POST 18/10 : LEGAL ADMINISTRATION OFFICER REF NO: 3/2/1/2022/201
Directorate: Legal Support
SALARY : The salary will be between R201 387 – R926 193 per annum, based on the
number of years’ post qualification experience in accordance with the OSD
requirements for legal personnel
CENTRE : Pretoria
REQUIREMENTS : Applicants must be in a possession of a Grade 12 Certificate and a LLB or B
Proc Degree. Admission as an Attorney or Advocate (member of General
Council of the Bar of South Africa). At least 5 years appropriate post
qualification legal experience. Job related knowledge: Thorough knowledge of
Land Reform Law, especially Restitution of Land Rights Act 22 of 1994.
Knowledge of budgeting processes. Basic Knowledge of financial and
administration systems. Knowledge of Promotion of Access to Information Act
(PAIA), Promotion of Administrative Justice Act (PAJA).
Knowledge of expenditure reporting. Knowledge of monitoring and evaluation. Knowledge of
supply chain management. Job related skills: Law interpretation skills, Ability to research law, Client relation skills, Contract drafting skills, Presentation skills, Computer literacy, Communication skills, Negotiation skills and Interpersonal skills. A valid driver’s licence.
DUTIES : Assist in management of litigation and alternative dispute resolution processes
in the Commission on Restitution of Land Rights. Receive, assess and
distribute court process and correspondence to relevant Regional Land Claims
Commissioner (RLCC) legal units. Where applicable, liaise with State Attorney,
Advocates and other experts in respect of court process and correspondence
received. Request litigation monitors from all RLCC legal unit and compile final
monthly litigation monitor reports. Assist in the management of provision legal
representation to indigent parties at the expense of the Commission.
Draft or vet contracts and other legal documents. Draft and or vet various RLCC office
memoranda routed for approval. Assist in the administration of enquiries made
in terms of Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000 in the
Commission. Provide legal support in the effective settlement of claims, and in
effective expenditure management. Providing legal assistance to the office of
the RLCC as well as the office of the Chief Land Claims Commissioner.
Providing legal Opinions. Managing PAIA matters. Assist in the Administration
of enquiries made in terms of Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000
in the commission.
ENQUIRIES : Mr S Phala Tel No: (012) 407 4452
APPLICATIONS : Applications can be submitted by post Private Bag X833, Pretoria, 0001 or
hand delivered to: 184 Jeff Masemola Street (formerly known as Jacob Mare),
corner of Jeff Masemola and Paul Kruger Streets, Pretoria.
NOTE : African, Coloured, Indian, and White males and Coloured, Indian, and White
females and Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.