About the Position
Project Officer Contract position
The National Research Foundation (NRF) supports and promotes research and human capital development through funding, the provision of National Research Facilities and science outreach platforms and programmes to the broader community in all fields of science and technology, including natural science, engineering, social science and humanities.
SAASTA is a rapidly growing and dynamic agency of the National Research Foundation (NRF) that supports and promotes the public understanding of and engagement in Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) in South Africa.
SAASTA's Unit in Pretoria seeks to appoint a Project Officer on contract for a period of one year to assist with Administration of Harmony, Komatsu, Educator development, undergraduates and Mentoring and Coaching Programmes to run effectively and efficiently.
Key responsibilities will include :
Assist the Project Coordinator project planning and execution; and
Assist with ad hock projects.
Candidates should have the following attributes :
NQF level 6 in relevant field
At least three - years project administration experience
Driver's licence will be an added advantage
Knowledge and experience of the office administration environment.
Computer literacy organizational skills
Attention to detail, communication and writing skills, and ability to work under pressure
Ability to work individually and within the group
The NRF is committed to employment equity and redress
Correspondence will be conducted with shortlisted candidates only
The ideal candidate will have the following competencies :
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