PROJECT CHAMPION: WORLD HERITAGE SITES MANAGEMENT REF NO: CAS 24/2024

SALARY : R552 081 per annum (Level 10)
CENTRE : Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Western Cape Government
REQUIREMENTS : An appropriate Master’s degree in Archaeology or related discipline; A
minimum of 5 years’ appropriate research experience in the related discipline
as well as project management experience. Recommendation: Working
knowledge of World Heritage Nomination processes; Experience in the
following: Heritage sector; Established networks in the South African Heritage
sector; Working knowledge of World Heritage Nomination processes; A valid
code B (or higher) driving licence. Competencies: Knowledge of the following:
World Heritage Convention; Processes of the World Heritage Centre;
Operations of the South African World Heritage Committee; National Heritage
Resources Act and related legislation, regulations, and prescripts; Indigenous
knowledge systems; Understanding of the South African Word heritage sector.
Skills needed: Relating and Networking; Analysing; Delivering Results and
Meeting Customer Expectations; Working with People; Persuading and
Influencing; Presenting; Communicating (Written and verbal); Report writing;
Applying Expertise and Technology; Computer literacy in MS Office Package.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
DUTIES : Coordination of the nomination process and manage the inscription and
operationalisation of the World Heritage Sites; Managing strategic projects of
the Western Cape Government (e.g. World Heritage Sites) and explore their
tourism potential (e.g. Cradle of Human Culture);Raise funds from the donor
community and relevant sector funding in order to protect and develop World
Heritage and other sites and operate these prospective WHSs in terms of the
requirements of the world Heritage Convention and the World Heritage
Committee; Liaise with Heritage Western Cape, the South Africa Heritage
Resources Authority and other relevant bodies that regulate World Heritage
Sites Management and other project matters in the Western Cape; Develop
budget for the World Heritage Sites and other projects in line with relevant
legislations; Coordination of research outputs and identification of stakeholders
in order to ensure project efficacy and efficiency; Development of a
management tool for World Heritage Sites in the Western Cape.
ENQUIRIES : Mr M. Janse Van Rensburg Tel No: (021) 483 5959
APPLICATIONS : To apply submit your application online only: via
http://www.westerncape.gov.za/jobs or https://westerncapegov.erecruit.co

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