VACANCIES

The Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) is a statutory body established in terms of Act 59 of 1995 (as amended) for, inter alia, the creation of conditions for the development and for the promotion of equal use and enjoyment of all the official South African languages. PanSALB seeks to appoint results-driven, assertive and dedicated individuals to fill the following positions.

NEW POSITIONS

1. Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Salary Package: R1,251, 183 to R1,495, 956 per annum (All-inclusive package, of which a portion can be structured according to the individual’s needs)

Reference: 27/ 2019

Location: Head Office (Pretoria)

Purpose: The main purpose of this position is to provide effective leadership in fulfilling the mandate of PanSALB and to meet its strategic goals and objectives. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) will be required to lead and manage the entity under the direction of the Board. The successful incumbent will be responsible for the management of the affairs of PanSALB and must report to the Board as required. FOR MORE DETAILS ON THIS POST, CLICK HERE

PLEASE DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM HERE

2. Manager: Information Technology Support Infrastructure

Salary Package: R 733, 257 per annum (All-inclusive package, of which a portion can be structured according to the individual’s needs)

Reference: 28/ 2019

Location: Head Office (Pretoria)

Requirements: Applicants must be in possession of a Senior Certificate and a National Diploma /Degree in Information Technology, or equivalent qualification. At least 3-5 years’ experience in Information Technology, specifically in applications development, IT infrastructure development, sharp, .NET and SQL. Stakeholder liaison role financial administration background will be an advantage. Sound knowledge of the PanSALB Act, assertiveness, trustworthy, ethical and professional with integrity. Must be creative, self-driven, and results-oriented. Ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Ability to work under pressure and maintain a high level of confidentiality. A valid drivers’ licence and preparedness to travel, work outside normal hours and willingness to accept responsibility and perform any other ad-hoc function as may be required. FOR MORE DETAILS ON THIS POST, CLICK HERE

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3. Audit, Risk and ICT Committee Member X3

Reference: 22/ 2019

Location: Head Office (Pretoria)

In terms of Section 76 and 77 of the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) of 1999, PanSALB calls on qualified and interested persons to serve on its Audit and Risk Committee till 30 April 2020. Candidates can apply personally or be nominated by someone else. Nominees working and residing in Gauteng and from the Public Service Sector or from the Training and Development Sector will be given preference. FOR MORE DETAILS ON THIS POST, CLICK HERE

Closing Date: 30 September 2019

4. Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Five (5) years fixed term employment contract

Salary Package: R1,251,183 – R1,495,956 per annum (All-inclusive package, of which a portion can be structured according to the individual’s needs)

Reference: 23/ 2019

Location: Head Office (Pretoria)

Requirements: As a minimum a BCom Degree in Accounting / Financial Management field or equivalent NQF 7 qualification in related field; 10 years relevant experience in financial management of which 5 years must be on Senior Management; Qualification as a CA(SA) will be an added advantage; Knowledge of GRAP, PFMA, Treasury Regulations and Guidelines; Knowledge of Government accounting financial statements standards, financial systems, Organisational and Government Structures as well as principles of financial accounting and financial planning, budgeting principles, methodologies. Sound analytical, interpretive and high level communication skills. FOR MORE DETAILS ON THIS POST, CLICK HERE

PLEASE DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM HERE

Closing Date: 30 September 2019

5. Board Secretariat 

Five (5) years fixed term employment contract

Salary Package: R1,057,326 per annum (All-inclusive package, of which a portion can be structured according to the individual’s needs)

Reference: 21/ 2019

Location: Head Office (Pretoria)

Requirements: Applicants must be in a possession of an LLB Degree, BA Law/ BCom law degree orrelevant qualification and admitted as an Attorney/Advocate of the High Court of South Africa. 5 years’ experience in a company Secretariat position. FOR MORE DETAILS ON THIS POST, CLICK HERE

PLEASE DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM HERE

Closing Date: 30 September 2019

PREVIOUS POSITIONS

ERRATUM

This serves to place an erratum in respect of the advert issued in the City Press dated 31 March 2019 containing the following vacancies:

  1. Graduate Intern opportunity: Chief Language Practitioner: Sesotho sa Leboa (ref number 01/2019)
  2. Chief Language Practitioner (Limpopo ref number 02/2019; Gauteng ref number 03/2019; Western Cape ref number 04/2019; Mpumalanga ref number 05/2019 and North West ref number 06/2019);
  3. Executive Head: Languages (ref number 07/2019); and
  4. Senior Manager: Linguistic Human Rights (ref number 08/2019); and

5 Coordinator: Languages (ref number 09/2019)

Applicants should NOTE:


  • The vacancy advert of Senior Manager: Linguistic Human Rights (ref number 07/2019) has been withdrawn with immediate effect.
  • The vacancy advert of Coordinator: Languages (ref number 09/2019) has been amended from salary level 10 (R444,693) to salary level 11 (R697,011)
  • The vacancy advert of Chief of Staff (ref number 10/ 2019) has been added to vacant posts available. Closing date is 06 May 2019.
  • The vacancy of Executive Head: Languages (ref number 07/2019) is a 5 years fixed-term contract.

