Department of Health Vacancies Near Me – CHIEF DIRECTOR

Website Department of Health

Job Description:

It is the Department’s intension to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filing of this post with a
candidate whose transfer /promotion / appointment will promote representivity in line with the numeric targets as
contained in our Employment Equity plan

Job Responsibilities:

  • Draft and supervise the drafting of all legislations administered by the
    department. Provision of legal support (including the management and
    coordination of litigation as well as ensuring compliance with the requirements
    of chapter 9 institution) to the department and ministry.
  • Continued review of the legislation administered by the department.
  • Effective and efficient management of financial, physical, and human resources.
  • Management of risk and audit queries

Job Requirements:

  • A four- year Legal Qualification.
  • An Admission as an Advocate or Attorney would be an advantage.
  • At least five (5) years’ experience at senior management level (strategic management level) within a legal environment.
  • Experience in providing legal advice, drafting of legal opinions and negotiating, scrutinizing, drafting and
    editing legal documents and/or contracts.
  • SMS pre-entry Certificate is required for appointment finilisation.
  • Advance knowledge of South African Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Law of Contract, Interpretation of Statues, Planning
    and Development Law, Civil Litigation and Mediation, Public Service Act and
    Regulations, Public Finance Management Act,
  • National Treasury Regulations,
  • Promotion of Access to Information Act, Promotion of Administrative Justice Act,
  • Intergovernmental relations framework as well as procurement prescripts.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Interpersonal and computer skills (MS Office package).
  • A creative and an innovative thinker.
  • Willingness to travel frequently and work long and irregular hours.
  • Ability to function under pressure.
  • Valid driver’s licence

Job Details:

Company: Department of Health

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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