Specialist: Strategic Research
SASSA is a dynamic organisation that provides a range of essential services to a diverse group of South Africans. With offices countrywide, our operational structures aspire to embrace all that is state-of-the-art, offices that are modern and an environment designed to stimulate the worker to achieve, enjoy, progress and prosper.
Specialist: Strategic Research
Salary: R334 545 - R 394 065 p.a. excluding benefits
Location: Head Office – Pretoria (Ref No.: SAS ST01/03/1802)
Candidates should hold a B degree or 3 year tertiary qualification in the relevant field coupled with 3 -5 years' relevant experience;
Experience in the sphere of practical research will be added advantage; Knowledge of social security legislation; Candidates must be
willing to travel and be conversant with the technology in research; Computer literacy and a valid driver licence are essential.
The incumbent will assist with conducting of strategic research on institutional, organisational, service delivery and administration
reforms; Assist with conducting of research on existing social security systems, processes and structures; Assist with conducting of
research on social security policy; Assist to communicate research findings for decision making.
Preference will be given to African Female / Person with Disability followed by African Male and white Male, respectively as at
the time of appointment.
Important notes: All these positions are advertised with the minimum requirements. Appointments will be subjected to compulsory preemployment
screening in the form of qualification, reference, ITC, criminal checks and compulsory competency assessment (where
applicable). It is our intention to promote representivity in terms of race, gender and disability through the filling of this post and
candidates whose appointment will promote representivity will receive preference. It is the applicant's responsibility to have foreign
qualifications evaluated by South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) prior to the selection process. SASSA is under no obligation to
fill a post after the advertisement thereof. Please note: All SASSA staff are subjected to compulsory security vetting on appointment.
Faxed or e-mailed applications will not be accepted. Should candidates wish to apply for more than 1 post, separate application forms
should be completed and sent to the relevant SASSA office on or before the Closing date: 20 March 2018.
Applicants interested in applying for these posts should send their applications (CV, recently certified copies of qualifications, driver's
license, ID including a fully completed and signed Z83 form) quoting the relevant reference number to the relevant address:
Head Office: Attention: Manager: HCM, Postal address: SASSA P/Bag x55662, Arcadia, Pretoria,0083. Hand delivery: SASSA House,
501 Prodinsa Building, Cnr Steve Biko Rd (Beatrix) and Pretorius Street, Arcadia, 0001. Enquiries: Mr Tlou Moloto 012 400 2326.
If you have not been contacted within 3 months after the closing date of the advertisement, please accept that your application has been
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