Department of Justice and Constitutional Development: Estate Controllers (Nationwide)


SALARY : R201 387 per annum, (Salary will be in accordance with OSD determination).

The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement.

CENTRE : Master of The High Court: Thohoyandou Ref No: 22/26/MAS (X1 Post)

Master of The High Court: Pretoria Ref No: 22/27/MAS (X4 Posts)

Master of The High Court: Grahamstown Ref No: 22/46/MAS (X1 Post)

Master of The High Court: Johannesburg Ref No: 22/47/MAS (X1 Post)

Master of The High Court: Nelspruit Ref No 22/50/MAS (X1 Post)

REQUIREMENTS : An LLB degree or recognized four years legal qualification.

Skills and Competencies: Legal research and drafting; Case flow management; Estate duties; Trust; Dispute resolution; Communication skills (verbal and written); Problem solving; Customer focus; Attention to detail; Computer literacy.

DUTIES : Key Performance Areas: Administer deceased and Insolvent Estates, Curatorship’s; Trusts and all aspects related to the administration thereof; Determine and asses estate duties in terms of the Estate Duties Act; Conduct research and draft legal documents; Render administrative function of the office; Consult with stakeholders in ensuring effective and efficient delivery services; Prepare all monthly management and court reports in the prescribed formats

ENQUIRIES : Mr. C. Msiza Tel No: (012) 315 4754

Mr. R. Chauke Tel No: (012) 315 1329


Quoting the relevant reference number, direct your application to: Postal address: The Human Resources: Department of Justice and Constitutional Development, Private Bag X81, Pretoria, 0001.


Physical address: Application Box, First Floor Reception, East Tower, Momentum Building, 329 Pretorius Street, Pretoria.

NOTE : People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Separate applications must be made quoting the relevant reference.

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