the Mayor, Deputy Mayor and the Speaker
    • Provide administrative support to the Chief Whips, Councillors and Ward Committees
    • To ensure efficiency and compliance with legislation

    REMUNERATION

    Salary level 8 (R108 017.91 per annum) of a Grade 2 local Municipality plus normal fringe benefits including pension, medical aid, group life and 13th cheque.

    Please note that NO applications by E-mail or Fax will be accepted.

    Applicants who do not meet all the requirements as advertised will not be considered.

    Applicants should note that if they are not notified of the outcome of their applications within 30 days of the closing date for submission of applications, they may conclude that their applications were not successful.

    The municipality reserves the right not to make any appointment following the placement of this advertisement.

    Applications containing a curriculum vitae and certified copies of all qualifications marked “COUNCIL SUPPORT OFFICER” shall be sent to the Municipal Manager, 8 Church Street, Dannhauser, 3080, or handed in at
    8 Church Street,
    Dannhauser
    3080

    Any enquiries relating to this advertisement may be directed to the Manager Corporate Services, Mrs. Sharda Narothum, at 8 Church Street, Dannhauser, Office no. 5 Main Building of Head Office, who can also be contacted on 034 621 2666 ext 203 during office hours commencing from 07H30 – 16H00, with a lunch interval between 13H00 – 13H30, Monday to Friday.

    Selection will be made in terms of the Recruitment, Selection and Appointment Policy of Dannhauser Municipality.

    CLOSING DATE : 20th July 2012

    NKOSI WB
    MUNICIPAL MANAGER

    NOTICE NO. 24/05/2012