NPA Administration Vacancies – SENIOR STATE ADVOCATE

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Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage the portfolios assigned by the Special Director or his/her representative.
  • Manage, train and guide SOCA cluster managers, prosecutors, TCC staff and stakeholders in respect of all matters relating to SOCA mandate.
  • Implement strategic initiatives and deliverables in line with the SOCA business unit plan unit plan.
  • Operational management of the TCC sites in the respective province to ensure optimal efficacy.
  • Performance management and assessment of allocated staff members.
  • Quality control of statistics and performance management in relation to SOCA mandate.
  • Compile reports as and when requested or required by the SOCA mandate for submission.
  • Initiate, coordinate and participate in public awareness campaigns relevant to the SOCA mandate.
  • Participation in GBV for a in respect of the SOCA mandate both provincially and nationally.
  • Initiate, coordinate and deliver training sessions relevant to the SOCA mandate.
  • Provide prosecutor guided investigations and prosecute cases when requested to do so by the Special Director.

Job Requirements:

  • An LLB or any appropriate legal qualification for serving prosecutors.
  • Demonstrable competency in acting Independently, Professionally, Accountable and with Credibility.
  • Right of appearance as contemplated in section 25(2) of the NPA Act, 32 of 1998.
  • Good advocacy and legal drafting skills.
  • Working knowledge of the law and management of gender-based violence matters, sexual offences matters, domestic violence matters, child justice matters, maintenance related matters and trafficking in persons matters.
  • Knowledge and application of relevant legislation, regulations and policies relating to the aforementioned.
  • Good planning skills, including administrative, organisational and project management skills.
  • Skills in public awareness initiatives and stakeholder management.
  • Knowledge of strategic planning and operational implementation of initiatives.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • General computer literacy in MS office. Willing to travel extensively. Valid drivers licence.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience as a trainer in related fields of SOCA unit mandate.
  • At least eight years’ post qualification experience in civil and/or criminal litigation.

Job Details:

Company: NPA

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Mthatha, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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