Landscape Administrator

at CapeNature
Location Vanrhynsdorp, Vanrhynsdorp, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Admin & Office
Work Hours Day
Salary 219034
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR


Job Description


CapeNature is inviting applications for a Landscape Administrator position within Conservation Operations, Landscape West.  The ideal candidate would be a dynamic and energetic person with excellent communication, analytical and reporting skills.  The position will report to the Landscape Manager: West. The purpose of the job is to support and assist the Landscape Manager in providing administrative support & assistance as well as undertaking day-to-day work/tasks.




KPA 1- Office Management and Administration:


Provide administrative assistance to the Landscape Manager: assist with managing planning processes, meetings, workshops and related documents, work plans and processes.

Ensure all administrative functions are completed as per the agreed Performance Agreement

Ensure high quality of communication outputs and customer service by the Landscape Managers office: ensure effective communication with government agencies, partner organisations and within CapeNature.

Organising events and conferences, inclusive of all logistics eg. Catering

Undertake effective and efficient office administration: typing, filing, dealing with correspondence (including sensitive information).


KPA 2 - Diary Management and Logistics:


Manage and make travel arrangements, submit relevant requisitions and claims, coordinate dates for meetings and schedule performance related engagements for manager and team members.

Arrange for refreshments at meetings and trainings

Effectively Manage the diary of the Landscape Manager.


KPA 3 – Supply Chain Management


Assist with supply chain queries for West Landscape to ensure procurement are done within prescribed policies and regulations

Implement systems of control for overall office management

Maintain asset registers and manage assets according to CapeNature policy and procedures


KPA 4 - Financial Management:


Procure goods and services and maintain accurate records for all financial transactions and complete variance reports to ensure management of annual expenses within the provided budget.

Support the Landscape Administrator Officer with ensuring internal and financial control measures are in place in the West Landscape to ensure integrity of financial information.

KPA 5 - Minute Taking


Compile agendas, take minutes and distribute agendas and minutes of meetings.

Ensure that the paper, electronic and audio recordings are appropriately captured and stored.




Grade 12

At least 5 years’ appropriate experience in Finance and or Administration.

A valid Code B driver’s license

A good working knowledge of the MS Office suite particularly MS Outlook, MS. Word, and MS Excel.

Good interpersonal and analytical skills.

Good oral and written communication skills in in two official languages of the Western Cape.




Strong analytical, strategic and creative problem solving skills

People skills and customer service focused

Ability to function independently and within a team

Willingness to travel

Understanding of PFMA and related public sector supply chain processes


Interested candidates can send their CV