LEGAL ADMINISTRATION OFFICER: (MR5): PAIA



  • Full Time
  • Gauteng, Pretoria

Department of Justice and Constitutional Development (DoJ&CD;)



SALARY: R378 990 – R926 193 per annum (Salary will be in accordance with OSD determination). The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement.

REQUIREMENTS: An LLB Degree or 4 years recognized legal qualification; At least 8 years appropriate post qualification legal experience; Experience in the field of Constitutional Law and Human Rights Law; Knowledge of South African legal system, legal practices and related spheres with specific reference to civil litigation; Knowledge of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa; Public Finance Management Act (PFMA), 1999 and the Treasury Regulations, Departmental Financial Instructions and policies.

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES: Computer literacy (MS Powerpoint MS Excel); Communication skills (verbal and written); Dispute resolution; Case flow management; Advocacy; Ability to work as a team; Presentation skills; Problem solving skills; Report writing and drafting skills; Legal research and drafting.

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS: Manage the processing of PAIA’ applications for access to information; Conduct awareness sessions to Departmental officials and members of the public on PAIA, POPIA and other Human Rights legislation; Respond to telephonic and email enquiries from members of the public and other institutions on PAIA and POPIA and other Human Rights legislation; Develop and implement mechanisms for effective implementation of PAIA, POPIA and other Human Rights legislation by the Department; Conduct research and compile reports on developments relating to PAIA, POPIA and other Human Rights legislation; Provide effective people management.

ENQUIRIES: Ms D Modibane (012) 315 1668

APPLICATIONS: Quoting the relevant reference number, direct your application to: Postal address: The Human Resources: Department of Justice and Constitutional Development, Private Bag X81, Pretoria, 0001.OR Physical address: Application Box, First Floor Reception, East Tower, Momentum Building, 329 Pretorius Street, Pretoria.