Position: Natural Resource Management Administrator

Flower Valley Conservation Trust is a not-for profit and public benefit organisation situated in the Overberg region with a key focus on improving natural resource management for the conservation of Fynbos and those livelihoods that depend on it. The Natural Resource Management Programme includes an Overberg-wide Alien Clearing Programme implemented across nine conservancy groups and a Sustainable Harvesting Programme that supports the fynbos cut flower industry. A wonderful opportunity is available for an Administrator to contribute towards conservation within the Overberg. You will either be based in Bredasdorp or the Gansbaai region.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Implement and monitor all administrative standards and procedures;
  • Human Resource management – Participants list updated and maintained on monthly basis;
  • Monthly management of attendance/leave register updated;
  • Administration according to requirements of different funding organisations, specifically meeting government funding and policy requirements;
  • Planning of daily activities;
  • Adhere to pre-determined deadlines;
  • General office duties relating to the above activities.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Qualification in Administration, or diploma in a similar field;
  • Computer literacy – Working experience in Excel, Power Point and Microsoft Word;
  • Excellent organisation skills;
  • Experience in Human Resource Management;
  • Driver’s licence is an advantage;
  • Report writing skills;
  • Speak at least two of South Africa’s official languages;
  • Confident to engage with stakeholders;
  • Pro-active and self-motivated individual;
  • Candidates with 3 -5 years relevant experience are preferred.

 

Salary package will be discussed based on an individual’s experience. A job competency test may be done before an individual is appointed. This a one-year contract, with potential for renewal depending on performance.

Apply by submitting your CV and a motivation letter to fynbos@flowervalley.co.za by the 30 of July 2019.