Assistant Director: Good Governance, Ref No. LG 32/2023
Western Cape, Full Time Deadline: Not specified
The Department of Local Government, Western Cape Government has an opportunity for a qualified and competent individual to arrange for investigations of corruption, coordinating investigations and to deal with preventative actions and programmes. This post is stationed in Cape Town, CBD.
An appropriate 3-year National Diploma/B-Degree (equivalent or higher qualification) in Public Administration or related field; A minimum of 3 years experience in local government or public adminstration.
Key Performance Areas
Combatting fraud and corruption; Implementation of measures in preventing fraud and corruption;
Conduct training on fraud, corruption and ethics;
Monitoring the functionality and establishment of fraud and risk committees and anti-corruption committees;
Ensure that municipalities implement and have fraud prevention plans and anti-corruption plans;
Support municipalities in strengthening measures to combat fraud and corruption
; Suporting municipalities with the functionality of Municipal Public Accounts Committees (MPAC’s);
Assessing the functionality of MPAC’s and conduct training for members of the MPAC;
Ensure the enforcement of the code of conduct for councillors;
Conduct training to councilors in terms of the code of conduct for councilors.
Knowledge of the following:
local government dispensation legislation;
Programme and project management;
Political environment; Human resource management;
Financial management; Anti-corruption policies and codes;
Written and verbal communication;
Planning and organising;
Process design; Interface management
Research; Ability to read the political environment;
Advisory skills; Legal administration; Application of the law.