• Reference Number :
  • Directorate :
    Manufacturing (Secondary)
  • Number of Posts :
  • Package :
    R 744 255.00 per annum All-inclusive package to be structured in accordance with the rules for MMS
  • Enquiries :
    Lwandile Phaledi @ 011 355 8526, Sphiwe Nhlapho @ 011 355 8540, Lebogang Molefe @ 011 355 8060

Requirements :

  • NQF Level 7 in Economics. Honors in Economics/ Honours in Development Studies would be an added advantage. 3-5 years’ experience in Policy / Strategy Development and project management. Code EB, Strategic leadership, Financial Management, People Management, Networking, Stakeholder relations, Client orientation and customer focus, Interpersonal skills, Programme Design and Delivery, Service delivery and innovation.

Duties :

  • Develop, review, and promote policy frameworks and strategies to ensure the development and maintenance of a comprehensive and tailor-made ecosystem for the manufacturing sector. Develop and review growth enhancing strategies for the manufacturing sector. Develop and review policies and strategies that advance coordination and cooperation amongst the different spheres of government. Develop implementation guidelines for reviewed policies and strategies. Determine if current policies and strategies are still relevant or if they should be reviewed. Benchmark against best practice manufacturing sector strategies, policies and common practices. Review existing programmes to accelerate growth and job creation within the manufacturing sector. Design new programmes and mechanisms to accelerate growth, sustainability and job creation within the 10 high growth sectors. Identify potential partners to implement the projects. Oversee the project (monitoring and evaluation). Identify a potential partners. Develop a business case to inform the province of a potential partner and possible outcomes concept note. Manage outsourced projects. Consult with stakeholders in the national, provincial and local governments, private sector, international organisations and entrepreneurs. Communicate new projects and improved sector policies and strategies. Collaborate with staff within the department, other departments, and private sector in the development of sector plans and the implementation of projects for manufacturing sector. Prepare speeches and briefing notes for the political office bearers on the development of policies and strategies for the manufacturing sector. Correspond with research and educational institutions on the policies and strategies on manufacturing. Engage with the implementing partners and assess progress of the project, identify challenges and intervene. Report monthly, quarterly, and annually on project implementation. Assign duties and responsibilities and manage individual performance within the Subdirectorate

Notes :

  • All applications must be submitted to the professional job centre website only

Employer :
Department of Economic Development

Location :
56 Eloff street Umnotho house

Closing Date :

Criteria Questions
Do you have the required qualification?
Do you have 3 – 5 years experience in strategy development and project management?

Please Notes :

  • Due to the large number of applications we envisage receiving, applications will not be acknowledged. If you
    do not receive any response within 3 months, please accept that your application was not successful.