Sonke Gender Justice: HR Administrator

Sonke Gender Justice
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, 20 April, 2018
Opportunity type: 

Sonke Gender Justice (Sonke) works globally and across Africa to strengthen government, civil society and citizen capacity to take action to promote gender equality, prevent domestic and sexual violence and reduce the spread and impact of HIV and AIDS. 

Sonke Gender Justice seeks to appoint a HR Administrator, to be based in Cape Town.

Salary: R159 546 per annum

Report to:  HR Manager and HR Coordinator

The purpose of the position is to provide administrative support to the HR unit in the various Human Resource functions.

  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Development of orientation programme for new employees
  • Leave administration
  • Procurements and travel requests for the HR team
  • Coordination and minute-taking of meetings
  • Exit interviews 
  • Update the organisations organogram monthly
  • Update personnel files  


  • HR Diploma 
  • Minimum of two to three years HR administration experience
  • Confident, assertive communicator who can work comfortably with diverse groups of people and across all levels
  • Writing skills in English and preferably, but not required, another South African language;
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work independently and in a team
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritise work and meet deadlines
  • Planning and time management skills are essential

To apply, submit CV, a motivational letter and contact details of two referees detailing experience to Sonke’s Human Resource Unit via email to

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal

For non-South Africans nationals or permanent residents, it is the responsibility of the applicant to attain a work permit from the Department of Home Affairs, and employment will depend on a valid work permit being in place

If you do not hear from us by 30 April 2018 please consider your application unsuccessful

The organisation reserves the right not to make an appointment
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