01 December, 2009

436 Social Policy Advisor

Melanesian Spear Head Group


Non Government Organisation


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Job Description:

The Melanesian Spearhead Group Secretariat is seeking to recruit a suitable person for the position of Social Policy Adviser. This is an important position within the Economic and Social Development Division and will require an experienced and dedicated person who will support the Director Economic and Social Development Division in the provision of social policy

advice to MSG member countries. The Adviser will be responsible for the development of policy and planning advice on arrange of social sectors and issues, such as education, health, culture and arts, sports to name a few, and taking stock of member countries implementation of the UN Millennium Development Goals. The Adviser will also co-ordinate social

development work including required meetings of the Economic and Social Development Division. The Adviser will report directly to the Director, Economic and Social Development Division.


- Citizen of MSG member countries including the FLNKS of New Caledonia

- Have experience in social policy analysis and research; Possess Advanced University Degree (Masters Degree or Equivalent) in the field of Social science, sociology or development studies

- Conversant with present policy issues governing the fields of social development including culture promotion/preservation

- Have 10 years or more work experience on social policy issues and able to communicate well in English and French.


An annual remuneration package of up to USD 60,000 will be offered.


English, French


How To Apply:

Applications must include copies of qualifications, a copy of CV and written references from a minimum of two (2) referees, and be marked “Confidential” and addressed to the following addresses below.

Contact Name:

Ms. Mothy Sisi


+678 24537 / +678 27791 Fax: 678 27691




Director General, Melanesian Spearhead Group Secretariat, PMB 9105, Port Vila, Vanuatu


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