Western Cape Government Director: Policy Research and Analysis Jobs in South Africa

Western Cape Government Director: Policy Research and Analysis Jobs in South Africa

Job Purpose
  • The Department of the Premier, Western CapeGovernment (WCG) has an exciting employment opportunity for a suitable individual who would like to make a difference in conducting policy analysis and research and providing technical support to departments in implementing the Provincial Strategic Plan. This post is stationed in Cape Town, CBD.

    Minimum Requirements
  • An appropriate Master’s degree (NQF Level 9 as recognised by SAQA); A minimum of 6 years’ experience at a middle management level;
  • A valid code EB driving licence or an alternative mode of transport for persons with a disability.
  • Successful completion of the Certificate for entry into the SMS (Senior Management Service) prior to appointment: The nominated candidate will be required to complete the Senior Management Pre-Entry Programme before the candidate may be appointed into this post. The duration of the online Pre-Entry Programme is 120 notional hours (15 days).
  • Full details are available at: https://www.thensg.gov.za/training-course/sms-pre-entry-programme

    Knowledge of the following:
  • Public policy and strategy processes;
  • Provincial executive support systems and services;
  • Policies of the government of the day; Policy and strategy development,
    strategy management and strategy monitoring and review processes; Human resource management and financial management processes;

    Core Competencies:
  • Strategic Capability and leadership, People Management and Empowerment, Programme and Project Management, Financial Management and Change Management;

  • Excellent networking and network formation skills;
  • Strong conceptual and formulation skills;
  • Strong leadership skills with specific reference to the ability to display thought leadership in complex applications;
  • Team building and strong inter-personal skills;
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills at a middle-management level;
  • Outstanding planning, organising and people management skills.

    How to Apply

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