Contract Support Staff
WITS 21st Century Institutes Programme
GLOBAL CHANGE AND SUSTAINABILITY RESEARCH INSTITUTE.
Project Finance Administrator AD09
(Two year fixed term contract with potential extension pending funding)
21st Century Institutes Project
The University invites suitably qualified and experienced applicants to apply for the position of Project Finance Administrator available in the 21st Century Institutes. The successful candidate will assist the 21st Century Institutes leader with devising and providing an effective, smooth and professional service to the Institute’s Project Director, Grant-holders, Institute Directors, Principal Investigators, students and Donors in the context of a complex and difficult Project Finance system at Wits with a complex range of funding streams and grants awarded to the project and the six new Institutes presently emerging within the University. S/He will oversee funding matters through the full cycle of funding, and providing a smooth efficient service to the staff and students; in all cases close liaison with the Central Finance Division will be needed. S/He will participate in these early stages of the project in a range of other tasks which may need doing until additional staff are acquired, e.g. dealing with the Human Resources division, etc.
Key responsibilities include the following:
Requirements and Attributes:
Please submit a covering letter clearly indicating which post you are applying for, detailed CV with names, addresses, contact numbers and e-mail addresses of 3 referees to Ms. Noxolo Mavundla: Central Human Resources Office, University of the Witwatersrand, Private 3, Wits, 2050, E-mail: recruiting.centralHR@wits.ac.za
18th May 2012
Please note that correspondence will only be entered into with shortlisted candidates. The University reserves the right not to appoint.
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