May 24, 2018

Project Coordinator: Pre-Settlement

  • Department of Rural Development and Land Reform
  • Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Full time Government

Job Description

Directorate: Operational Management
SALARY : R417 552 per annum (Level 10)
CENTRE : KwaZulu-Natal (Pietermaritzburg)

A Bachelor’s Degree or National Diploma Development Studies/Agricultural Studies/Social Science. 3-5 year’s experience in restitution or land reform environment. Job related knowledge: Project management; Research methods and techniques; Community facilitation; Understand and interpret valuation reports for escalation; Land reform prescripts and policies. Job related skills: Presentation; Communication; Facilitation; Project management; People management; Research;
Analytical; Interpersonal relations; Report writing. A valid driver’s licence (code 08). Willing to travel to spend extended period in the field and work irregular hours.

Validate restitution claims. Conduct oral and archival research. Conduct site inspection process (mapping). Homestead identification. Partaking in analysis of aerial photograph report. Facilitate where there are overlapping land claims. Separation of tenants, beneficial of occupation and registered land rights. Negotiate the settlement of claims. Conduct option exercise with claimants. Identify claims for historical and current valuation by the OVG. Escalation of historical valuation of
Offers. Package chosen options report and sign off. Settle the claims. Conduct verification process. Analysis of family tree. Signed off of completed name verification report. Draft Sec42D submission. Finalise claims. Conduct in locoinspection. Produce in loco-inspection report. Assist in closing of commitment register. Clearance of suspense account. Payment of beneficiaries.

Applications can also be submitted by post Private Bag X9132, Pietermaritzburg,
3200 or hand it delivered to: 270 Jabu Ndlovu Street, Pietermaritzburg, 3200

NOTE : African, Coloured and White males and Coloured and White females and Persons
with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

DRDLR is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. It is our intention to promote representivity in DRDLR through the filling of posts. We reserve the right not to fill a position.

DRDLR has launched an e-Recruitment System where applicants apply for a post on line. Applications must be submitted by clicking on the link to apply for the post above

Kindly note that technical support is available from Graylink, Monday to Friday from 8:30 to 17.00, should you experience any difficulties with your online application.

Please ensure that you submit your application before the closing date as no late applications will be considered.

It would be appreciated if you can only upload those course certificates applicable to the post that you apply for.

All applicants must be SA Citizens/Permanent Residents or Non-SA Citizens with a valid work permit.

Applicants will be expected to be available for selection interviews and competency assessments at a time, date and place as determined by DRDLR.

The Department reserves the right to conduct pre-employment security screening and appointment is subject to positive security clearance outcome.

Applicants must declare any/pending criminal, disciplinary or any other allegations or investigations against them.

Should this be uncovered post the interview the application will not be considered for the post and in the unlikely event that the person has been appointed such appointment will be terminated.


R417 552 per annum

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