Tokelau Government Apia, Samoa
Aug 15, 2019Contract
Applications are now open from suitably qualified and experienced applicants to the following position. This is a senior position in the Tokelau Public Service and is responsible for managing and overseeing core services within this government department. The position is: Director of Transport and Support Services (TSS) Key duties and responsibilities: Lead, develop & improve transport & support services Manage maritime services Provide and formulate policy advices Manage and develop department workforce Manage department external relationship Other assigned duties The successful applicant will be assessed according to the following criteria: A degree (preferably at postgraduate level) in a relevant field Minimum 5 years senior level management experience in one or more of the following areas: Transport/Shipping; Immigration; Postal Service; & Birth, Deaths & Marriages Demonstrated experience in a leadership role in the Transport and Shipping sector Strategic thinker with the ability to recognise the impact of Tokelau’s direction and how that direction impacts upon the departmental workforce Proven high standard of written and oral communication in English (Tokelauan desirable) Awareness of the Tokelau culture Position location: Apia. May relocate to Tokelau in the future Successful applicants will be employed on fixed term 3 year contracts. Salaries will be in accordance with the approved Tokelau Public Service Remuneration Framework. If you are interested, suitably qualified and with the relevant experience, please submit your application with the following to the address below by Friday, 30 Aug 2019: i) application letter detailing a self-assessment against the requirements of the position; ii) updated curriculum vitae; and iii) names and contact details (preferably email addresses) of two professional referees. Tokelau Public Service Commissioner Office of the Tokelau Public Service Commission Attn: Human Resource Manager P.O. Box 3298 Apia, SAMOA. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Please contact the above email for a copy of the job description if required.