SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL BIODIVERSITY INSTITUTE (SANBI) – GARDEN MANAGER: PRETORIA NATIONAL BOTANICAL GARDEN
SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL BIODIVERSITY INSTITUTE (SANBI)
GARDEN MANAGER: PRETORIA NATIONAL BOTANICAL GARDEN
Reference Number: GPTA/2021/001
Job type: Permanent
Salary package: R707 557.00 to R990 581.00
The incumbent must be a strategic thinker and with experience in the supervision of staff and have good management, leadership, coordination, administrative and financial management. The successful candidate will be expected to work out of normal working hours including Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays and be on standby duty.
The incumbent must demonstrate the ability to maintain sound interpersonal relations/communications with both internal and external stakeholders and have an excellent spoken and written command of English. The candidate must be proficient in MS Office as well as have a valid Code B/EB drivers’ license with at least (1) one year’s practical driving experience. Due to operational requirements the successful candidate will be expected to live in the allocated staff residence.
1) An application form must accompany the CV together with a letter motivating why the applicant should be favourably considered for the position and confirming that the minimum qualifications are met (applicants lacking evidence of relevant experience will not be considered).
2) A competency assessment and skills test will be conducted as part of the selection process.
3) Applicants must also provide the full names, addresses and telephone numbers and if possible e-mail addresses of at least three referees.
4) Failure to submit the requested information and reference number may result in your application not being considered.
Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. SANBI reserves the right not to fill this position. All applications will be considered with the understanding that, in terms of the SANBI Employment Equity Plan, preference will currently be given to candidates from the designated groups.
Contact Mr Vusi Mncwango on (012) 843 5252 or preferably, or forward the completed application form, a letter and concise CV via e-mail to email@example.com or fax (012) 843 5222. Postal applications are to be addressed to the Assistant Director: Human Resources, South African National Biodiversity Institute, Private Bag X101, Pretoria, 001.
Candidates are expected to be available for selection interviews on a date and time as determined by SANBI. If no response has been received within 30 days of the closing date, candidates may consider their applications unsuccessful.
Closes: Friday, 12 March 2021