Administration Officer

Three year tertiary qualification in Public Management / Public Administration / Social science / Occupational Health and Safety / Finance / Human Resource Management with two years functional experience in pension administration/claims processing environment of a financial nature Knowledge: Compensation Fund objectives and business functions Compensation Fund Value Chain and business processes Relevant Fund policies, procedures and processes Customer service (Batho Pele Principles) Risk awareness COID tariffs Skills: Required Technical Proficiency Communication (verbal, written, listening and questioning skills) Fund Operating Systems Data Capturing Data and records management Telephone skills and etiquette Planning and organizing Analytical thinking Problem solving and decision making.
Duties: Render pension administrative duties Claims adjudication and processing.

Applications must be submitted on form Z83, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at The completed and signed form Z83 should be accompanied by a recently updated, comprehensive CV as well as recently certified copies of all qualification(s) and ID-document [Driver’s license where applicable]. Non-RSA Citizens/Permanent Resident Permit Holders must attach a copy of their Permanent Residence Permits to their applications. Should you be in possession of a foreign qualification, it must be accompanied by an evaluation certificate from the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA). Applicants who do not comply with the above-mentioned requirements, as well as applications received late, will not be considered. The Department does not accept applications via fax or email. Failure to submit all the requested documents will result in the application not being considered. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. If you have not been contacted within eight (8) weeks after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. Suitable candidates will be subjected to a personnel suitability check (criminal record, citizenship, credit record checks, qualification verification and employment verification). Where applicable, candidates will be subjected to a skills/knowledge test. All shortlisted candidates for SMS posts will be subjected to a technical competency exercise that intends to test relevant technical elements of the job, the logistics of which be communicated by the Department. Following the interview and technical exercise, the selection panel will recommend candidates to attend generic managerial competencies using the mandated DPSA SMS competency assessment tools. Successful candidates will be appointed on a probation period of 12 months. The Department reserves the right not to make any appointment(s) to the above post. The successful candidate will be expected to sign a performance agreement. The Department of Labour is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer. The employment decision shall be informed by the Employment Equity Plan of the Department. It is the Department’s intention to promote equity (race, gender and disability) through the filling of this post(s) with a candidate whose transfer / promotion / appointment will promote representativity in line with the numerical targets as contained in our Employment Equity Plan.

Applications: Chief Director: Provincial Operations: P/ Bag X 9368, Polokwane, 0700 or hand
Deliver at 42a Schoeman Street, Polokwane
For Attention: Sub-directorate: Human Resources Management, Polokwane

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