German speaking Project Manager Competence Centre Water Management

The Southern African - German Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the officially recognized representative of German business in Southern Africa, with offices in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Lusaka and Maputo, is looking for a


Job description:

  1. Establishing a network of cooperation partners from the private and government sectors from Germany and South Africa
  2. Establishing a formal working group from these partners
  3. Establishing a database of partners and related organisations
  4. Organisation of meetings, conferences, workshops, webinars
  5. Drafting of project proposals for national and regional initiatives
  6. Acquisition, implementation and finalisation of projects in the field of Water Management in cooperation with partner organisations
  7. Drafting agreements and MoU’s for project partners
  8. Quarterly and Annual reports for SA and German partners

Job requirement:

  1. Extensive knowledge on South African water policy, legislation and related initiatives
  2. Sound knowledge of Integrated Water Resource Management and of water-related environmental issues
  3. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both English and German

We are looking for a reliable, flexible team player who is able to work independently and self-motivated, accurately. We expect excellent communication skills, attention to detail and a solution oriented positive mind set.

Successful candidates will have a relevant diploma/ degree and at least 2 years relevant work experience with contactable references.

Starting date: 1 November 2019 or asap thereafter

Remuneration: Market related salary and benefits

If you meet the above mentioned criteria and are interested in the position, please send your application (CV plus cover letter and salary expectations) to: lcomyn(at)