CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES EDUCATION & TRAINING AUTHORITY (CHIETA) - ICT MANAGER: CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES EDUCATION AND TRAINING AUTHORITY
CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES EDUCATION & TRAINING AUTHORITY (CHIETA)
ICT MANAGER: CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES EDUCATION AND TRAINING AUTHORITY
The Chemical Industries Education and Training Authority (CHIETA) is a statutory body established by the Skills Development Act (Act 97 of 1998) and is a schedule 3A public entity in terms of the Public Finance Management Act.
The CHIETA has been established to facilitate skills development in the South African Chemical Industries Sector and its mandate includes:
the development and implementation of a Sector Skills Plan
promoting learning programmes
serving as an Education and Training Quality Authority
collecting and disbursement of skills development levies
liaising with the National Skills Authority and reporting to the Department of Higher Education and Training on its activities.
The CHIETA intends to appoint an Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Manager on a fixed term contract from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2030 in accordance with the SETA re-licencing period approved by the Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology. The position is to be located at the CHIETA Head Office in Midrand, Gauteng.
Skills & Attributes:
People Management Skills
Accurate and meticulous attention to detail
Financial Management and Reporting Writing
A valid driver’s licence and own car
Strong technical understanding of ICT Enterprise Infrastructure, Frameworks and Governance skills
Attributes: Analytical, Networking, Reliability, Innovative, Honest
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS
Manage the CHIETA MIS development (Modules – ETQA, Skills Supply- side and Demand Database, Discretionary Grant, Mandatory Grant) maintenance, support, and improvements as required
Conduct development/programming work as required.
Manage the CHIETA Infrastructure Enterprise processes and the ICT Unit team.
Provide technological strategic planning leadership for the organisation.
Develop and maintain project management framework, standards, and procedures for the ICT Department.
Assign tasks, develop timelines, and set the unit budgets annually.
Coordinate meetings between team members, third parties and monitoring of project process.
Manage service providers and ICT unit staff for all ICT work implementation.
Develop and present work status to MANCO and the CHIETA Board.
Integrate information technologies across CHIETA business for optimal effectiveness.
Understand current and future business key success factors and apply them.
Develop a renewal and upgrade schedule for CHIETA software programs and ICT business.
Ensure that ICT work allocations are meeting CHIETA strategic directions and auditable governance standards
CHIETA is an Equal Opportunity Employer therefore, the filling of the position will be in line with its Employment Equity Plan.
Suitable candidates recommended will be expected to undergo a professional competency assessment and all shortlisted candidates will be subjected to background checks.
The successful applicant will also be required to disclose his/her financial interest.
Please submit CV’s and certified copies of qualifications by E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org by 27 January 2021, no later than 12:00 pm, and if you have not heard anything from us by 27 February 2021 please consider your application as unsuccessful.