Full Time Department of the Premier Western Cape in Provincial Government
  • Post Date: Aug 3, 2022
  • Apply Before : Aug 15, 2022
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Job Details

  • Offered Salary Grade A: R912 048 per annum, (all-inclusive salary package), (OSD as prescribed).
  • Qualifications Bachelor Degree
  • Industry Development
  • Reference REF NO. DOTP 49/2022
  • Centre Department of the Premier, Western Cape Government
  • Enquiries
    Mr J. Du Preez at Tel No: (021) 483 5079 or 082 883 6592
  • Where to submit application
    Only applications submitted online will be accepted. To apply submit your application online only: via or
  • Notes
    Only applications submitted online at: or will be accepted. Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit copies of their documentation for verification purposes. These candidates will be required to attend interviews on a date and time as determined by the department. The selection process will be guided by the EE targets of the employing department. Kindly note that technical support is only available from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 16.00. Should you experience any difficulties with your online application you may contact the helpline at 0861 370 214. Please ensure that you submit your application before the closing date as no late applications will be considered.

Job Description

REQUIREMENTS: An appropriate 4-year B-Degree in GISc or relevant qualification; A minimum of 6 years post qualification GISc professional experience; Compulsory registration with South African Geomatics Council (SAGC) as a GISc Professional; A valid driving licence (Code B or Higher). Recommendation: A Practical experience in the following: ArcGIS packages to support data and spatial analytics; Visualisation to support decision-making for informed service delivery; The development of norms and standards for the purpose of data governance; Stakeholder relations; Advocacy; Communities of best practices. Competencies: Knowledge of the following: GISc, legal, and operational compliance; GISc Implementation standards development; GISc applications and GISc operational communication; Spatial modelling design and analysis; Research and development; Strategic management information, policy analysis, monitoring and review and business intelligence; High performance culture. Skills needed: Analytical; Interpretative; Problem solving; Decision making; Programme and project management; Team leadership; Strong interpersonal; Co-creation; Responsiveness; Planning; Organising; People management; Financial management; Excellent computer literacy in Microsoft Office package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc); Excellent communication (verbal and written) and Presentation. DUTIES: Lead, develop and maintain an integrated spatial information system to support data and spatial analytics within the Provincial Data Office for informed service delivery and improved socio-economic outcomes; Develop, adopt, and maintain standards for GIS and data governance standards for integration into the data and information systems in WCG and with local authorities; Develop advanced data and spatial analytic capabilities linking to areas of spatial analysis, spatial modelling, spatial decision support and policy analysis; Co create, coordinate, and facilitate initiatives on small geographical area statistics for policy decision-making; Facilitate advocacy and ensure capacity building on GIS as a decision-making support system in the province; Interacting within provincial, national and local stakeholders and partners such as Committee for spatial Information (CSI) on spatial data and information ensuring best data governance practices for spatial data.

Department of the Premier Western Cape
  • Cape Town, Western Cape, Provincial Legislature Building, 1st Floor, 15 Wale Street, 8000 View on Map
  • Apply Before : Aug 15, 2022
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