Ministry: Vacancies

AFRICAN, CARIBBEAN AND PACIFIC GROUP OF STATES (ACP GROUP)

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

 

Seychelles is a proud Member of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group, which is an organisation composed of 79 African, Caribbean and Pacific States. The group’s main objectives are sustainable development and poverty reduction within its member states, as well as their greater integration into the global economy. 

The Secretariat of the ACP Group of States is currently recruiting for the three (3) following posts: 

  1. Expert – Finance and Accounting: The Expert would head the Accounting Unit and supervise the Accounts Assistant and a Secretary, among many other duties and responsibilities. He/she would also work closely with the Assistant Secretary-General of the Department and other ACP Secretariat staff members. Applications must be submitted by 30th September, 2018.
     
  2. Expert – Development Finance and Intra-ACP Programming: The Expert is primarily responsible for preparing the ACP Group’s position in Development Finance and other areas of expertise and would also play the role of a Specialist/Adviser to the governing organs of the ACP and ACP-EU Committee on Development Finance Cooperation. Applications must be submitted by 31st October, 2018.

  3. Expert – Cultural Affairs, Migration, Demography and Urbanization: The Expert is primarily responsible for defining the vision for the programme and activities in Cultural Affairs, Migration and related Demographic and Urbanization processes, proposing policies and strategies, and providing advice and technical support, managing the processes and content, transactions and operations. He/she would have the combined role of a Manager, Specialist and Advisor. Applications must be submitted by 30th September, 2018.

Closing Date: All applications must be submitted to Secretariat ACP by the e-mail address: hr@acp.int and a copy must also be sent to ps@mfa.gov.sc

Applications must be accompanied by updated curriculum vitae completed in this format: https://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/editors/en/cv/compose, copies of documents attesting your competence and professional experience, up-to-date reference letters for the past 8 years of work experience and a copy of your valid passport for proof of nationality. More information on the posts is available on the ACP website: www.acp.int

 

THE COMMONWEALTH

 VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

Seychelles is a proud member of the Commonwealth, which is an international organization that seeks to improve the lives of 2.4 billion people through the promotion of its values, its work on policy development, and its provision of expert technical advice and assistance to the governments of 53 member countries and their peoples, helping them to develop politically, economically and socially.

The Commonwealth Secretariat is currently recruiting the following four (4) positions: 

  • Trade Specialist (Commonwealth Connectivity Agenda) – Closing Date: 3 September, 2018
  • Adviser and Head of Trade Competitiveness Section – Closing Date: 10 September, 2018
  • Adviser and Head of International Trade Policy Section – Closing Date: 10 September, 2018
  • Deputy Secretary-General – Closing Date: 25 September, 2018 

Complete details on these positions and the application documents can be found on the Commonwealth Website: http://www.thecommonwealth.org/jobs

All applications must be submitted via the Commonwealth’s online application system on the above website.

 

 

COMMONWEALTH YOUTH AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE

IN DEVELOPMENT WORK 2019  

 CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

Seychelles is a proud member of the Commonwealth, which is an international organization that seeks to improve the lives of 2.4 billion people through the promotion of its values, its work on policy development, and its provision of expert technical advice and assistance to the governments of 53 member countries and their peoples, helping them to develop politically, economically and socially. 

The Commonwealth is launching a call for nominations for the Commonwealth Youth Awards for Excellence in Development Work 2019, under the theme ‘Safe Spaces for Youth’. More information and the nomination form can be found on https://commonwealth-youthexcellence.awardsplatform.com/. Self-nomination is permitted.

Closing Date: Applications must be submitted through the above website by 31 October 2018.  

 

VACANCY

COMESA SECRETARIAT

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) is an international organization aimed at achieving sustainable economic and social progress in all Member States through increased co-operation and integration in all fields of development particularly in trade, customs, transport, and industry, amongst others.

The COMESA Secretariat is based in Lusaka, Zambia and has the following vacant positions available to Seychellois applicants:

• Chief of Human Resources and Management Services (1 post)
• Executive Support Officer (1 post)

Applications must be submitted through the Department of Foreign Affairs using the prescribed COMESA application form, which can be accessed on the following website: http://www.comesa.int, under the ‘Opportunities’ tab. Details of the posts and required qualifications can also be found there.

For enquiries regarding the application process, please contact the COMESA Desk Officer at the Department of Foreign Affairs on 4 28 35 00.

Closing date: 8th October 2018