08 July, 2015

5685 Director Programs

Melanesian Spearhead Group Secretariat

Inter-Governmental Organization
Port Vila, Vanuatu
Job Hours

Full Time - 12 Months Period
Due Date:

Job Description:
The Melanesian Spearhead Group Secretariat invites applications to the position of Director Programs located at its headquarters in Port Vila, Vanuatu. This is an important position within the Secretariat and will require an experienced and dedicated person who will support the Director General in the management and operations of the Programs Division.
The Director will be responsible for the development and efficient management of the Trade, Investment, Economic Development and Governance and Sustainable Development’s annual budget and work programme, play a lead role in the recruitment of Divisional staff, and seek donor assistance for the operations of the Division. He/She will also be a key member of the MSG Management Committee and will report to the Director General through the Deputy Director General.

Interested persons must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a citizen of MSG member countries including the FLNKS of New Caledonia.
  • Have executive management skills and be able to speak and write fluently in English (French will be an advantage).
  • Possess Post Graduate Qualifications in the fields of Economics/Development/Management/Environment or related fields.
  • Conversant with present management and policy issues governing the fields of international trade and investment, private sector development and trade negotiations, economic and social development.
  • Have 7 years or more work experience in an executive management position.


Not Stated - details can be obtained by contacting the contacts provided.


Fluent English, French will be an advantage.

How To Apply:

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

Full details of the job description and responsibilities, requirements, remuneration package can be obtained from Ms Mothy Sisi on email:m.sisi@msg.int , on telephone  (+678) 24537 / 27791 or by fax (+678) 27691.

Contact Person:

Ms. Mothy Sisi


(+678) 24537 / 27791|Fax (678) 27691.
Address: The Director General, Melanesian Spearhead Group Secretariat, Independence Garden, Private Mail Bag 9105, Port Vila, Vanuatu



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