GAUTENG PROVINCE: SENIOR CONSTITUENCY FIELD WORKER X 1

Applications are invited from suitable candidates with appropriate qualifications and experience for the following position:

SENIOR CONSTITUENCY FIELD WORKER (Salary: An all‐inclusive salary package at Level 10 per annum – R500, 271.43 p. a)

REQUIREMENTS:

  • National Senior Certificate with a post matric qualification and experience in Social, Human Sciences or development studies will be an added advantage;
  • 5 years’ relevant experience and understanding of socio-economic and political issues in the province;
  • Ability to carry out primary research at basic level;
  • Computer Literacy;
  • Driver’s licence;
  • Grounded knowledge of ANC policies, procedures, strategies and programmes;
  • A good understanding of the Legislative arm of the State and its functions;
  • Ability to work within the structures, systems and processes of the ANC, Caucus and Parliament;
  • Excellent communication skills, including highly developed writing skills and political writing skills;
  • Excellent organisational and project management skills;
  • Sound interpersonal skill and a strong ability to take initiative;
  • Good organizational and project management skills;
  • Proven leadership ability;
  • Excellent communication, coordination, networking and interpersonal skills;
  • Resourceful and solution orientated;
  • Sound time management skills;
  • Will be required to travel within the province from time to time; and
  • Proven established ANC membership in good standing.

DUTIES:

  • To provide effective and efficient senior field worker support to Constituency Field Workers in the Province;
  • Reports to the Head of Constituency Field Worker in the Office of the Chief Whip;
  • Responsible for consolidating constituency reports as received from constituency field workers into a provincial report for submission to the Head of Constituency Field Work;
  • Engages with provincial researchers based in the office of the Provincial Chief Whips to develop and build profiles of existing initiatives in assigned provinces;
  • Gathers and analyses relevant information and reports from PCO offices through Constituency Field Workers;
  • Tracks and reports on how funds granted for field work in assigned constituency are being used;
  • Highlights areas for improved use of funds based on trends and observations made;
  • Alerts the Head of Constituency Field Work Support to any immediate and / or significant risk;
  • Establishes strong networks of relevant stakeholders within assigned provinces; and
  • Identifies complimentary programs or sources of funding that may enhance the effectiveness of specific fieldwork initiatives

Only applications that meet the above criteria will be considered. The ANC Parliamentary Caucus reserves the right not to make an appointment. Interested applicants should submit by email (a) A covering letter, (b) Comprehensive CV, (c) Certified copies of qualifications, (d) Certified copy of ID and (e) Proof of ANC membership (membership form) to:

Head of Human Resources Management Unit: Thandi Ngubane
Old Assembly Building
ANC Parliamentary Caucus
P O Box 15
Cape Town 8000
E‐mail: smbete@parliament.gov.za and Cc: ANC-CaucusHR@parliament.gov.za

Enquiries: Human Resource Management Secretary: Siphokazi Mbete - 082 858 3300
Deadline for submissions: 17H00 on 06 December 2021. Late applications will not be considered.