Assistant Director: Resource Planning

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: EASTERN CAPE DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF RUARAL DEVELOPMENT AND AGRARIAN REFORM
REF NO: DRDAR 11/2017
SALARY : R 417 552 R 491 847 per annum, Level 10
CENTRE : Amatole District
CLOSING DATE : 08 September 2017

REQUIREMENTS :
A qualification at NQF level 6 in Agricultural or Environmental Sciences majoring in Land Use Planning.
At least 3-years must be at supervisory level.
Ability to interact at strategic and operational level.
Knowledge of Agriculture sector prescripts regulating financial management, Department of Agriculture particularly in Land Use Management.
People management and empowerment skill.
Good organizing & facilitation skills, verbal is essential.
Computer literacy.

DUTIES :
Lead a multi-disciplinary team of agricultural scientist and technicians to carry out natural resource identification and utilization.
Responsible for the professional management of agricultural land use planning, land use management, resource planning, conservation and GIS.
Assist the Deputy Directors in the compilation of reports.
Assist in the implementation of agricultural policy in the Province.
Overall supervision of staff.