Senior Legal Administrative Officer (

REF NO: DBE/03/2018)
Directorate: Legal Services
SALARY : All-Inclusive remuneration package of R684 423 per annum. Salary will be in accordance with Occupational Specific Dispensation (OSD)
CENTRE : Pretoria
CLOSING DATE : 15 June 2018

An appropriate recognised LLB degree and admission as Attorney or Advocate.
Eight (8) years appropriate post qualification in legal experience.
Credible management experience in the legal field with specific focus on erience in handling litigation, drafting and vetting of contracts.
Knowledge of the Public Service and applicable legislation, including the Public Finance Management Act, 1999 (Act 1 of 1999) (PFMA) and Treasury Regulations.
Management experience.
Knowledge of civil procedure.
Ability to work with electronic research tools.
Good legal administration skills.
Good problem solving skills.
Good presentation skills.
Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills.
Strong analytical skills.
Computer literacy.
Willingness to work irregular hours.

The incumbent will be responsible for Drafting and vetting of contracts, and other legal documents.
Provide legal advice.
Administer all litigation of the Department.
Draft legal opinions.
Advise and represent the Department in disciplinary and labour-related matters.
Manage administrative enquiries.