PTA Dept of Africulture: Administration Clerk

PTA Dept of Africulture: Administration Clerk

The Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development in pretoria invites candidates to apply Administration Clerk Post.

PTA Dept of Africulture: Administration Clerk

Directorate: Food Safety and Quality Assurance
SALARY : R181 599 per annum (Level 05)
CENTRE : Gauteng (Pretoria)


CLOSING DATE : 17 February 2023 at 16:00


Applicants must be in possession of a Grade 12 Certificate. No previous experience required. Job related knowledge: Knowledge of clerical duties, practices as well as the ability to capture data, operate computer and collecting statistics.

Knowledge and understanding of the legislative framework governing the Public Service. Knowledge of working procedures in terms of the working environment.

Job related skills: Language skills. Good communication skills (verbal and written). Planning and organisation skills. Computer skills. Interpersonal relations, flexibility and teamwork.


Render general clerical support services. Record, organize, store, capture and retrieve correspondence and data (line function). Update registers and statistics. Handle routine enquiries. Make photocopies and receive or send facsimiles. Distribute documents/packages to various stakeholders as required.

Keep and maintain the filing system for the component. Type letters and/or other correspondence when required. Keep and maintain the incoming and outgoing documents register of the component. Taking and drafting of minutes.

Provide supply chain clerical support services within the component. Liaise within internal and external stakeholders in relation to procurement of goods and services. Obtain quotations, complete procurement forms for the purchasing of standard office items. Stock control of office stationery. Keep and maintain the asset register of the component.

Provide personnel administration clerical support services within the component. Maintain a leave register for the component. Keep and maintain personnel records in the component. Keep and maintain attendance register of the component. Arrange travelling and accommodation. Provide financial administration support services in the component.

Capture and update expenditure in the component. Check correctness of subsistence and travel claims of officials and submit to manager for approval. Handle telephone accounts and petty cash for the component.

ENQUIRIES : Dr M.T. Mutengwe Tel No: (012) 319 6121

How to apply

APPLICATIONS : Applications can be submitted by post to: Private Bag X833, Pretoria, 0001 or hand delivered during office hours to: 184 Jeff Masemola Street (formerly known as Jacob Mare), corner of Jeff Masemola and Paul Kruger Streets, Pretoria or to Agriculture Place, 20 Steve Biko (formerly Beatrix) Street,
Arcadia, Pretoria, 0001.

The application must include only completed and signed new Z83 Form, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the Department of Public Service and Administration (DPSA) website link: and a detailed Curriculum Vitae. Certified copies of Identity Document

NOTE : African, Indian, White Males and African and Indian Females and Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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