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Supply Chain Officer: Acquisition (X3 Posts)


The Presidency is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. It is our intention to promote representivity (race, gender and disability). The candidature of persons whose transfer/appointment will promote representivity will receive preference. Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Candidates will be subjected to a security clearance up to the level of “Top Secret”.

Applications: The Presidency, Private Bag x1000, Pretoria, 0001 or Hand deliver at Government Avenue, Union Buildings.
For Attention: Ms Kefilwe Maubane
Closing Date: 27 May 2022

Note: Applications must quote the reference/post number and submit a fully completed signed and dated NEW Z83 form, which can be downloaded at “From 1 January 2021 should an application be received using the incorrect application for employment (Z83), it will not be considered”. A recent updated comprehensive CV with at least names of three (3) referees with current contact details and e-mail addresses; copies of ID, Matric and highest qualifications should be attached (Only shortlisted candidates will be required to submit certified documents/copies on or before the day of the interviews). Failure to submit the requested documents will result in your application not being considered. It is the applicant’s responsibility to have foreign qualifications evaluated by the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA) and furnish this Department with an evaluation certificate from SAQA. Correspondence will be limited to successful candidates only. If you have not been contacted within 3 months after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful. All shortlisted candidates will be subjected to personnel suitability checks on criminal records, citizen verification, financial records and qualification verification to determine the suitability of a person for employment. The successful candidates will be required to enter into employment contracts and a performance agreement within 3 months of appointment and will have to disclose their financial interests.

POST 17/198: Supply Chain Officer: Acquisition (X3 Posts)
Directorate: Supply Chain Management (1-year contract)
Salary: R261 372 per annum (Level 07)
Centre: Pretoria

Requirements: A Senior Certificate plus a three-year Degree/National Diploma in Logistics/Supply Chain Management/Public Administration or Management or equivalent qualification on NQF level 6. A minimum of 1-year experience in Supply Chain Management environment.

Competencies: Computer skills, Good communication skills, both oral and writing; client orientation and customer focus; honesty and integrity; service delivery innovation, organizing skills, ability to work under pressure. Must have knowledge of Supply Chain Management procedures, and Logistical Information System (LOGIS). Central Supplier Database, The Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, Public Financial Management Act, Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act, Treasury Regulations, Preferential Procurement Regulations 2017, Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment Act and its code of good practice and Public Service Regulatory Framework.

Duties: The successful candidate will be responsible for the following key performance areas: Receive and process applications or request from help desk. Request quotations using the Central Suppliers Database, evaluate quotations. Provide update on the progress of the request for quotations as well as the application for purchase. Submit report relating to work done to the supervisor. Attend to quires. Prepare and submit progress report. Assist with bids when required.

​​​​​​​Enquiries: Ms M Selomo - 012 300 5951