District Clerk

Sappi Southern Africa

Forestry Umvoti

District Clerk ( P12 )


To ensure that the administration function on plantation and / or District is effectively managed in order to ensure that the plantation/district objectives are met

REPORTING TO: Forestry Manager


  • Ensure that administration function at the plantation/district is effectively maintained
  • Take responsibility for general office cleanliness and appearance
  • Establish and maintain an effective office administration system
  • Keep control over office expenditure and stocks
  • Distribute internal and external courier packages/ postage and ensure that adequate record is maintained in order to track mail
  • Tend to front office duties to enhance Sappi’s image
  • Ensure that catering requirements for meetings and staff functions are effectively handled
  • Salary & wage staff attendance registers
  • Establish and maintain an effective procurement system with associated tracking of delivery
  • Ensure that Sappi purchase requisitions are processed in line with Sappi policy
  • Assist the Forestry Manager establish and maintain an effective safety administration system in order to maintain and track safety statistics
  • Ensure that relevant Forestry statistics and information is maintained, updated & distributed regularly such as Rainfall stats and database, Fire Danger Index (FDI), Weather information,
  • Ensure that petty cash and general income are administered and controlled in line with company policy


  • Grade 12
  • Up to 2 years Admin, Clerical/Secretarial experience
  • Driver’s license will be preferable
  • An admin/financial qualification will be advantageous
  • Strong computer literacy with SAP preferable

Closing Date 22 May 2019

HR Contact

Susan Anne Kirkman

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