STATE LAW ADVISOR LP7- LP8
REF NO: 07/21 / SLA
CENTER: OFFICE OF THE CHIEF STATE LAW ADVISOR: CAPE TOWN
SALARY: R763 212 – R1 266 156. (The salary will be in accordance with the determination of the OSD). The successful candidate must sign a performance agreement.
REQUIREMENTS: LLB or recognized legal qualification of 4 years; At least 5 years of appropriate post-qualification litigation / counseling experience; Admission as a defender or lawyer; Experience in Constitutional Law and Administrative Law will be an added advantage.
SKILLS AND COMPETENCES: Legal research and legislative drafting; Advocacy; Skills for problem solving and decision making; Litigation skills; Good communication skills (written and verbal); Computer literacy; Planning and organization skills; Analytical and report writing skills.
DUTIES: Key areas of performance: Examine, rewrite and certify the Drafts of Law of all National Departments with respect to their constitutionality, quality, form of writing, style of approval and introduction; Appear and provide legal and legislative drafting services in the committees of both houses of parliament; Write legal opinions for all state departments in the sphere of national, provincial and local government and other state bodies; Examine and comment on all draft international agreements and subordinate legislation submitted to the office; Mediating disputes by identifying problems, developing options, considering alternatives, and advising on the mediation process; Advise and draft legal documents that provide a clear motivation / justification; Carry out the functions assigned by the national executive.
NOTE: People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
CONSULTATIONS: Ms. P Leshilo (012) 357–8240
Closes February 15, 2021
APPLICATIONS: Quoting the relevant reference number, direct your request to:
EMAIL ADDRESS: DOJ21-07-SLA@justice.gov.za