ASSISTANT STATE ATTORNEY, (LP3-LP4) REF NO: 20/113/SA
SALARY: R301 452 – _R847 047 per annum (Salary will be in accordance with OSD determination). The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement.
CENTRE: State Attorney: Kimberley
REQUIREMENTS: An LLB or 4 years recognized legal qualification; Admission as an Attorney; At least 2 years appropriate post-qualification legal/litigation experience; Right of appearance in the High Court of South Africa; Conveyancing experience will be an added advantage; A valid driver’s licence. Skills and Competencies: Legal research and drafting; Dispute resolution; Case flow management; Computer literacy; Strategic and conceptual orientation; Communication skills (written and verbal); Creative and analytical skills; Supervisory and mentoring skills; Problem solving and conflict management.
DUTIES: Key Performance Areas: Handle litigation and appeals in the High Courts, Magistrate’s Court, Labour Court, Land Claims Court and CCMA; Draft and/ or settle all types of agreements on behalf of the various clients; Render legal opinion and advice; Handle all forms of arbitration, including inter-departmental arbitrations and debt collection.
ENQUIRIES: Mr E. Seerane Tel No: (012) 315 1780
APPLICATIONS: Quoting the relevant reference number, direct your application to: Email Address: DOJ20- [email protected]
NOTE: People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. A current certificate of good standing from the relevant law Society must accompany the application.
CLOSING DATE: 11 December 2020
NOTE : Applications must be sent to the correct email address specified at the bottom of each position, on or before the closing date; submitted on the Application for Employment Form (Z.83), obtainable at www.gov.za; accompanied by a comprehensive CV, citing the start and end date (dd/mm/yr) of each employment period to be considered, including the details of at least two contactable employment references (as recent as possible); accompanied by a copy of the Applicant’s ID, valid driver’s license and relevant educational qualifications. Applicants who possess (a) foreign qualification(s), must also submit the evaluated results of such qualifications, as received from the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Limited to 2.5MB in size, if emailed. Should an automated acknowledgement of receipt not be received when an application is emailed, this could mean that the application did not reach the Department due to the size of the attachments. Should this occur, kindly resend the application in 2 / 3 parts, splitting the attachments accordingly. Shortlisted Candidates will be subjected to an interview and technical test(s) (which test Candidates’ demonstrated professional and technical competency against the job requirements and duties). Candidates potentially considered suitable after the interview and technical test(s), will be subjected to a competency assessment (which tests the Candidates’ demonstrated proficiency in the professional dimensions attached to the level of the post); employment suitability checks (credit, criminal, citizenship, employment references, and qualification verifications); and will be required to complete the online “Pre-entry Certificate to Senior Management Services” course. The course is available at the National School of Government (NSG), under the name “Certificate for entry into the SMS”. Full details can be obtained via the following link: http://www.thensg.gov.za/training-course/sms-pre-entry-programme/. Candidates wishing to be considered for appointment, are encouraged to enrol for this course immediately. Appointed persons will be required to enter into an employment contract; serve a prescribed probation period, and successfully undergo an appropriate security clearance process within a prescribed timeframe.