SALARY : R121 290 per annum, Level: 06 
CENTRE : Head Office (Pretoria) REQUIREMENTS : A Senior or equivalent certificate and the following subjects: English, Mathematics, 


Accountancy, Economics, Physical Science or any commercial subjects, plus 
substantial appropriate experience or progress towards a relevant tertiary 
qualification PLUS the following key competencies 2Knowledge of: Statistics and 
database administration. Spreadsheets and word processing softwareiMinerals 
and the South African mining industryiFiling systems  2Skills: Ability to use 
computer systemsiSystematic and organisedi Able to recognise anomalies and 
correct errors2Communication: Excellent written and verbal communication 
skills2Creativity: Ability to analyze and compile data. 
DUTIES : KRA’s: Validate and enter statistical information submitted by mining companies on 
to the SAMINDEX database system within specified timeframesiLiaise with mines 
where figures are questionable or have not been receivediEnsure that statistical 
returns are filed in accordance with Departmental policies and the National Archives 
and Records Service of South Africa ActiProvide clerical support to the 
Directorate: Mineral Economics. Extract information from SAMINDEX and related 
databases, and make prepare reports to client specifications Assist with specialised 
data management duties. 
ENQUIRIES : Ms M Galane / Mr M Kohler 012 444 3735/4 

 APPLICATIONS : The Director-General, Department of Mineral Resources, Private Bag X59, Arcadia, 
0007, or hand delivered to 70 Mentjies and Schoeman Street, Trevenna Campus, 
CLOSING DATE : 15 June 2012 
NOTE : Applications should be on Z83, signed and dated and must be accompanied by a 
comprehensive CV, and certified copies of qualifications as well as ID which are not 
older than three months. Confirmation of final appointment will be subject to a 
positive security clearance. Due to the large number of responses anticipated, 
correspondence will be limited to short listed candidates only. Short listed 
candidates will be contacted within three weeks after the closing date. All 
applications must be sent to the address provided above, and Not to the specific 
region(s) NOTE: The successful candidates will be required to sign a performance 
agreement within three (3) months of appointment.  See the origional Ad in PDF