Executive Leadership Position /FBOS CEO

  • Ministry of Economy
  • Suva, Fiji
  • May 02, 2019
Full time Government & Military

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

A unique opportunity exists for a suitably qualified Senior Manager to lead an important, semi-autonomous government agency into the future.

The position is based in Suva, with some travel internationally and domestically required to represent the agency and Fiji. We are seeking applications from established Senior Leaders wanting to take their steps into an Executive Leadership role.

Success in this role requires the proven ability to develop and lead a high performing team of technical staff, in an agency undergoing a period of change. Demonstrated experience in evidence based planning and decision making, and the ability to explain the use of statistical products in support of these activities will be essential skills for this role.

Attention to detail and the ability to lead technical staff in the quality development of products that meet client standards will be highly valued.


  • The position has been evaluated on the top levels of the Civil Service Salary bands, with an additional allowances possible to cater to scare skills/international applicants.
  • Performance payments are also available for proven high performance on an annual basis.

Full details of the requirements of this role, and how to apply are available in the Applicant Information package on the Vacancies page of the Ministry of Economy website (www.economy.gov.fj or http://www.economy.gov.fj/about-us/vacancies.html).

Applicants are urged to follow the instructions in the package and submit their completed application form, CV, summary of how they meet the stipulated Knowledge, Experience, Skills and Abilities. No other documents are required at this stage.

This Executive role is a Civil Servant, and therefore applicants must demonstrate a commitment to the Civil Service Values and the ability to uphold the Civil Service Code of Conduct.

The Fijian Civil Service is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Whilst preference will be given to any suitably qualified and experienced Fijian Citizen under 55 years of age, international applicants are also encouraged to apply.

Submission Applicants are to submit their application by email to (vacancies@economy.gov.fj) by the closing date of Monday 27 May 2019. Late applications cannot be accepted.

Job Functions

CEO/COO/MD, General/Business Unit Manager


Government & Defence  



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