POST 25/10 : SENIOR SECRETARY GRADE II REF NO: SG 02/21/01
SALARY : R173 703 per annum (Level 05)
CENTRE : SAMHS HQ, Directorate Pastoral, Erasmuskloof, Pretoria.
REQUIREMENTS : Grade 12. Two (2) years’ experience as a Secretary. Special requirements (Skills needed): Computer literacy (Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint). Typing skills. Communicate effectively (written & verbal) in English. Analytical and innovative thinking as well as problem solving skills. Excellent interpersonal skills. Sound organizational skills. High level of reliability. Ability to act with tact and discretion. Good people skills. Ability to do research and analyse documents and situations. Excellent secretarial skills.
DUTIES : Provide a secretarial support service. Record appointments and events and manage the Director’s diary. Receive telephone calls and refer to the correct
role players. Provide secretarial functions in board meetings. Write/type documents, memorandums, letters and reports. Compile agendas and take minutes during meetings. Compile minutes correctly. Deal with classified files and documents. Arrange meetings and events for the Director. Process the
travel and subsistence claims for the Director. Identify venues, invite role players, and organise refreshments and set up schedules for meetings and
events. Collect all relevant documents for meetings. Liaise with travel agencies to make travel arrangements. Prepare briefing and notes for the Director as required. Keep a filing system. Operate office equipment. Order and purchase stationary. Keep updated with policy and procedures. Co-ordinate logistical arrangements for meetings when required, as well as for visitors.
ENQUIRIES : Ms T.T. Monaiwa Tel No: (012) 671 5099
APPLICATIONS : Department of Defence, South African Military Health Service, Private Bag X102, Centurion, 0046, or maybe hand delivered to LEW Building, cnr Selborne and Trichard Ave, Lyttelton.
NOTE : Applications must be submitted on the prescribed form Z83 (obtainable fromany Public Service department), which must be originally signed and dated by the applicant and which must be accompanied by a detailed CV (with full particulars of the applicants’ training, qualifications, competencies, knowledge & experience) and clear copies of original educational qualification certificates, ID document and Driver’s license (where applicable). Must be a South African citizen. Failure to comply with the above instructions will result in applications being disqualified. Applicants applying for more than one post must submit a separate form Z83 (as well as the documentation mentioned above) in respect of each post being applied for. If an applicant wishes to withdraw an application it must be done in writing. Should an application be received where an applicant applies for more than one post on the same application form, the application will only be considered for the first post indicated on the application and not for any of the other posts. Under no circumstances will photostat copies or faxed copies of application documents be accepted. The successful candidates will be subjected to Personnel Suitability Checks (criminal record-, citizenship- & financial/asset record checks and qualification and employment verification). Successful candidates will also be subjected to security clearance processes. Potential candidates, declared in excess must indicate their excess status on Z83, Applicants who do not receive confirmation or feedback within 3 (three) months after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. Due to the large volume of responses anticipated, receipt of applications will not be acknowledged and correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. For more information on the job description(s) please contact the person indicated in the post details. The Department reserves the right not to make appointment(s) to the advertised post(s). Local geo locations will receive preference.
CLOSING DATE : 30 July 2021 (Applications received after the closing date and faxed copies will not be considered).