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Suva City Council - Senior Engineer. Deadline for applications 28 June 2019

Suva (Fiji)

Suva City Council seeks to recruit dynamic, resourceful and performance oriented person for the position of Senior Engineer Structures. This is a senior executive position and will involve a high degree of strategic management and reports to the Director Engineering Services in Council's Engineering Services Department. Applicants should be a graduate Civil Engineer from a recognized institution and have at least 5 years' experience in the various facets of Civil and Structural Engineering works. 

Please click here for the notice of position and here for the role job description 

To for further information on how to apply please email before Friday 28th June 2019


CLGF Regional Programme Officer (Southern Africa) NOW CLOSED


Location: Tshwane (South Africa)


The Commonwealth Local Government Forum (CLGF) is looking to employ a programme officer to support the delivery of its Southern Africa programme. The officer will be based at the South Africa Local Government Association (SALGA) offices in Tshwane (South Africa). Reporting to the Regional Programme Manager (Southern Africa), the programme officer will work closely with local and central government stakeholders and project partners in the region to support the successful planning, management, implementation, M&E; and reporting of CLGF’s work focused on strengthening local government, good governance, local economic development and the achievement of the SDGs. CLGF is looking for a good communicator to share the learning from the programme in an accessible way. The officer will work closely with project partners in Botswana, South Africa and Swaziland. Good project management skills, excellent relationship building, communication, and understanding of accessing and managing donor finance are essential.


Contract Term: 2 Years and a valid permit is required to work in South Africa.


Salary: £31500-35000

The full job description can be found here, with a summary of CLGF's direction of travel.  


Applications for this position are now closed.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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