PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: NORTH WEST
OFFICE OF THE PREMIER
The Office of the Premier is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and it is
committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment, especially in respect
of race, gender and disability. People with disabilities who meet the requirements are encouraged to apply.
Employment Equity plan of the Office will be considered when filling these positions.
APPLICATIONS : Applications must be forwarded for attention: The Director General, Office of the
Premier, Private Bag X129, Mmabatho, 2735, or hand deliver to Human Resource
Management, Second Floor, Ga-rona Building, Mmabatho.
CLOSING DATE : 30 April 2018
NOTE : Applications must be accompanied by Z83, obtainable from any Public Service
Department, and should include a certified copy of ID, certificates and
comprehensive CV with three contactable referees. Failure to submit the
requested documents will result in your application not being considered.
Shortlisted candidates for senior management posts will be subjected to a
technical assessment and the selected interviewed candidates will be subjected to
a two day competency assessments. Late, faxed and e-mailed applications will not
be considered. Qualifications will be verified. The successful candidates for the
above positions will be required to undergo security screening. It is the
responsibility of the applicant to make sure that foreign qualifications are evaluated
by the South African Qualifications Authority.
POST 15/57 : COMMUNICATION OFFICER: MEDIA RELATIONS
Job Purpose: The production of media related material and media liaison
management support services.
SALARY : R281 418 per annum (Level 8)
CENTRE : Mahikeng
REQUIREMENTS : Bachelor’s degree in Communication/ Journalism and/ or equivalent qualification
(NQF level and credits). 2 – 4 year experience in the media and communication
environment of which 1 year must be at a supervisory level. Knowledge and
understanding of Government Communication policies, procedures and
programmes. Understanding of the Code of good conduct for government
communicators. Good verbal and written communication skills. Computer Literate
and a valid driver’s license.
DUTIES : The compilation and implementation of Media and Communication plans. Draft
content for media alerts, advisories, statements, advertisements and advertorials.
Provide support in the coordination of media engagement sessions such as press
conferences and networking sessions. Write articles for government newspaper.
Compiling daily media monitoring and evaluation reports. Provide social media
ENQUIRIES : Ms B Mohlakoana, Tel No: 018 – 388 3705