DEPUTY DIRECTOR-GENERAL: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, TRADE AND MARKETING

Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (DALRRD)
  • Post Date: Mar 7, 2022
  • Apply Before : Mar 18, 2022
  • Salary: $1,544,415.00 - $1,544,415.00 / Annual
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Job Details

  • Offered Salary R1 544 415 per annum (Level 15), (all-inclusive package). The package includes a basic salary (70% of package), and a flexible portion that may be structured in accordance with the rules for Senior Management Services (SMS).
  • Qualifications Diploma
  • Industry Agriculture
  • Reference REF NO: 3/2/1/2022/002
  • Centre Pretoria
  • Enquiries
    Ms K Kgang Tel No: (012) 319 7333
  • Where to submit application

Job Description

REQUIREMENTS: Successful completion of Pre-entry Certificate for SMS as endorsed by the National School of Government (NSG). Bachelor’s Degree or Advanced Diploma (NQF Level 7) in Economic and Management Sciences / Development Studies / Social Sciences and Honours Degree or Post Graduate Diploma (NQF Level 8) in Economic and Management Sciences / Development Studies / Social Sciences. 8 – 10 years’ experience at senior managerial level. Job related knowledge: Knowledge and understanding of all relevant legislation and regulations that govern the Public Service including the Public Financial Management Act (PFMA) and Treasury Regulation, the Public Service Act, the Labour Relations Act etc. Knowledge of Government policies and priorities in term of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development. Understanding of Government’s International Relations Policy Framework. Understanding of Government’s vision in terms of the international forum and the Intergovernmental Relations Framework. Knowledge and understanding of the Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development sector, public administration, various structures and programmes (Southern African Development Community (SADC), New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD), African Union (AU) and United Nations (UN)). Understanding of relevant regional conventions and protocols. Understanding of diplomatic protocol. Knowledge and understanding of the white paper on the transformation of the Public Service (Batho Pele). Job-related skills: Financial management. Strategic Capability and leadership. Programme and project management. Knowledge management. Service delivery innovation. Problem solving and analysis. People management and empowerment. Client orientation and customer focus. Communication. Honesty and integrity. Change management. Extended working hours. Traveling. DUTIES: Provide strategic advice, leadership and direction in the development and implementation of policies and programmes in order to promote economic growth and development. Provide direction and guidance in the development of national policies and programmes aimed at increasing levels of private / public investment in the sector. Provide direction and guidance in the development of national policies and programmes aimed at increasing market access for agriculture products domestically and internationally. Provide direction and guidance in the development of national policies and programmes aimed at increasing sustainable / viable co-operatives and rural enterprises. Provide direction and guidance in the development of national trade policies and programmes aimed at increasing equitable access to markets. Oversee and support the implementation of economic development, trade and marketing policies and programmes. Provide strategic and policy advice to the Executive Authority and Head of the Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (DALRRD) with regards to international relations, trade, marketing and cooperative and rural enterprise development. Guide, facilitate and promote the participation of emerging businesses within the Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development sectors. Promote and create an environment for the effective functioning of Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) sector charter councils. Oversee and provide guidance in the setting of norms, standards and minimum service delivery standards for BBBEE. Oversee and provide advice in the setting of norms and standards for co-operatives and rural enterprise development. Provide guidance in the formulation of BBBEE sector, policies, norms and standards taking into account government priorities. Oversee the development and implementation of Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) sector codes. Oversee compliance with sector charters and provide advice in respect of 6 effective implementation where required. Oversee and facilitate the development of strategies for DALRRD co-operatives. Oversee the implementation of the agric

Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (DALRRD)
  • Pretoria, Gauteng, Pretoria, Gauteng, 20 Steve Biko (formerly Beatrix) Street, Arcadia, 0002 View on Map
  • Apply Before : Mar 18, 2022
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