Project Officer: Just Transition to a Decarbonised Economy for South Africa (JUST SA) Project
  Nov 14, 2022     News, Careers, Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Energy Services

GreenCape is hiring! 

The company is looking to recruit a Project Officer: Just Transition to a Decarbonised Economy for South Africa (JUST SA) Project.

Access the full job description here.

Job Description

The core responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Co-ordination, completion and/or verification of 6 month and annual progress reports;
  • Milestone tracking, and updates from project team on progress on a monthly basis;
  • Co-ordination of stakeholder engagements, workshops, project steering committee meetings, board meetings and advisory meetings;
  • Management and maintenance of stakeholder data in the CRM system;
  • Compilation of meeting minutes and other engagement evidence (e.g. trip reports);
  • Assistance with service provider procurement and evaluation;
  • Printing and compilation of reports for international courier;
  • Ad-hoc engagement with the funder and the other project partners, as necessary
  • Supporting the project team on the execution of assigned tasks, which may involve travelling to Mpumalanga; and
  • Maintaining and updating information in the project repository.

Contract Length

This is a full-time contract position of 40 hours per week, until 31 March 2024. The contract will be renewed to a longer duration subject to GreenCape’s standard contracting conditions. Contract renewal will depend on performance and the project requirements of the organisation at the time. There will be a three-month probation period for this position.

Remuneration will be market-related, with the recognition that GreenCape is a not-for-profit organisation. Medical aid is offered as an employee benefit (subject to some conditions).

Offers made will take qualifications, experience and level of responsibility into account.

Application Details

Queries can be submitted via email to the Human Resources Manager via The deadline for submitting applications is Friday 25 November 2022.

Applications must include:

  • All applicants must complete the GreenCape online application form. You can complete the application form by accessing this link;
  • A letter of motivation;
  • A detailed curriculum vitae (CV);
  • Copies of academic transcripts;
  • Proof of eligibility to work in South Africa (copy of SA ID or work permit).

 Access the full job description here.

Please note, GreenCape reserves the right not to appoint this position. Furthermore, it also reserves the right to change the role in response to applicant abilities and interests. Preference will be given to designated groups and people with disabilities. All appointments will be done in accordance with our Employment Equity Plan.