Lecturer : Commerce (Independent Contractor) - Pretoria Campus - N/A09178
Code/Reference:
N/A09178
Applications accepted until:
2019-04-26
Number of Openings
1

Campus/Business Unit:

Varsity College Pretoria

Direct Reporting Line:

Programme Manager

Job Purpose:

Varsity College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE). The IIE enjoys the reputation of being at the forefront of private higher education in South Africa, and is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) to provide higher education qualifications accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE).

The IIE'S Varsity College in Pretoria have lecturer vacancies in the Commerce Department for the following qualifications for the 2019 academic year:

Lecturer : Bachelor of Commerce (Vacancies)

  1. Information and Knowledge Management
  2. Economics
  3. Business Management
  4. Project Management
  5. Quantitative Techniques
  6. Retail Management

1. Lecturing: Bachelor of Commerce : Information and Knowledge Management :

Minimum Requirements : 

€¢ Honours in Information & Knowledge Management

Alternatively:

€¢ Honours in one of the Business related fields (e.g. information knowledge, entrepreneurship, risk, supply chain or project management) €“ with Knowledge Management to the third year level
€¢ Bachelor degree with Information Knowledge Management or a similarly related field (e.g. entrepreneurship, risk, supply chain or project management) to the third year level PLUS either an MBA or a postgraduate diploma in business or education
Experience:
€¢ Lecturing experience in Information knowledge management/ business management/ risk/ supply chain /project management
€¢ Work experience in the fields of risk, entrepreneurship, supply chain or project management/ knowledge manager/ information manager (officer)
€¢ Being involved in the process of analysis and the components and functions of optimisation in the operational process.

2. Lecturing: Economics:

€¢ Honours in Economics

Alternatively:

€¢ Honours degree in one of the Business related fields with Economics to third year level.
€¢ Bachelor degree with Economics or a similar related field to the third year level PLUS either an MBA or a postgraduate diploma in business or education.

Experience:

€¢ Lecturing experience in Economics is critical due to the nature and complexity of this module
€¢ Work or lecturing experience as an econometrician or consultant in this field
€¢ Work experience as an economist

3. Lecturing: Business Management:

€¢ Honours in Business Management; Strategic Management; or Entrepreneurship.

Alternatively:

€¢ Honours in one of the Business Management related fields (e.g. entrepreneurship, contemporary, general; strategic; project; supply chain/logistics management) with management to the third year of an undergraduate degree.
€¢ A Bachelor degree with Business Management or a similarly related field (e.g. entrepreneurship, contemporary, general; strategic; project; supply chain/logistics management) to the third year level PLUS either an MBA/MBL or a postgraduate diploma in business or education.

Experience:

€¢ Lecturing experience in general, contemporary and/or strategic management/ entrepreneurship/ risk management/ supply chain and or logistics management/ project management.
€¢ Work experience as a general or strategic manager/ risk management/ entrepreneurship/ supply chain management/ project management.
€¢ Being involved in the process of analysis and the components and functions of optimisation in the operational process (Theory of Constraint).
€¢ Having completed a Bachelor of Business Administration with business management as major up to third year and relevant industry experience.

4. Lecturing: Project Management

Honours in Project Management

Alternatively:

€¢ Honours degree in one of the Business related fields (e.g. entrepreneurship, risk, supply chain or project management) - with Project Management to the third year level
€¢ Bachelor degree with Project Management or a similarly related field (e.g. entrepreneurship, risk, supply chain or business management) to the third year level PLUS either an MBA or a postgraduate diploma in business or education
€¢ Experience:
€¢ Lecturing experience in Project Management/ entrepreneurship/ risk/ supply chain/ retail management
€¢ Work experience as a project manager/ risk, entrepreneurship/ supply chain management/ retail management

5. Lecturing: Quantitative Techniques

€¢ Any Honours degree with Statistics/ Mathematics up to the third year level.

Alternatively:

€¢ Honours in one of the Business related fields (e.g. economics, entrepreneurship, risk, supply chain or project management) €“ with Statistics/ Mathematics to a third year level
€¢ Bachelor degree with Statistics/ Mathematics or a similarly related field (e.g. entrepreneurship, risk, supply chain or project management) to the third year level PLUS either an MBA or a postgraduate diploma in business or education
Experience:
€¢ Lecturing experience in Statistics/Mathematics
€¢ Work experience as a statistician (e.g. STATSSA)/in a business related field
€¢ Quantitative research with a strong emphasis on statistics.

6. Lecturing: Retail Management 

€¢ Honours in Business specialising in Retail; Marketing; and/or Sales Management

Alternatively:

€¢ Honours in one of the Business related fields (e.g. marketing, retail or sales management) €“ with Retail Management to the third year level
€¢ Bachelor degree with Retail Management or a similarly related field (e.g. marketing, sales or retail management) with Retail Management to the third year level PLUS either an MBA\MBL or a postgraduate diploma in business or education.
Experience:
€¢ Lecturing experience in retail/ marketing management/ sales or business management.
€¢ Work experience as a retail, sales or marketing manager.
€¢ A relevant B.Com or BBA qualification with relevant retail industry experience would be an advantage.

 

 

 

Competencies:

  • Communication Skills

Education:

Minimum Qualification Requirements:

  • Minimum Honours Degree

Work Experience:

Minimum Experience Requirements: 

  • Lecturing experience advantageous
  • Refer to the above advert

Working Conditions:

  • Please note that this is an independent contractor role.