Project Officer – Eastern Cape
The Wholesale and Retail Sector for Education and Training Authority (W&RSETA) seeks to employ a Project Officer, who will report directly to the Regional Manager and be based at the Regional Office in Eastern Cape.
Key Performance Areas will include but not limited to the following
Provision of advisory services on various issues of skills development;
Ensuring stakeholder participation to various SETA activities and projects;
WSP/ATR/PIVOTAL support and submissions by small and medium organizations (Annexure 2);
Monitoring and verification of all SETA projects being implemented at various sites, including PIVOTAL Programmes;
Participate at various events including exhibitions, career guidance, stakeholder forums, etc.
Capacitate relevant stakeholders on SETA regulations, processes and Indicium System;
Be a link and/or extension between the Regional Office and Regional stakeholders;
Guide, support, train, coach and mentor Skills Facilitators;
Prepare and submit reports to the Regional Manager on project progress;
Perform any other functions that may be required by the Regional Manager and/or Team Leader from time to time.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience
A relevant tertiary qualification (e.g. ETDP Qualification)
Project Management Certificate
Practical knowledge of SDA and other related legislations
At least 3 – 5 experience in Project Management
Knowledge of the wholesale and retail sector will be an advantage
Required Knowledge, Skills and Competencies
Excellent Communication and problem-solving skills;
Good Report writing skills and Presentation Skills;
Project Management exposure;
Computer literacy – proficient in Ms Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Ms Project.
Excellent attention to detail and to work under pressure;
Ability to motivate, persuade and negotiate towards increased stakeholder-buy-in and participation;
Willingness and ability to travel extensively within the Province
Own reliable transport and valid driver’s license.