26 August, 2010

1317 Senior Investigator/Language Rights Officer

Office Of the Ombudsman


Government Department


Port Vila, Vanuatu

Job Hours:

Not Stated

Due Date:


Job Description:

The ombudsman invites applications for the public service post No.0910 for senior investigator/language rights officer. Duties and responsibilities:

1) Under the delegation of the ombudsman the person is to be the ombudsman’s legal advisor and to represent the ombudsman in litigation

2) Conduct investigations into alleged breached of language rights pursuant to article 64 (2) of the constitution

3) Provision to prepare special reports on the observance of multilingualism in Vanuatu

4) Provision to translate all official documents which includes all ombudsman public and annual report into 3 official languages

5) Performs investigative duties.

Interested applicant must have the following requirements:


- University degree/diploma or equivalent; Has at least 2 years experience in investigations; Computer literate; Good reporting writing and communication skills; Has a good knowledge of the official languages;

Is able to translate into any of the official languages

- Has a good ability to write letters, submissions and preparation of reports; Good command of english, french and bislama; Good character.


The salary will be based on the public service salary scale at OS4.0 or 1, 411, 200 per annum.


Bislama, English, French


How To Apply:

Please send your applications, CV and police clearance to the address mentioned below.

Contact Name:

Not Stated


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Principal Corporate Services, Office of the Ombudsman, PMB 081, Port Vila, Vanuatu.


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