Salary R353 253 per annum (Total package of R499 752 per annum/ condition apply)
LLB degree coupled with at least 8 years post qualification experience. Experience in the provision of legal services, and experience in the application of Environmental Law. Mining Law, Constitutional Law and Administrative Law;
An ability to interpret legislation, good analytical and research skills, good verbal and written communication skills in English, good drafting skills, computer literacy, an ability to work in a team, a pro-active, problem-solving and positive attitude and an ability to adhere to deadlines are essential;
Must be able to travel and must have a drivers licence, and be able to work after hours or over weekends when necessary. Good negotiating skills.
Provide legal support and legal advice on the interpretation of environmental legislation and the Promotion of Access to Information Act or the Promotion of Administrative Justice Act in appeal related matters;
Deal with appeals received in accordance with the relevant processes and within the relevant time frames. Receive and respond to appeals related media queries, parliamentary queries, queries from stakeholders, including the appellants and applicants. Appoint appeal panels when required and convene meetings to discuss appeals depending on the complexity of the appeal;
Attend to filing of appeal documents in terms of internal filing policies and guidelines;
Provide litigation support, including compilation of court records, and attend to consultations with legal counsel on appeal decisions taken on review;
Draft ministerial submissions and draft appeal decisions.
Enquiries: Linda Garlipp, Tel: 012 399 9348
Closing date: 04 February 2019