General Manager (AA) (Ref: SEGM)
Remuneration: R

Position in the Design sector in Pietermaritzburg - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Thursday 30 January 2020
Job Description:

A Leading NGO in the development sector primarily supports low income communities in accessing land, basic services and housing and seek a General Manager to oversee Operations and Programmes.


This is an Affirmative Action post on a 2 year renewable contract.


Main job function

·         Be responsible for operational planning, delivery, planning and financial and human resource management;

·         Establish and maintain clear lines of reporting and responsibility between the Board of Direcors, oustsourced finance team, funders and clients

·         Manage and motivate a small complement of in-house staff and an outsourced finance team

·         Project and Manage the agreed profile of the organization and build / maintain effective stakeholder relations

·         Diversity and grow funding base to achieve long term sustainablity;


·         A post graduate qualification in built environment discipline or equivalent experience;


·         5-7 years’ management experience, preferably in the non-profit sector;

·         A minimum of 3 years’ experience in budgeting, risk assessment, financial management, verbal and written communication, human resource and diversity management skills;

·         Ability to manage multi – disciplinary teams;

·         Clean code EB driving license and own vehicle;



A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Sian Morgan