Assistant Project Manager

Temporary

 

Assistant Project Manager: Biodiversity Social Projects (Meerkat National Park)

14 June 2021

Park:

Groenkloof (Head Office)

Description:

This position is a fixed-term contract up to 31 March 2024. Remuneration on C2 Paterson salary scale R 19,398.31, staying outside the Park plus Tool of Trade allowance of R 3,913.25 (suitable vehicle) per month pending approval as per SANParks Delegation Framework. The Assistant Project Manager will be responsible for assisting in managing the Working for Water Project in Meerkat National Park.

Send information to:

Att: Claudia Malgas

Address: 10 Magrieta Prinsloo Straat, Carnarvon, 8925 Â

Tel: 027 672 8000

E-mail: Claudia.Malgas @sanparks.org

Subject line: Meerkat WFW APM Vacancy

Should you not hear from us within 14 days after the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

Requirements:

  • Diploma in Nature Conservation or Environmental Management
  • A minimum of one year of Project Management experience
  • Computer literacy in MS office packages
  • Code 08 driver’s license
  • Experience in invasive alien plant clearing is essential for this position
  • Experience in health and safety management and compliance

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with strategic and operational planning of the project
  • Coordination and mentoring of EPWP contractors
  • Ensure the management of quality, production and monitoring of task-based operations linked to the project
  • Ensure compliance to program standards/norms and Health and Safety requirements
  • Assist with the financial management of the project
  • Ensure database information for the project is maintained and updated
  • Assist with administrative management
  • Asset, stock and stores management
  • Assist and coordinate training and social interventions
  • Assist with mapping and data recording for the project linked to activities
  • Report on project progress

Closing date:28 June 2021