Board Prosecutor

  • Full Time
  • City Centre, South Africa

Manamela Manoko

Board
Prosecutor

Permanent Position

Remuneration: An
all-inclusive package of
R390
350
per annum

The
South African Board for Sheriffs (SABFS) is

responsible for the maintenance of the
esteem of, the

enhancement of the status of, and the improvement of

the
standard of training of and functions performed by

sheriffs, in a manner that
enhances access to justice.

The
Board seeks to appoint a progressive, service-

oriented and results-driven
individual to effectively

provide innovative, cost-effective and value-added

prosecution services to the SABFS, and to ensure good corporate governance
within the Sheriffs’ profession.

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION

The
main purpose of the post is to prepare and handle

disciplinary inquiries where
sheriffs have committed

improper conduct. Files formal applications for

suspension, removal, drafting of charge letters, general

litigation and
criminal action against sheriffs. Job also

entails dealing with Legal and
Complaints within the

legal department when required to do so.

SCOPE

The
Legal & Complaints Division is the organisations

technical branch,
providing highly skilled & expert

support regarding issues of law and
processing &

resolving all complaints and claims received about sheriffs
nationally. The incumbent is responsible for the

handling of sensitive and
complex disciplinary matters including preparation of the charge sheet;
inspection

reports, suspensions, removal applications and criminal proceedings.

For
more information about the key performance areas as well as other requirements,
please visit our website at http://www.sheriffs.org.za/vacancies
for a complete job

description.

QUALIFICATIONS &
EXPERIENCE

·
Minimum
7- 10 years’ experience as a prosecutor or in

the legal field where the leading
of evidence was a strong

component of the job.

·
Knowledge
of criminal law will be advantageous.

·
Strong
evidence/ litigation experience.

·
Ability
to prepare complex applications for suspension

and removal, completed LLB
degree and member of

relevant legal bodies.

·
Excellent
communication skills (written& verbal)

·
Demonstrate
knowledge of the Sheriffs Act, Regulations, Code of Conduct and supporting
legislation applicable to the sheriffs’ profession.

·
Computer
literacy and report writing.

·
Valid
Code 8 driver’s license.

NOTE: The
South African Board for Sheriffs encourage applications from people with
Disabilities.

Communication
will be limited to shortlisted candidates

only.

APPLICATION PROCESS

A
letter of application together with an update Curriculum Vitae and certified
copies of qualifications, should be

submitted to [email protected]

Closing date: 21 August 2020