Masutha - Executive Coach - Johannesburg, GP, South Africa

Matshidiso Masutha

Johannesburg, GP, South Africa


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Engage with senior managers in organisations to enable them to realise their full potential in driving business success.

Work History



(Intergovernmental Relations &Strategy alignment) Responsible for;

Facilitating collaborative planning of the 3 spheres of Government including ensuring fiscal alignment.. Providing capacity and support in the development and review of risk registers in compliance with the PFMA as well as the review of IDPs.

Outreach programme design and execution; Stakeholder consultations, conducting environmental and desk top studies for metros, local and district municipalities to customize intervention strategies.

Facilitating the conclusion of Implementation Protocols i.r.o the IGR Act and Monitoring & evaluation of same with stakeholder departments and municipalities. Project management of the Implementation protocol agreements; oversight of project teams, budgets and reporting.

Marketing the H.D.A's offerings and implementing the communication plan nationally.

Induction of the Members of the Mayoral Committees and Councilors.

Supporting the municipal accreditation process and the projects on informal settlements upgrading in pursuit of the achievement of Outcome 8 for human settlements.


Responsible for; Democracy education and training; Design, approval and delivery of democracy education training, research and monitoring & evaluation of the training

❖ Research; electoral matters, pre and post election surveys and reports. Exposure to international delectation management bodies to make presentations, monitor and observe elections; Traveled to;

❖ Knowledge management; Archives, library and resource centre, overseeing knowledge sessions and the museum project.

❖ Communication; corporate branding, advertorials, stakeholder management, managing the election communication strategy development and roll out, compiling journals and overseeing the management of the website content. Worked with the SABC and other TV channels, community radio and other partners who we trained on electoral matters.

❖ Overall strategy development for the outreach activities, managing the activities in the 9 provinces (150) officials, and a budget of R223m which changes during the election year.

❖ Related management activities in addition to providing strategic leadership included ; chairing and coordinating the activities of the risk management committee and providing support, reporting to the CEO and audit committee

❖ Project management of outreach projects

❖ Supervising the various National and Provincial project teams


Director Special Projects

IMSSA, A National

not for profit Dispute Resolution Agency
❖ Chief Executive Manager (Chief Director): Change Management and Service Delivery Improvement

❖ Generic Management functions within the context of the Public Service Regulations, Public Finance Management Act, Implementation of Policies and Prescripts pertaining to the transformational imperatives of Government i.r.o Service Delivery.
❖ Management of the Good Governance and Leadership Development training Interventions within the Public Service, National and Provincial Capacity Building, which involves assisting Departments to generate Service Delivery standards, service level agreements and develop service charters.
❖ Managing the development of curriculum for training delivery according to SAQA provisions.
❖ Management of the procurement process, according to the sound Supply Chain principles; Approved bids as member of the tender committee
❖ Implemented and coordinated the International Relations agenda within the context of multilateral and bilateral agreements; travelled to China to provide support to the Minister during the biennial session
❖ Participates in the Joint Coordinating Committee facilitated by the Department of Foreign Affairs with a view to steering the International agenda
❖ Coordinated activities of the risk management committee as a member
❖ Have facilitated the development of policies for the South African Social Security agency amongst others, as well as the Department of Agriculture's Human resource development strategy
❖ Was involved in the committee that is crafting the human capital development report for the public service, the HRD policy for the PS and its launch
❖ Coordinated the Community Development workers programme
❖ Managed the Gender Mainstreaming and Disability programmes.
❖ Facilitated research in respect of training programmes
❖ Facilitated the re-branding of the Multipurpose community centers with the GCIS

Some of the programmes were...

Deputy Director

Limpopo Provincial Office of the Department of Land Affairs

Responsible for implementing Land Reform in settlement support and the training of the communal property associations on basic administration skills.

Provincial Director

Limpopo Province

for the Deaf Federation of South Africa in the Limpopo Province. Duties entailed project funding and stakeholder management as well as lobbying especially Provincial Government to integrate the office plans with key Provincial Government Programmes. Developed a capacity building instrument assisted by the school for the Blind use Braille and audio tapes.

Senior Social Worker

Department of Health and Welfare

, main duties were designing training programmes for district Social Workers and supervising the personnel located in the District Offices based at the Magistrate offices. During this period I initiated a community oriented radio talk back show with radio Thoho Ya Ndou, which was used as a forum for providing social development information to the community.
❖ Was promoted to the rank of Chief Social Worker in 1993, with the focus of the responsibilities being more strategic, it was during this period that I, together with Colleagues in the Department of Health, Pioneered the HIV/AIDS strategy for the Department, and got involved in exchange programmes and field study trips to learn more about HIV/AIDS, where after I participated in the team appointed to design a response strategy for the Social Work Profession. This module was incorporated into the staff development and training programme of social workers. Head hunted to start a Deaf Federation of SA and mentor the Deaf Clubs

Junior Lecturer in the Department of social work

University of Venda

Developed curriculum for 2nd and 3rd year students and presented lectures in Medical and Psychiatric Social Work, Marriage Guidance and Counseling, Social Work Administration, Community Development and Field Instruction. Resigned for a senior position and professional growth

researcher and community development advisor

National Institute for Crime Prevention and Rehabilitation of Offenders

Initiated and managed Community projects with women affected by the imprisonment of their breadwinner family members. Was instrumental in the skills development and self help projects. Was head hunted to start a department of social work at the university of Venda

Social worker

Department of Health and Social Welfare

practiced medical social work, Community Projects facilitation, World vision Co-coordinator, and served as a probation worker at the magistrate office in the Northern Cape at the same time. Was involved in the design of a staff development programme for social workers. Resigned for self development

It was an intern contract

African Studies Institute

at the University of the Witwatersrand. It was an intern contract

Qualifications & Certifications

BA Social Work Honours

University of the North

St Anne's High School

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