Bergrivier Municipality: Jobs / Vacancies (Nov 2019) – Senior Administration Officer

Bergrivier Municipality hereby invites applications for recruitment to the post of Senior Administration Officer. The application will close on 29th November 2019.

Location: Western Cape
Salary: R217 596.00 annually

Bergrivier Municipality advertised post is as follows:



  • Grade 12
  • One (1) year Secretarial Certificate and a Local Government Accounting Certificate NQF3
  • Computer literacy in office applications with advanced MS Word, Excel and Outlook skills as well as financial and performance management systems and report writer programs
  • Proficiency in at least two of the official languages of the Western Cape (Afrikaans, English/Xhosa -Read, Write and Speak)∙
  • Good human relations, interpersonal and communication skills∙
  • Ability to give attention to detail and to work under pressure ∙High level of responsibility
  • Ability to deal with conflict situations and to maintain confidentiality
  • Good telephone etiquette
  • One (1) year relevant experience of the key performance areas.

How to apply

A covering letter with three contactable references, must accompany the completed prescribed application form (available on request at Tel. 022 9136000 or on the municipality’s website with certified copies of the necessary qualification certificates, ID document, Drivers Licence and a Curriculum Vitae (Maximum of 3 pages), (only one post per application form) to each the Municipal Offices, Piketberg or mailed to P O Box 60, Piketberg 7320 for the attention of Mrs. W Terry Thomas (Human Resources Officer: Provisioning and Administration) by no later than the closing date.

Enquiries: Mr J Breunissen 022 913 6000