Careers

City of Cape Town – SENIOR PROFESSIONAL OFFICER: URBAN DESIGN

Location: CIVIC CENTRE, CAPE TOWN
Listing Architect: CITY OF CAPE TOWN

JOB OPPORTUNITY
SPATIAL PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENT ● URBAN PLANNING AND DESIGN
SENIOR PROFESSIONAL OFFICER: URBAN DESIGN
TCOE SALARY COMMENCING FROM R961 945 – R1453 221 PER ANNUM
REF NO: SPE 36/23 ● LOCATION: CIVIC CENTRE, CAPE TOWN

Requirements:
* A professional postgraduate qualification in Urban Design (e.g. MUD or MCPUD) as well as an undergraduate Built Environment degree (preferably Architecture: BTech or BAS or B.Hon), recognised by the relevant professional accreditation body
* Minimum of 5 years relevant experience at an appropriate level
* Experience in local Government will serve as an advantage
* A valid Code EB driver’s licence

Key Performance Areas:
* Manage the design and implementation of the capital programmes and projects of the department emanating from the planning process
* Provide specialist planning, design and project management services and coordination to the packaging of large scale or complex strategic local area forward planning and development initiatives
* Manage the development of urban design frameworks to ensure the achievement of positive urban design outcomes in with regard to strategic projects
* Manage and develop city wide urban design strategies, principles, policies and guidelines
* Assess and monitor compliance of complex urban development proposals to urban design guidelines and policies
* Facilitate participation of relevant stakeholders in the identification, development and adoption of urban design strategies, policies, guidelines and urban design projects and programmes
* Support the processes relating to the development of urban design strategies, policies and guidelines

Please apply online at www.capetown.gov.za/careers (external applicants) or via the SAP Portal (internal applicants) unless otherwise stated.
By submitting your application for a position at the City of Cape Town, you are consenting that the personal information submitted as part of your application may be used for the purposes of the Recruitment and Selection process.
Closing date: 04 August 2023
* Please quote the reference number of the vacancy in all communications.
* Certified copies of qualifications must be available on request.
* Copies of supporting documents will not be returned.
* Kindly note that applications will not be acknowledged in writing.
* Visit our website at www.capetown.gov.za/careers
* No late applications will be considered.