PREVIOUS POSITIONS

1. Graduate Internship Opportunity

Language Practitioner: Sesotho Sa Lebowa

Stipend: R5,728.54 to R12,970.21 Per month(Determined according to level of qualification in terms of Remuneration Schedule for Interns in the Public Service)

Reference: 01/2019

Location: Limpopo, Polokwane

Requirements: To qualify for the Internship Programme, you must:

• Be an unemployed graduate aged between 20 and 35 years

• Have completed a three (3) year National Diploma (NQF 6) or Degree/ Honours/ Master’s Degree in Arts, Language Practice/ Translation and Interpreting and related field of studies from accredited institutions of Higher Learning

• A good command of at least three (3) official languages of the relevant Province.

• Be a South African citizen

• Not have participated previously in an internship in the Public Service. 

FOR MORE DETAILS ON THIS POST, CLICK HERE

PLEASE DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM HERE

Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated PanSALB Z83 Application Form (available on www.pansalb.org/vacancies), comprehensive CV, supported by certified copies of educational certificates and Identity Document. Applications with foreign qualifications must be accompanied by a SAQA evaluation report on the qualification. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Failure to comply with the above requirements will result in the disqualification of the application. Applications should be hand submitted to 5th Floor Provisus Building, 523 Stanza Bopape Street, Arcadia, or by post to PanSALB, Private Bag X08, Arcadia, 0007. If you have not been contacted within one (1) month of the closing date, kindly deem your application to be unsuccessful. Correspondence will only be entered into with short-listed candidates.Enquiries: Bongani Mahlangu OR Dikeledi Nkhona Tel: (012) 341 9638.

Closing Date: 29 April 2019

2. Chief Language Practitioner X5

Salary Level 10: R444,693 per annum

Reference:Limpopo: 02/ 2019, Gauteng: 03/ 2019, Western Cape:04/ 2019, Mpumalanga: 05/ 2019, North West: 06/2019

Location: Limpopo (Polokwane), Gauteng (Pretoria), Western Cape (Cape Town) Mpumalanga (Witbank) and North West (Mahikeng) Provincial Offices

Requirements: Applicants must be in a possession of a National Diploma or B-degree in Languages (or equivalent qualification) with translation, Interpreting, status language planning, lexicography, terminology coupled with 3 to 5 years’ experience as a Language Practitioner. A Post graduate qualification will be an added advantage. 3-5 years’ experience working on Language matters including Linguistic Human Rights. Sound knowledge of Language Legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation System. Knowledge of Research, Policy Development and the PanSALB Act. A good command of at least three (3) official languages of the relevant Province. A valid Code 08 drivers’ licence and preparedness to work under pressure and travel extensively. Willingness to accept responsibility and other functions that may be delegated. FOR MORE DETAILS ON THIS POST, CLICK HERE

PLEASE DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM HERE

Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated PanSALB Z83 Application Form (available on www.pansalb.org/vacancies), comprehensive CV, supported by certified copies of educational certificates and Identity Document. Applications with foreign qualifications must be accompanied by a SAQA evaluation report on the qualification. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Failure to comply with the above requirements will result in the disqualification of the application. Applications should be hand submitted to 5th Floor Provisus Building, 523 Stanza Bopape Street, Arcadia, or by post to PanSALB, Private Bag X08, Arcadia, 0007. If you have not been contacted within one (1) month of the closing date, kindly deem your application to be unsuccessful. Correspondence will only be entered into with short-listed candidates.Enquiries: Bongani Mahlangu OR Dikeledi Nkhona Tel: (012) 341 9638.

