May 30

Assistant Manager Sourcing – South African Social Security Agency – Cape Town


Job Title:      Assistant Manager Sourcing      Vacancies Available: 1

Function: Sourcing of IT goods and services

Employer: SASSA, Western Cape Regional Office, Cape Town.   

Job Reference No:  SAS 13/353

Minimum Educational Requirements:

·         Bachelors Degree or 3 year Tertiary Level Qualification in ICT.


  • 2 to 3 years experience in a supervisory position in ICT (Information Communication & Technology)

Other Requirements:

  • Computer Literacy.
  • Valid Driver’s License.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assess needs – availability of funds concerning the sourcing of IT goods and services.
  • Advise and work with IT departments on contract / tender specifications. Advise on procurement procedures and tenders.
  • Pre-evaluation of tenders, quotations.
  • Auditing service level agreements between suppliers and vendors.
  • Monitor use of software and hardware and report findings to management, make proposals.
  • Monitor license compliance in line with organizational needs including corrective measures.
  • Liaise with SITA (State information and Technology Agency) and other stakeholders.
  • Develop and implement strategies to optimize service delivery, resource use and client satisfaction index in the department.

Annual Salary: 252,144 to 297,006 Rands per year excluding benefits.

Closing Date for Applications: 10 June 2013 

How to Apply: Only postal or hand-delivered applications are accepted. You must fill the government Z83 Application Form .Download application form on >> Z83 Form

No Faxed or Emailed Applications. Candidates can apply for more than 1 post using separate forms.

If you do not receive any communication within 3 months from the closing date – 10 June 2013, then accept that your application was unsuccessful.

Send your job application to:

By Post

Ms M De Wet,

P.Bag X9189

Cape Town 8000


By Hand Delivery

20th Floor,

Golden Acre Building,

Adderley Street,

Cape Town 8000.

Enquiries about this Job Vacancy can be directed to:

Miss T Sigabi – Telephone: 021 469 0301      Toll Free: 0800 60 1011

Documents to be sent with your Application: Z83 Application Form, CV, Recently Certified Photocopies (Personal ID, Driver’s License, Educational Qualifications).Please quote the job reference number in your application.