Senior Assistant State Attorney

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE & CONSTITUTIONAL DEVELOPMENT
REF NO: 17/36/SA
SALARY : R453 435 R1 069 791 (Salary will be in accordance with OSD determination). The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement
CENTRE : State Attorney: Mpumalanga
CLOSING DATE : 20 October 2017

REQUIREMENTS :
An LLB or 4 year recognized legal qualification.
Admission as an Attorney.
At least 4 years appropriate post qualification legal/litigation experience.
A thorough knowledge of legal practice, office management, accounting systems and trust accounts.
The right of appearance in the High Court of South Africa.
Knowledge of the government prescripts and transformation objective as well licence.
Skills and Competencies: Computer literacy.
Legal research and drafting.
Dispute resolution.
Case flow management.
Communication skills (written and verbal).
Accuracy and attention to detail.

DUTIES :
Key Performance Areas: Represent the State in Litigation and Appeal in the High Court, Magistrates Courts, Labour Courts, Land Claims, CCMA, Tax and Tax tribunals.
Furnish legal advice and opinions.
Draft and/or settle all types of arrangements on behalf of various clients.
Attend to liquidation and insolvency, queries, conveyancing and notarial services.
Deal with all forms of arbitration, including inter-departmental arbitration, register trust and debt collection.
Provide supervision and training to other professional staff.

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