SACAP vacancy : Secretary to the Senior Manager - Legal and Compliance


SACAP vacancy : Secretary to the Senior Manager - Legal and Compliance


The South African Council for the Architectural Profession (SACAP) is a regulatory body for the Architectural Profession. SACAP's primary role is to protect the public by maintaining a register of Architectural Professionals, within the profession through a Code of Professional Conduct, the identification of work that may be performed by registered persons and publishing guidelines for professional fees.

SACAP is looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic and energetic person to join SACAP as a Secretary to the Senior Manager: Legal and Compliance.

Position: Secretary to the Senior Manager Legal and Compliance

To provide secretarial and administrative support to the Senior Manager Legal and Compliance.

Role Description:
The candidate will be responsible for the following:

 Administrative support for the Department

  • Develop, implement and maintain effective administrative system processes and practice standards.
  • Act as Project Administrator when there are special projects in the Department.
  • Co-ordinate the logistic of events and functions for the Department.
  • Assist the Senior Manager with the compilation of reports and presentations.

Record keeping systems for Legal and Compliance Department

  • Develop and manage a record keeping system.
  • Maintain records of all correspondence, legal as well as Investigating Committee and Tribunal documents.


  • Assist with the sourcing and recording of research information.

Co-ordinate meeting activities for the Department

  • Manage arrangements for all departmental meetings.
  • Prepare draft agenda and submit to the Senior Manager for approval.
  • Identify and collate required meeting information and reports.
  • Record meetings and compile minutes.

Office and Resource Management

  • Assist the Senior Manager with the management of risks, safety and security in the Department.
  • Assist with the management of tools of trade and equipment provided to the Department.
  • Assist with financial administration in the Department.

 Job Requirements:

  • Matric plus Secretarial Diploma.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a secretarial role.

In this position you will be reporting to SACAP’s Senior Manager: Legal and Compliance.

Closing date: 29 April 2016

If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, your application was unsuccessful.  SACAP's reserves the right to make appointments or not. 

Please submit your CV and copies of your qualification to

E-mail address:
Address: 1st floor, Lakeside Place, Cnr Ernest Oppenheimer and Queen Street, Bruma, 2026.