Divisional Manager: Corporate Services at LHDA


The bi-national Lesotho Highlands Water Project (LHWP), of the Kingdom of Lesotho (KOL) and the Republic of South Africa (RSA) is aimed at harnessing the water resources of the highlands of Lesotho for the mutual advantage of Lesotho and the Republic of South Africa.

The Lesotho Highlands Development Authority (LHDA) was set up to implement and operate that part of the LHWP that falls within the borders of Lesotho. LHDA is to embark on Phase II of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project (LHWP), a multi-billion-rand Phase involving large scale civil engineering and socio-environmental aspects.  In ensuring that it achieves its mandate, the LHDA places emphasis on its values of caring, professionalism, execution, team work, communication and customer focus.   If you are a Lesotho National espousing the above values and who is interested in progressing their career to the next level, please submit your application for the following position tenable at the LHDA, which is for a contract duration of five (5) years (Previous candidates are encouraged to re-apply).


Divisional Manager: Corporate Services   HR/DMCS/14A/27/08/19

Summary job purpose

To manage the Corporate Services Division for optimal performance in the support of LHDA in fulfilling its Treaty and other obligations in the transfer of water, generation of hydro-power and the implementation of the social and environmental responsibilities in an efficient, effective and sustainable manner.   Key Responsibilities include:   Corporate Services Division Management and Operational Leadership. Human Resources Management Coordination.Strategic Business Plan Management, Coordination and Risk Management. Information Technology Services Coordination.Facilities and Risk Management and Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) Strategy Coordination.Strategy development for continuous improvement of support services delivery.  

Required qualifications and experience

A relevant Bachelor’s Degree augmented by a Post Graduate Qualification in Business Management/ Administration, or related field.   A Master’s Degree or equivalent in Business Management/Administration or related field will be an added advantage.   The successful candidate will possess at least ten (10) years’ relevant experience, with a minimum of five (5) years being in an executive managerial role in a large, complex organisation.


Reply Instruction

Application Forms are obtainable on the Ground Floor, LHDA Tower Building or at www.lhda.org.ls.  Application Forms, Curriculum Vitae’s and certified copies of academic certificates, identification and two (2) reference letters are to be hand delivered to the Ground Floor, LHDA Tower Building, Maseru or posted to the Chief Executive, Lesotho Highlands Development Authority, P. O. Box 7332, MASERU 100, Lesotho or alternatively e-mailed in read only PDF format files not exceeding 4 MB to [email protected].  For further information that may be required about any of the positions, please visit the Human Resources Branch, on  the 4th Floor, LHDA Tower Building, Kingsway, Maseru, or view the full advertisements on the website www.lhda.org.ls


Only applications received before the closing date and in the prescribed format will be considered.Applicants must use the LHDA Application Form.


Attach Curriculum Vitae (CV), certified copies of certificates and Motor Vehicle Driver’s Licence.Correspondence will only be conducted with short-listed candidates.Selection interviews for short-listed candidates will be at a date, time and place determined by LHDA.Short-listed candidates will be required to authenticate information provided in the Curriculum Vitae (CV).LHDA reserves the right to leave an advertised position unfilled if no suitable candidate is identified.The employment of successful candidates is subject to positive security clearance and other requirements as may be stipulated by the LHDA.