South Africa nationals: Deputy Director (Environmental Legal Support Services)

Western Cape Government
Cape Town, South Africa
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
Experience Level: 
Junior (3-4 Years)
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)


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Job Purpose

The Department of Environmental Affairs and Development Planning, Western Cape Government has an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified and competent individual to ensure provision of standard litigation, legal and legislation services to the department. This position is based in Cape Town.

Minimum Requirements

An appropriate 4 year tertiary qualification in Law (LLB, B.Juris or B.Proc degree or higher) ; A minimum of 3 years’ management experience.


Admitted as an attorney or advocate of the High Court, who has duly completed the Law Society of South Africa board examinations or national bar examination.

Key Performance Areas

Manage the following: litigation matters involving the department; Standard functional and operational legal support; Legislation development; Performance and information management and reporting; Manage the operation of the subdirectorate.