The Minister of Public Enterprises, Mr Pravin Gordhan, MP, hereby invites applications from suitable candidates for possible appointment to the Boards of State Owned Companies within the DPE portfolio.
The Minister is the executive authority of the Department of Public Enterprises and the Representative of the sole shareholder, which is Government, in six State Owned Companies (“SOC”). These State Owned Companies are Alexkor SOC Ltd, Denel SOC Ltd, Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd, South African Express Airways SOC Ltd, South African Forestry Company (SAFCOL) and Transnet SOC Ltd. SOCs are tasked with the mandate to achieve the specific commercial and inherent developmental objectives, both derived from Government broad macro and micro economic, trade and social policies. SOCs are obligated to contribute towards the realisation of the Government strategic objectives as outlined in the National Development Plan, the Industrial Policy Action Plan and the Medium Term Strategic Framework, thereby cogently contributing to the restructuring and ownership of our domestic economy.
Government’s vision is to ensure that these SOCs:
There is a need to obtain a mix set of competencies and experience to strengthen and further enhance delivery on the overall functions of the SOC Boards. The final appointments to the Board must address gender, age representation, geographical spread and demographic representation. Potential candidates must have experience in strategic leadership, management and corporate governance and relevant technical or businessareas.
Requirements: Potential candidates must be persons who:
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 25 MAY 2018
Written applications must contain:
Applications may be addressed to:Adv. Melanchton Makobe, Acting Deputy Director-General: Legal & Governance /Ms Orcilla Ruthnam, Chief Director: GovernanceDepartment of Public EnterprisesPrivate Bag X15, Hatfield, 0028Email: Melanchton.firstname.lastname@example.org / Orcilla.email@example.comEnquiries: 012 431 1049 / 1144