Urban Development and Management Specialist

A respected NGO in the Urban Development and Management space is being re energised with a new five year strategic plan.
You must be able to work from home.

Location: Johannesburg
Purpose: Strengthen the collective voice of cities and advocate for change in policy that supports the urban agenda by identifying policy gaps, producing policy briefs, and evidence-based advocacy.
Coordinating policy research, initiating, and driving policy positions, through stakeholder engagement.
Strategic partnering is central to this role.
Salary: R 100 000 per month neg to R 120 000 per month
Package: R 1.1 to R 1.3 million tctc
Country: ZA

Minimum requirements: Our client would like to shortlist and interview this month, 23 to 30 August 2021  and be able to extend a job offer this month still.

If you meet the minimum requirements, email your CV NOW to Clive H Viveiros.

Non Negotiable minimum requirements:

* Master’s degree or equivalent in public policy, economics, political science, development studies, public management, or related field from a recognized institution.

* 10 Years’ experience in the public sector management or program management in Urban Management and Urban development space.

* Preference will be for  NGO and NPO experience not only public sector experience.

* Strong network of contacts within Local government, Provincial Government and/or Private Sector.

*Experience in multi-disciplinary environments.

*Theoretical and practical expertise in policy generation and negotiations with local and provincial governments.

*Has a proven track record of resources, partnerships, management of internal and external relationships.

*Deep understanding of the policy value chain.

 

Additional comments:
This is an exciting role for a person who really wants to contribute to changing the the Apartheiheid urban landscape and develop policy, policy frameworks  and policy positions, with the voice of a determined advocate that enables inclusivity of all South Africans in the Urban Space.

 

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