Specialist: Incubation Projects

at Small Enterprise Development Agency
Location Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Business Operations
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary 507409
Salary Units YEAR
Currency ZAR

Description

 

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB

 

To facilitate the implementation of the Seda incubation strategy,

capacitate and support technology business incubators to ensure the

development of competitive and sustainable enterprises

 

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS

 

 Provide operational support in the establishment of

technology business incubation and accelerators in

accordance with Seda’s Incubation strategy

 Provide operational support to existing and new technology

business incubators (TBI’s) and accelerators

 Monitor and evaluate TBI’s and accelerators performance and

recommend appropriate interventions

 Network and build effective linkages with relevant

stakeholders

 Manage the effective performance and efficiency levels of a

portfolio of incubators /accelerators

 Facilitate and/or provide mentoring and coaching of incubator

/accelerator Centre Managers

 

REQUIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATION

 

 Matric (NQF Level 4) plus a National Diploma (NQF Level 6) in

Operations Management or Business Management or

Incubation Management or Entrepreneurship Management or

Project Management or Computer Science.

 Bachelor Degree (NQF Level 7) in Operations Management or

Business Management or Incubation Management or

Entrepreneurship Management or Computer Science or Project

Management as added advantage

 

INHERENT JOB REQUIREMENT

 

 A valid South African driver’s licence

 

REQUIRED WORK EXPERIENCE

 

 4-6 years’ experience in Enterprise Development/Technology

Business Incubation and Business Advising

 Proven experience in an innovation and technology-driven

industry or organization

 Experience in assessing the viability and sustainability of small

enterprises

 In depth understanding of the enterprise development and

incubation/accelerators ecosystem

 Project Management experience

 Advanced Computer literacy - MS Office and MS Projects

 Valid South African Drivers Licence

 

CRITICAL COMPETENCIES

 

 Advisory Service

 Communication

 Stakeholder Engagement

 Analytical

 Business Acumen

 Problem-Solving & Decision-Making

 Planning & Organising

 Monitoring & Evaluation

 Performance Driven

 Administrative Diligence

 Team Work

 Adaptability & Flexibility

 Policy Adherence

 Negotiation

 Basic Computer Skills

 Financial Acumen

 Office Management

 

Interested candidates can send their CV