Closing Date: 29 April 2019

3. Coordinator: Languages

Salary Level 11: R697,011 per annum (All-inclusive package, of which a portion can be structured according to the individual’s needs)

Reference: 09/2019

Location: Head Office (Pretoria)

Requirements: Applicants must be in possession of a Senior Certificate and National Diploma in Administration or Language related qualification. At least 3 years’ experience within a 3 years’ experience in a coordinating and administrative role. Stakeholder liaison role and financial administration background will be an advantage. Sound knowledge of the PanSALB Act, Language legislation and policy. Provincial Language Committee Norms and Rules. Knowledge of document management. Must be assertive, trustworthy, ethical and professional with integrity. Must be creative, motivated, self-driven,

results-oriented. Ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Ability to work under pressure and maintain a high level of confidentiality. A valid drivers’ licence and preparedness to travel, work outside normal hours and willingness to accept responsibility and perform any other ad-hoc function as may be required. FOR MORE DETAILS ON THIS POST, CLICK HERE

PLEASE DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM HERE

Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated PanSALB Z83 Application Form (available on www.pansalb.org/vacancies), comprehensive CV, supported by certified copies of educational certificates and Identity Document. Applications with foreign qualifications must be accompanied by a SAQA evaluation report on the qualification. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Failure to comply with the above requirements will result in the disqualification of the application. Applications should be hand submitted to 5th Floor Provisus Building, 523 Stanza Bopape Street, Arcadia, or by post to PanSALB, Private Bag X08, Arcadia, 0007. If you have not been contacted within one (1) month of the closing date, kindly deem your application to be unsuccessful. Correspondence will only be entered into with short-listed candidates.Enquiries: Bongani Mahlangu OR Dikeledi Nkhona Tel: (012) 341 9638.

Closing Date: 29 April 2019

4. Chief of Staff: CEO's Office

Salary Level 13: R1,005,063 per annum (All-inclusive package, of which a portion can be structured according to the individual’s needs)

Reference: 08/2019

Location: Head Office (Pretoria)

Requirements:Applicants must be in possession of a Senior Certificate and a Bachelors Degree in Management / Busines

Administration or equivalent qualification. At least 4-5 years’ experience within administrative and business management environment. Sound knowledge of the PFMA. Knowledge of Office management. A Valid drivers’ licence and preparedness to travel. FOR MORE DETAILS ON THIS POST, CLICK HERE

PLEASE DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM HERE

Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated PanSALB Z83 Application Form (available on www.pansalb.org/vacancies), comprehensive CV, supported by certified copies of educational certificates and Identity Document. Applications with foreign qualifications must be accompanied by a SAQA evaluation report on the qualification. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Failure to comply with the above requirements will result in the disqualification of the application. Applications should be hand submitted to 5th Floor Provisus Building, 523 Stanza Bopape Street, Arcadia, or by post to PanSALB, Private Bag X08, Arcadia, 0007. If you have not been contacted within one (1) month of the closing date, kindly deem your application to be unsuccessful. Correspondence will only be entered into with short-listed candidates.Enquiries: Bongani Mahlangu OR Dikeledi Nkhona Tel: (012) 341 9638.

Closing Date: 06 May 2019

5. Executive Head: Languages

Salary Level 14: R1,189,338 per annum (All-inclusive package, of which a portion can be structured according to the individual’s needs)

Reference: 07/2019

Location: Head Office (Pretoria)

Requirements: Applicants must be in possession of a minimum Master’s Degree or equivalent within the language discipline and being passionate about the latest language policy developments and trends. At least 7 year’s proven experience at management / executive level. Sound knowledge and understanding of all relevant prescripts including but not limited to the PanSALB Act, Public Finance Management Act, Treasury regulations, Public Service Act, as well as government structures and procedures. A valid code 08 drivers’ licence and preparedness to travel. FOR MORE DETAILS ON THIS POST, CLICK HERE

PLEASE DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM HERE

Applications must be submitted on a signed and dated PanSALB Z83 Application Form (available on www.pansalb.org/vacancies), comprehensive CV, supported by certified copies of educational certificates and Identity Document. Applications with foreign qualifications must be accompanied by a SAQA evaluation report on the qualification. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Failure to comply with the above requirements will result in the disqualification of the application. Applications should be hand submitted to 5th Floor Provisus Building, 523 Stanza Bopape Street, Arcadia, or by post to PanSALB, Private Bag X08, Arcadia, 0007. If you have not been contacted within one (1) month of the closing date, kindly deem your application to be unsuccessful. Correspondence will only be entered into with short-listed candidates.Enquiries: Bongani Mahlangu OR Dikeledi Nkhona Tel: (012) 341 9638.

Closing Date: 29 April 2019