Current Vacancies

Assistant Supply Chain Manager

The Water Research Commission (WRC) is a dynamic hub for water and sanitation knowledge, innovation and intellectual capital, providing leadership and the support research, development and innovation of water and sanitation solutions. It engages stakeholders and partners involving water and sanitation challenges and opportunities, which are crucial to South-Africa’s sustainable development and economic growth, and is committed to promoting a better quality of life for all. The WRC is a schedule 3A public entity and adherence to required legislation is imperative to the organization’s strategy and values.

Closing Date: 17 February 2020

Communication and Media Relations Manager

The Communication and Media Relations Manager position requires a dynamic individual that will be responsible for systematic planning, implementation and monitoring of the WRC’s Brand. The successful candidate will be responsible for driving all WRC communications and public relations activities in order to build the WRC profile. He/she will be a member of the Innovation and Impact Branch and will be report to the Executive Manager: Knowledge Management and Communications.

Closing Date : 11 February 2020

Digital and Social Media Coordinator

This position calls for a creative, energetic and tech savvy individual to lead the WRC’s digital and social media platforms. The Incumbent will be responsible for providing support to the WRC in relation to key media activations around digital and social media. He/she will form part of the Innovation and Impact Branch and will report to the Communications and Media Relations Manager.

Closing date : 11 February 2020

Advert - Executive Manager People and Culture .pdf

The WRC’s straddles the fine lines between what has traditionally worked and what will work in the future based on the needs strengths and mindset of the future work force. Changing employee expectations, new technologies, increasing globalisation and the need for agility in the turbulent business environment means that tomorrow’s work place will be barely recognizable from today.

Closing date : 21 February 2020


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