Town Clerk || Municipality Of Chegutu

  • Chegutu

Municipality Of Chegutu

DUE : 03 FEB 2023

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to fill the above-mentioned vacancy that has arisen within the Municipality of Chegutu.
The Town Clerk is the Accounting Officer and Chief Advisor to Council and is expected to proffer overall leadership in the provision of service delivery and strategic direction to the Municipality in line with stakeholder expectations. Reporting to His Worship, the Mayor.

DUTIES
Helps determine Council’s vision, mission, values, and goals through championing the formulation of the Municipality strategy and supervising its implementation.
Monitoring and evaluating Council’s service delivery standards to stakeholders.
Providing general oversight of all Municipality’s functions and overseeing the effective management of its financial resources including budgeting, reporting, and auditing.
Setting performance benchmarks for Heads of Departments in line with the Municipality’s strategic policy direction.

Ensuring the drafting of by-laws, filing of legal and regulatory documents, and monitoring legal compliance.
Serving as the Chief Engagement person for the Municipality and ensuring representation of the Municipality at various levels.
Providing executive leadership and counsel in the formulation of broad corporate strategies and policies relating to service delivery.
Effective management of the Council’s human capital resources and assets’ management.
Setting performance targets for Directors in terms of Council policy.
Interfacing between the organization, stakeholders, and the wider community.

REQUIREMENTS
Degree in Social Sciences, Accounting/ Finance, or any other relevant degree from a reputable university.

Post Graduate qualification in Business Administration, Public Policy or Public Sector Management is a must.
Not less than 10 years of demonstrable and proven experience at the senior management level in a local government or public sector environment
The successful candidate must possess excellent people management and good writing skills.
At least 35 years of age.
A citizen of Zimbabwe
Strictly no criminal record.
A competitive package commensurate with the demands and expectations arising from such senior position.

TO APPLY
Soft copies in a single continuous PDF file of each of the following: application letter, certified copies of educational and professional certificates, national identity card, birth certificate, and curriculum vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place, and date of birth, qualifications, and previous employment and experience, present salary, date of availability, telephone number, email address, names and addresses of three referees including email addresses should be sent to: chegutumunicipality@gmail.com or hand delivered to:

His Worship, the Mayor
Councilor Henry Muchatibaya
CHEGUTU MUNICIPALITY
P.O. Box 34
CHEGUTU