he National Research Foundation (NRF) supports and promotes research and human capital development through funding, the provision of National Research Facilities and science outreach platforms and programmes to the boarder community in all fields science and technology, including natural science, engineering, social science and humanities. The Corporate Governance Unit is responsible for supporting the NRF Board and the CEO in ensuring high organisational performance, ethical leadership, accountability and organisational effectiveness through a robust system for managing organisational performance, risk, ethics, policy and compliance. The NRF seeks to a highly skilled and open minded person to deliver professional services in the specialist areas of Planning, Monitoring, Reporting and Evaluation across the NRF under the direction of the NRF Governance Directorate. As a Schedule 3A public entity, the NRF is required to comply with PFMA and all instructions issued based on its provisions. The Framework for Strategic Plans and Annual Performance Plans issued by the DPME are therefore applicable to the NRF.