SALARY : R257 508 per annum 
CENTRE : Head Office
REQUIREMENTS : A three year tertiary qualification in Secretarial, Office Management, Management Assistant or equivalent qualification; relevant experience in rendering a support service to senior management. Knowledge: Wide range of office management and administrative tasks Good telephone etiquette; Demonstrative computer literacy; Relevant legislation; Basic financial administration Skills Advanced communication (verbal and written); Sound organisational skill; Good people skill; Ability to communicate well with people at different levels; Basic numeracy; Office administration and organisational skills; Planning and organising; Ability to act with tact and discretion. 
DUTIES : Provides a secretarial/receptionist support service to the manager; receives telephone calls in an environment where, in addition to the calls for the senior manager, discretion is required to decide to whom the call should be forwarded. In the process the job incumbent should finalise some enquiries; Performs advanced typing work; Operates and ensure that office equipment, fax machines and photocopiers are in good working order; Records the engagements of the senior manager; Utilises discretion to decide whether to accept/decline or refer to other employees, request for meetings, based on the assessed importance and urgency of the matter; Coordinates with and sensitises/advises the manager regarding engagements; Compiles realistic schedule of appointments; Renders administrative support services; Ensure the effective flow of information and documents to and from the office of the manager; Ensures the safekeeping of all documentation in the office of the manager in line with relevant legislation and policies; Obtains inputs, collates and compiles reports, e.g. progress reports, monthly reports and management reports; Scrutinises routine submissions/ reports and make notes and/or recommendations for the manager; Responds to enquiries received from internal and external stakeholders; Drafts documents as required; Does filing of documents for the manager and the unit where required; Collects, analyses and collates information requested by the manager; Clarifies instructions and notes on behalf of the manager; Ensures that travel arrangements are well coordinated; Prioritise issues in the office of the manager; Manages the leave register and telephone accounts for the unit; Handles the procurement of standard items like stationary, refreshments etc. for the activities for the manager and the unit; Obtains the necessary signatures on documents like procurement advises and monthly salary reports; Provides support to manager regarding meetings; Scrutinise documents to determine actions/information/other documents required for meetings; Collects and compiles all necessary documents for the manager to inform him/her on the contents; Records minutes/decision and communicates to relevant role-players, follow-up on progress made; Prepares briefing notes for the manager as required; Coordinates logistical arrangement for meetings when required; Supports the manager with the administration of the Manager’s budget; Collects and coordinates all the documents that relate to the manager’s budget 
ENQUIRIES : Mr. Siboniso Sokhela Tel No: (012) 406 2043 


The Department of Public Works is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The intention is to promote representativity in the Public Service through the filling of these posts and with persons whose appointment will promote representativity, will receive preference. 

APPLICATIONS Head Office Applications: The Director-General, Department of Public Works, Private Bag x65, Pretoria, 0001 or CGO Building, Cnr Bosman and Madiba Street, Pretoria. For Attention: Ms NP Mudau CLOSING DATE : 20 November 2020 at 16H00 

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