Office of The City Manager
About Office of The City Manager
The administrative structure of the City is headed by the City Manager, Dr Imogen Mashazi, who took up the position in December 2016. A resident of Ekurhuleni, Dr Mashazi has over 30 years’ experience in local government.
She has worked her way through the ranks from operational staff member to COO and now city manager. Dr Mashazi headed up the City’s Health and Social Development Department, was acting CEO for Nigel and worked her way up to Chief Operations Officer before settling into the office of the City Manager.
Dr Mashazi is an inspiration to all women in South Africa since she is the first female city manager to be appointed by the Council of Ekurhuleni. In 2020 July, Dr Mashazi scooped the Public Sector Leader Award in the Virtual Top Empowerment Awards.
The City Manager’s office is made up of:
HoD Service Delivery
The office of the HoD is responsible for the overall smooth running of operations in departments and monitoring of service delivery.
Enterprise Programme Management Office (EPMO)
Enabling projects linked to the City’s Growth and Development Strategy (GDS 2055) is the aim of this division, and is done through
Heading up the strategic support section is Paledi Marota.
Chief Specialist: Media Relations
Zweli Dlamini is the Chief Specialist Media Relations and Spokesperson in the office of the City Manager, and brings with him a wealth of experience, not only in local government.
Compliance OfficeThis office provides technical support to the legislative provisioning and policy imperatives that drive supply chain management and legal services.