Science and Technology Officer

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Science and Technology Officer

  • Post Date:March 2, 2022
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  • Career Level Officer
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
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Job Description

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT: No. 1 of 2022

The Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Innovation, Science and Technology Development is inviting applications from suitable qualified job seekers to fill the post of SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OFFICER at Head Office in the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Innovation, Science and Technology Development.

REPORTS TO : DEPUTY DIRECTOR, RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND INNOVATION

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide technical expertise on STI
  • Facilitate the identification and development of proposals on Sand T and R and D projects for support by the Ministry.
  • Monitor and evaluate projects being implemented by the Ministry
  • Design and Implement R&D evaluation mechanisms and indicators of R&D institutions
  • Assist in the mobilisation of resources for scientific research, innovation and development
  • Provide support to ensure efficiency in R&D.
  • Assist in implementing local, regional and international linkages for collaborative research
  • Receive budget and other financial requirements from institutions and agencies for consideration by the Ministry
  • Organise and attend meetings and workshops
  • Undertake work assigned by the Deputy Director
  • Receive and process reports from institutions and agencies

Qualifications, Experience and Attributes

  • First degree in Computer Science
  • A postgraduate degree in any scientific field will be an added advantage
  • Analytical, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Good communication skills and the ability to write reports
  • 5 years working experience in a science and technology field
  • Thorough understanding of the current national development policies, programmes and priorities

Applications must be submitted to:

The Permanent Secretary
The Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Innovation, Science and Technology Development Head Office,
Mgandani Dhlodlo Building

Email address: [email protected]

Closing Date: Friday, 04 March, 2022