IEC Area Manager Needed Apply Now


The Electoral Commission plays a vital role in ensuring fair and transparent elections in our country. As we approach the 2024 National and Provincial Government Elections, we are seeking dedicated individuals to join us in our mission. The role of an Area Manager is pivotal in assisting the Electoral Commission with logistical and administrative tasks to ensure the smooth conduct of elections in the designated area, NW405 – JB Marks.

Job Purpose:
As an Area Manager, your primary responsibility will be to support the Electoral Commission in executing its duties effectively. You will oversee various logistical and administrative aspects related to the 2024 National and Provincial Government Elections. This includes coordinating election activities, managing resources, and ensuring compliance with electoral procedures.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Logistical Coordination: Coordinate the logistics of election operations within the NW405 – JB Marks area. This involves planning and organizing the distribution of election materials, setting up polling stations, and ensuring accessibility for voters.
  2. Administrative Support: Provide administrative assistance to election staff and officials. This includes organizing meetings, preparing documentation, and maintaining accurate records related to election procedures and activities.
  3. Resource Management: Manage resources efficiently to support election operations. This includes overseeing the allocation of equipment, transportation, and personnel to ensure smooth functioning during the electoral process.
  4. Compliance Monitoring: Ensure compliance with electoral laws, regulations, and guidelines. Monitor the implementation of electoral procedures to uphold transparency, fairness, and integrity throughout the election process.
  5. Stakeholder Engagement: Foster positive relationships with stakeholders involved in the electoral process, including political parties, community organizations, and government agencies. Collaborate effectively to address concerns and facilitate cooperation in electoral activities.
  6. Problem-solving: Address any issues or challenges that arise during the electoral process promptly and effectively. Implement corrective measures as needed to mitigate risks and maintain the credibility of the election.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent qualification.
  • Previous experience in election management, administration, or related fields is desirable.
  • Strong organizational and coordination skills, with the ability to multitask effectively.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact with diverse stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in computer applications such as Microsoft Office for data management and reporting.
  • Ability to work under pressure and adapt to changing circumstances during the electoral process.
  • Knowledge of electoral laws, regulations, and procedures is advantageous.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Fixed Term Contract for the duration of the 2024 National and Provincial Government Elections.
  • Monthly salary of R3,700, inclusive of a R220 cellular phone allowance for the election month.
  • Opportunity to contribute to the democratic process and make a positive impact on society.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

To assist you in the application process for the Area Manager position with the Electoral Commission for the NW405 – JB Marks area, we’ve compiled a list of frequently asked questions along with their answers:

  1. What are the qualifications required for the Area Manager position?
  • The minimum qualification is a high school diploma or equivalent. Previous experience in election management or related fields is desirable but not mandatory.
  1. What does the job entail on a day-to-day basis?
  • As an Area Manager, your responsibilities include logistical coordination, administrative support, resource management, compliance monitoring, stakeholder engagement, and problem-solving related to election operations in the NW405 – JB Marks area.
  1. What is the duration of the contract for the Area Manager position?
  • The contract is fixed-term and lasts for the duration of the 2024 National and Provincial Government Elections.
  1. Is there a salary and benefits package for this position?
  • Yes, the position offers a monthly salary of R3,700, inclusive of a R220 cellular phone allowance for the election month. Additional benefits may vary depending on the specific terms of the contract.
  1. How can I apply for the Area Manager position?
  • To apply, visit the Electoral Commission’s official website, review the job description, prepare your application documents (resume/CV and cover letter), and submit them through the designated application portal or email address before the specified deadline.
  1. When is the application deadline?
  • The application deadline for the Area Manager position will be clearly stated in the job posting. Please ensure that your application is submitted before the deadline to be considered for the role.
  1. What is the interview process like for this position?
  • Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews to further assess their suitability for the role. The interview process may involve discussions about qualifications, experience, and motivation for joining the Electoral Commission.
  1. Who can I contact if I have further questions about the application process?
  • If you have any additional questions or require further assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact the Electoral Commission through the provided channels on their website. Our team is here to support you throughout the application process.

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