Wits 2022 Application – Deputy Vice Chancellor




  • Full Time
  • Soweto, Gauteng, SA

University of the Witwatersrand



Job Description:

The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg seeks to appoint a Deputy Vice-Chancellor: People Development and Culture (DVC: PDC) on a 5 year fixed-period contract, which may be renewed for a further 5 years based on the performance of the incumbent. The full remit of the DVC: PDC portfolio will be determined once a successful candidate has been appointed.

Job Requirements:

  • High level financial management, and an understanding of the institutional strategy and financial framework of a research intensive university;
  • Effective stewardship of the functions, which fall under the portfolio at a central and faculty level;
  • Demonstrable experience in a senior managerial position in a university or similar institution;
  • Knowledge of the higher education sector in South Africa and Africa;
  • Ability to execute strategy, and effective strategic planning and administration;
  • Ability to lead and manage diverse teams, and have strong communication skills;
  • Ability to effectively interact and engage different stakeholders, internally and externally;

Job Details:

Company: University of the Witwatersrand

Job Category: Education

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Soweto, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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