The Management College of Southern Africa (MANCOSA), a DHET registered and CHE accredited private higher education distance education provider, offering undergraduate and postgraduate business qualifications, has the following vacancies available:

IT Support Technician : Durban

Core purpose:

The IT Support Technician will be responsible for hardware and software support of desktop computer systems and servers located at the Johannesburg office as well as providing remote support to regional offices.

Core functions:

  • Provide 1 st and 2 nd line User Desktop Support, Troubleshooting, Helpdesk to RSA and SADC regional offices (±200 users)
  • Software Support: Installation and troubleshooting of Software, Pastel Partner, Access Control Software (Impro), Softline VIP Payroll, Digidoc flow Document Management Software, Google Apps, Metrofile dataStore EDMS, Sage Pastel Evolution and MS Sequel support. Must have Veeam experience as well as Firewall experience
  • Must have had exposure to Mimecast portal policy administration
  • Computer hardware and server support, repairs and upgrades
  • 1st and 2nd Line Desktop, LAN Support in order to setup user desktops, notebooks, email configuration and troubleshooting, multifunction printer configuration and troubleshooting, PC Tablet troubleshooting, basic network cabling and network switch support, wireless network support and troubleshooting
  • Provide technical support during workshop lectures, tuition centre IT support during examinations and weekends which include Audio/Visual support
  • Keeping up to date with the latest technologies and solutions
  • IT asset tracking and documentation
  • Office administration functions include filing, communicating with suppliers and processing of payments


  • An A+ and N+ or equivalent IT Diploma/Degree with 2 – 3 years’ experience in computer hardware and networking
  • Microsoft Operating Systems XP and above
  • Microsoft Office Packages 2003 and above
  • Additional experience will be advantageous:
    • MCSE qualification and 2 – 3 years Microsoft domain environment experience. Preferably 2nd – 3rd level capabilities
    • Microsoft Exchange 2010 and higher: Minimum experience 2nd line setup and support
    • Strong knowledge and experience of Virtual Servers especially Windows Hyper-V Environment
    • Apple OS knowledge/ iOS / Android and Mobile smart devices setup and support
    • 2nd line level of Networking, cabling and Managed/Unmanaged switch support
    • 1st line Wireless infrastructure configuration and setup

Skills and attributes:

  • Highly level of problem solving skills
  • Work well independently and as part of a team
  • Stress management skills
  • Time management
  • Proactive attitude
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Excellent written and verbal communication/reporting skills
  • Be able to interact on a professional level with staff, management and students

Additional information:

Job Flexibility to work on weekends and after hours when required.

To apply: All applicants are to forward their CV’s to by no later than 21st August 2018. Should you not hear from us within 14 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Academic Lecturer : Various

Positions available:

Positions available: (PG – Postgraduation and UG – Undergraduation)

  • Finance (PG) – Durban
  • Project Management and Supply Chain Management (PG) – Durban
  • Information Technology Management (PG) – Durban
  • Risk Management (UG) – Durban
  • International Business – Durban
  • Law (UG) – Durban
  • Academic Administration Manager – Durban
  • Family Business Management – Durban
  • Events Management – Durban
  • Retail Management – Durban
  • School of Education Commerce (Accounting, Economics, Business Statistics) – Durban
  • School of Education Educational Studies (Sociology, Philosophy) – Durban
  • School of Education Languages (English) – Durban
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management (PG) – Johannesburg
  • Public Management (PG) – Johannesburg
  • Supply Chain Management (PG) – Cape Town
  • Marketing (PG) – Cape Town

Core purpose:

To provide academic leadership across a range of post graduate business education programmes.

Core functions and responsibilities:

  • To facilitate face to face and online lectures
  • Provide students one on one academic consultation support
  • Design both formative and summative assessments
  • Review and moderate curriculum and assessments
  • Grade assessments and provide stakeholder feedback
  • Potentially serve as a Head of School/ Programme Coordinator/ Module Coordinator
  • Undertake programme and module reviews
  • Active involvement in research and publishing
  • Supervise postgraduate research
  • Identify students at-risk and execute pastoral care
  • Undertake programme and quality management administrative tasks
  • Serve as subject matter expert (SME) for content resource development


An appropriate doctoral level qualification or specialist Master level qualification.


  • 5 years’ academic experience
  • Demonstrate research engagement over last 3 years

Related knowledge, competencies and skills:

  • Be familiar with distance and online education
  • Be familiar with using learning management systems
  • Have a working knowledge of the South African higher education regulatory framework
  • Must be able to work within pre-determined time frames and deadlines
  • Must be able to speak confidently and demonstrate professionalism
  • Must be a collegial team player
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point, Access, Internet and Email)
  • Excellent writing and reporting skills
  • Possess a high level of ethics and confidentiality

To apply: All applicants are to forward their CV’s to by no later than 24th August 2018. Should you not hear from us within 14 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.