WC Dept of the Premier: Jobs / Vacancies (Nov 2020) – Policy and Strategy Researcher

Western Cape Department of the Premier hereby invites applications for recruitment to the post of Policy and Strategy Researcher. The application will close on 16th November 2020.

Location: Western Cape
Salary: R 376 596 per annum

Western Cape Department of the Premier advertised post is as follows:

  • Policy and Strategy Researcher: (Policy Research and Analysis) and (Economic Strategy)- 2 posts available, Ref No. DOTP 52/2020


  • An appropriate 3-year tertiary qualification (National Diploma/B-Degree or higher qualification);
  • A minimum of 3-years experience within a research environment.
  • Extensive working knowledge of the following: Public management theory and practice; Public policy analysis and public policy development processes;
  • Use of innovative methods in research and policy design;
  • Strategy development, strategy management and strategy monitoring and review processes;
  • Modern systems of governance and administration or similar;
  • Global, regional and local political, economic and social affairs;
  • Constitutional, legal and institutional arrangements governing the South Africa public sector;
  • Intergovernmental and international relations;
  • Strong conceptual and formulation skills;
  • Outstanding planning, organizing and people management skills;
  • Proven computer literacy skills;
  • Team building and strong inter-personal skills;
  • Ability to lead and direct teams of professionals and service providers;
  • Excellent communication skills

How to apply

Only applications submitted online will be accepted. To apply submit your
application online only: via http://www.westerncape.gov.za/jobs or

Enquiries: Ms A Martinus at (021) 483 3437


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