Community Organisation Resource Centre: Technical Coordinator

Deadline: 15 April 2016 - 12:00am


Where: Cape Town

The Community Organisation Resource Centre (CORC) is a non-governmental organisation that supports the social processes of community-based organisations that want to work for themselves, by facilitating engagements with formal actors like the State.

CORC seeks to appoint a Technical Coordinator, based in Cape Town.

His/her main role will be to oversee and guide the various projects.

The Technical Coordinator will report to the Manager: Financial, Technical and Project Support.


  • Project management implementation;
  • Facilitate partnerships between stakeholders and communities;
  • Support, design and implementation of community led informal settlement upgrade projects; and
  • Work with communities in a participatory manner.


  • Matric;
  • Postgraduate diploma/certificate in project management or architecture;
  • A valid driver’s license;
  • Architectural or design experience;
  • Minimum of two years of experience working nonprofit organisation experience;
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in a similar position;
  • Proficient in AutoCAD or other design applications;
  • Knowledge of human settlement policy;
  • Experience in project management;
  • Basic knowledge of building regulations;
  • Report writing skills;
  • Computer literacy;
  • Ability to give attention to detail;
  • Organising  and coordination qualities;
  • Communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Negotiating skills;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Self-motivated and resourceful;
  • Ability to multi-task;
  • Ability to operate under tight deadlines and time pressures; and
  • Build and maintain and retain relationships

To apply, send a CV and motivation letter to [email protected]. Indicate the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.

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

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