Senior Assistant Officer in Faculty Health Sciences

South Africa
Jun 14, 2017
Jun 26, 2017
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Compile agendas, record minutes, type and compile correspondence.

  • Record and distribute decisions and resolutions of meetings.

  • Keep record of and file documents and minutes.

  • Compile a meeting calendar for all meetings in the Faculty annually.

  • Deal with the total administration of committee elections – main elections every three years and bi-elections as necessary.

  • Deal with all enquiries with regard to the committees/meetings/decisions/approval processes.

  • General office administration.

Inherent requirements:

  • A relevant B-degree or diploma.

  • Two (2) to three (3) years relevant experience.

  • Previous experience of meeting management

Required competencies:

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to function with ease in the University’s parallel-medium and richly diverse working environment.

  • Above average computer skills in MS Office and typing skills.

  • Language capability in English and Afrikaans.

  • Ability to work independently and within a team.

  • Ability to work under pressure.

Assumption of duties:
As soon as possible.

The salary scale is available on request. For any further enquiries, please feel free to contact 051 401 3934/9962/2849.

The University reserves the right not to fill the post. The University subscribes to and applies the principles prescribed by the Employment Equity Act. Preference will be given to candidates from the designated groups, in accordance with the principles of the aforementioned act and the employee profile of the specific department/division.

Applications may only be submitted online. All applications must be accompanied by the following:

  • a detailed curriculum vitae and cover letter;

  • copies of qualifications (please provide the SAQA accreditation in the case of foreign qualifications);

  • a copy of your identity document (ID).

Applications that are incomplete or sent by fax or e-mail, will not be considered. Should you not be contacted within six weeks of the closing date for applications, you may assume that your application was unsuccessful.

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