Wednesday , February 28 2024

Mpumalanga Department of Health Vacancies – DIRECTOR LEGAL SERVICES

Website Mpumalanga Department of Health

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the effective, efficient and economic utilisation of allocated resources.
  • Identify and manage subordinates development needs.
  • Conduct performance assessments for subordinate personnel.
  • Support and monitor subordinates performance.
  • Ensure staffs are kept abreast of all legal new prescripts and policies.
  • Ensure the effective utilisation and maintenance of all resources.
  • Provide and maintain financial management systems that will enable the Directorate to comply with policies.
  • Manage the provision of legal advisory services.
  • Provide formal legal opinions and legal advice.
  • Provide legal inputs on correspondence of a legal technical nature.
  • Represent the Department at forums on legal matters.
  • Manage the provision of legislation and contract advisory services.
  • Provide inputs on the provincial legislative programmes.
  • Ensure legally sound contracts are drawn.
  • Manage the provision of legal support in regards to litigation matters.

Job Requirements:

  • Project planning and management.
  • Good inter-personal relations. Innovation and creativity.
  • Self-discipline and ability to work under pressure with minimum supervision.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Extensive knowledge in interpretation of statutes, administrative law as well as clear knowledge and understanding of different legislative prescripts, legal procedures as well as drafting of contracts.
  • Understanding of government processes.
  • Presentation, facilitation, policy development, research, formulation of legislative drafting, legal writing, strong leadership, people management and supervisory skills.

Qualification & Experience:

  • An undergraduate qualification (NQF level 7) as recognised by SAQA  plus five (5) years management experience at middle management level.

Job Details:

Company: Mpumalanga Department of Health

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Nelspruit, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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