Executive and Senior Management

  

ANIMAL CARE MANAGER -  PROMINENT NON-PROFIT ANIMAL CARE  ORGANISATION

REF PSA 226

                                                                         SOUTHERN SUBURBS,

                                                                                          CAPE TOWN

 GOOD PACKAGE INCL PENSION - NPO FIELD

                                        

This positon is seen to be an important Managerial role in this prominent animal welfare organisation, and requires someone who comes with strong leadership skills in managing a large team, but at the same time, who has  managed an animal welfare unit where at times, there is a need to make unemotional decisions around the care of the animals in their long term interest.  

 Your passion for animals will be around the overall provision of care and health support as well as teamwork in providing this service.   WE DO NEED ANIMAL CARE EXPERIENCE IN THIS INSTANCE NOT JUST MANAGERIAL EXPERTISE.  PREFERENCE GIVEN FOR HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE IN RUNNING LARGE KENNELS, CATTERY, ETC IN A SIMILAR TYPE OF CARE UNIT.

 Your managerial  skills will include being able to set up and manage budgets, control all Human Resources aspects such as training, recruitment and discipline within this team, and at the same time, interact with the public and other staff in relation to the effective running of this crucial department in the organisation. The need is for a person who is disciplined, a good organiser, and with a strong focus on detail and systems. In terms of animal care, you will be able to identify health and feeding problems, be able to manage daily operations in animal care and also oversee all supplies and housing issues in this unit.

 It is essential that you will have managed a team of at least ten people, preferably with some formal management training or a degree, and be able to contribute to the Senior Management team to ensure the smooth running of the animal welfare organisation.

 If you meet these criteria,  please send CV and CURRENT  SALARY to pat@anchorexec.co.za

 

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NATIONAL  ADVOCACY  MANAGER – PROMINENT HUMAN  RIGHTS NON-PROFIT ORGANISATION

PSA 425

CAPE TOWN

 NPO SALARY   

 

This long-established and prominent Human Rights organisation, with an extensive reputation in protection and socio-economic security, is looking to appoint a National Advocacy Manager who will have a sound level of experience in the field of social justice, inequality,  poverty alleviation and human rights issues in South Africa.  

The ideal candidate will have:-

  • A post-graduate degree in law or social sciences or similar, and a minimum of five years of senior level work experience in social justice advocacy within the civil society sector.  A strong commitment to human rights and social justice is absolutely essential .
  • Strong Project management and managerial and supervisory skills of at least three years.
  • Excellent communication skills, good links to all media bodies, and an ability to network within relevant bodies and government networks.
  • Public speaking and presentations will be part of the communication requirement.
  • Policy and research experience with an ability to put across complex issues in simple, understandable methods is required.

Other key requirements include:

• Sound knowledge and understanding of key issues in the area of human rights, social justice and poverty

• Sound knowledge and understanding of the broader development and political context in South Africa

• Thorough knowledge of the SA Constitution as well as Government precepts, regulations and laws – with specific

    emphasis on i) Social Security Law; (ii) Constitutional Law, (iii) Administrative Law, (iv) Consumer Law and (v) Labour Law (vi) International

    Law and African/ International human rights instruments and conventions

• Knowledge and understanding of the operational and general functions of  3 spheres of Government, government departments and agencies

• Knowledge and understanding of the role of civil society in building democracy

  • An ability to manage staff and travel on a national basis,  to work as part of the senior level team, and in a manner which projects the ethos and  principles of this organisation at all times.

If you meet the above criteria, please send CV giving   CURRENT INCOME LEVEL AND STRUCTURE to pat@anchorexec.co.za

 

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HORSE AND FARM ANIMAL CARE UNIT,  ANIMAL WELFARE ORGANISATION

REF PSA 221

SOUTHERN SUBURBS,  CAPE TOWN

MARKET RELATED NON-PROFIT SALARY 

This well established animal welfare organisation is looking to appoint a person who has managerial capacity within the animal welfare field, and who has sound background in managing staff, and administration.  This unit is involved in care and adoption of Horses, and Farm animals and needs strong understanding of the problems that can arise in this type of unit.  It is essential that you will have hjad strong experience in dealing with horses in particular.

 There is a need to manage grooms, ensure that all procedures are strictly adhered to and in particular, being able to manage the assessment of animals being brought into the unit.  Animals that have been abused, and need to be brought to good health, need correct assessment for treatment by the vet or other specialists, and once in good health, the adoption process needs to be strictly managed in accordance with the required regulations. 

 The position requires someone who has good budgetary controls, well-organised administration skills, and able to manage and motivate staff in the unit.   There is also a need to network within other organisations that deal in this sector, and to be proactive, firm and energetic in dealing with the day to day issues that arise in this type of unit.

 If you meet these criteria,  please send CV and CURRENT  SALARY to pat@anchorexec.co.za

 

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