DEPARTMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION AND TRAINING
OTHER POSTS: STATE ACCOUNTANT: SALARY PAYMENTS AND DEDUCTIONS
POST 39/130 : SUPPLY CHAIN PRACTITIONER (DEMAND AND ACQUISITION MANAGEMENT) REF NO: DHET 101/09/2018
SALARY : R242 475 per annum (Level 07)
CENTRE : Pretoria
REQUIREMENTS : A National Senior Certificate / Grade 12/ NCV Level 4. A recognised National Diploma
qualification in Supply Chain Management/Public Management/Purchasing
Management (NQF Level 6) or equivalent qualification will be an added advantage. At
least three (3) years relevant work experience in Supply Chain Management (Demand
and Acquisition Management). Knowledge of the public sector procurement processes,
rules and regulations. Understanding of the PFMA, PPPFA, Treasury Regulations and
other related prescripts. Computer skills, communication (verbal and written) skills.
Customer care, ability to work under pressure and deliver to tight timelines, in a team
DUTIES : Facilitate bid specification and bid evaluation committee. Fulfil the function of secretariat
to the mentioned committees. Administer bid invitations, closing and scheduling of
proposals. Facilitate briefing sessions and presentation by prospective bidders. Handle
queries from prospective bidders and internal clients. Publication of awards. Provide
administrative support to end users and bid structures. Maintain a filing system in
respect of bids and contracts. Maintain a contract register and bid register. Administer
validity of bids. Supervise staff.
ENQUIRIES : Mr P Mtshali Tel No: 012 312 5089 / Ms X Rikhotso Tel No: 012 312 5513 / Mr R Kgare
Tel No: 012 312 5442
APPLICATIONS : Please forward your application, quoting the reference number to: The Director-General,
Department of Higher Education and Training, Private Bag X 174, Pretoria, 0001 or
Hand deliver to: 123 Francis Baard Street (former Schoeman Str.) Pretoria.
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on Z83 form obtainable from any public service
department or on the internet at www.gov.za/documents and must be accompanied by
a recently updated comprehensive cv (with three contactable references and certified
copies of all qualifications, identity document (id) not older than three months, including
drivers licence (where it is required). It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign
qualifications evaluated by the South African qualification authority (SAQA) and the
evaluation certificate from SAQA must be attached. Failure to sign z83 and submit the
requested documents will result in your application not being considered. Candidates
whose appointments will promote representativity in terms of race, gender and disability
will receive preference. As of 1st July 2006, all new appointments in the public service
have to be part of the government employee medical scheme (gems) in order to qualify
for a government medical subsidy. Correspondence will only be entered into with shortlisted
applicants. If you have not been contacted within three (3) months of the closing
date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
Suitable candidates will be subjected to personnel suitability checks (criminal record
check, citizenship verification, qualification/study verification and previous employment
verification). Successful candidates will also be subjected to security clearance
processes. 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. The successful candidate will be required to
sign an annual performance agreement, disclose his/her financial interests and be
subjected to security clearance. Applications received after the closing date or faxed
and emailed applications will not be considered.
CLOSING DATE : 12 October 2018 at 16H00.