Director Supply Chain Management, Dpt of Health, Head Office, Cape Town, Western Cape Government

Job Title Director Supply Chain Management        Vacancies Available: 1

Function: Provide strategic direction for Supply Chain Management in the department, Procurement advice and implementation including assessment, Contract Management, Moveable Asset and Inventory Management in all departments, Financial & Human Resources Planning and Management.

Employer: – Dpt of Health, Head Office, Cape Town, Western Cape Government

Job Reference No:  N/A

Minimum Educational Requirements:

·         Appropriate Degree or Diploma


  • Extensive experience in procurement
  • Broad knowledge of strategic sourcing
  • Extensive experience in Supply Chain Management on a managerial level.
  • Experience in handling litigation involving procurement matters

Competences (Knowledge & Skills):

  • Proven knowledge of SCM procedures, preferential procurement and BBBEE
  • Proven knowledge of inventory and asset management
  • Knowledge of SCM systems
  • Excellent networking and communication skills (verbal & written)
  • Strong conceptual and formulation skills
  • Strong leadership team building and interpersonal skills
  • Computer literacy (Windows,Word,Excel)
  • Proficiency in at least 2 of the 3 official languages spoken in the Western Cape

Annual Salary:   771,306 Rands per year (partly custom structured package)

Closing Date for Applications: 5 July 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

Miss C. Versfeld

The Director,

Human Resources Management,

Department of Health,

P.Bag 2060

Cape Town 8000

Enquiries about this Job Vacancy can be directed to:

Mr. J Jooste – Telephone: 021 483 4479

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.