Offered Salary R1 057 326 per annum, (all-inclusive remuneration package)
Qualifications Bachelor Degree
Industry Business, finance and economy
Reference REF NO: S036/2021
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Where to submit application
we no longer accept applications via email or hand delivered/post. Certain documentations will still be required to be uploaded on the system such copies need not be certified be certified at point of application (ID, Qualification etc.) however will be required prior to interviews. Please note: All shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to a technical exercise that intends to test relevant technical elements of the job, the logistics of which will be communicated by the Department. Successful completion of the Nyukela Public Service Senior Management Leadership Programme as endorsed by the National School of Government available as an online course on https://www.thensg.gov.za/training-course/sms-pre-entry-programme/, prior to finalisation of appointment. All Qualifications and SA citizenship checks will be conducted on all short-listed candidates and, where applicable, additional checks will be conducted. It is the applicants responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA), not negotiable. The status of your application will be visible on the system. However, if you have not received feedback from the National Treasury within 3 months of the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful. NOTE: The National Treasury reserves the right not fill the below-mentioned post/ to put on hold a position and/or to re-advertise a post.
REQUIREMENTS: An NQF level 7 Degree in one or more of the following subjects: Economics/ Econometrics/Finance/Statistics/ Business Science/Data Science/Accounting/Mathematics. An NQF level 8, 9 and/or 10 qualification in one of more of these subjects will be an added advantage, A minimum 5 years experience at a middle management level (Deputy Director) in real 68 sector/academic or economic policy environment, Knowledge and experience of applied microeconomics; Knowledge of the different research approaches and tools; Experience in policy analysis and the ability to interpret economic policy outcomes. Successful completion of the Nyukela Public Service Senior Management Leadership Programme as endorsed by the National School of Government available as an online course on https://www.thensg.gov.za/training-course/sms-pre-entry-programme/, prior to finalisation of an appointment. DUTIES: Some key Outputs include: Sector Analysis: Research, analyse and compile reports on developments in the secondary sector (or oversee the production of such reports) and identify the implications thereof for government policies and priorities e.g. growth, employment and investment,Initiate research and provide in-depth analysis of the socio-economic impact of related policy proposals, Plan and manage databases of micro-economic and macro?economic indicators to assist in economic analysis, Oversee the drafting of speaking & briefing notes, memos and speeches for the Deputy-Director?General, Director-General, Deputy Minister and Minister, Develop National Treasury positions on real economy and related policy matters. Policy Advice: Oversee the preparation of speaking & briefing notes, memos and speeches based on policy-relevant issues in the secondary sector, Provide inputs (i.e. economic analysis) into policy discussions and assist to develop National Treasury policy positions in conjunction with other stakeholders, Represent National Treasury on inter-governmental and other external forums and committees. Research: Identify research gaps, initiate and conduct or oversee research into policy-relevant developments in the utility sectors. Analyse research results and (where appropriate) initiate benchmarking exercises with international institutional best practices and trends, Engage (internal & external) stakeholders on policies which affect key government priorities e.g. growth, employment and investment in the utility sectors, Oversee research projects of Economists and/or Snr Economists. Budget & MTBPS: Manage & coordinate team assumptions process, Manage and/or provide inputs into Chapter 2 of Budget Review and MTBPS: sector analysis, updates, tables, charts, Lead the number checking, proof reading and Q&A, Participate in investor meetings and roadshows. Project & Financial Management: Plan and execute research projects (2 or more people), Plan & drive directorate research agenda, Plan directorate training schedule, Ensure prudent management of team funds.
The Application deadline closed.