Applications are invited from suitable qualified individuals for the position of Assistant Chief Elections Officer at the Electoral Office.
Summary of position
Under the supervision of the Chief Elections Officer, the Assistant Chief Elections Officer
Assist in the conduct of Local Government and Parliamentary Elections.
Supervise and facilitate the process of registration of qualified electors.
Assist in the coordination of activities to facilitate the ID Card System.
Co-ordinate and facilitate training programmes for staff and electoral workers.
Co-ordinate the activities of the Electoral Commission and regional and international affiliates.
Provides support for effective performance management of the Electoral Office.
Provides supervisory functions of the Electoral Office operations.
Qualifications: Bachelor of Science degree in Management or related field
Experience: Three (3) years
Skills and Knowledge
Excellent Communication skills, both oral and written
Strong decision making skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability provide guidance to subordinates
Strong technical/ financial proficiencies and knowledge of strategic and financial processes.
Must be computer literate with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
Knowledge of Public Service Rules and Regulations, Public Service Act, House of Assembly (Elections) Act, House of Assembly (Disqualifications) Act, Registration of Electors Act, Local Government Acts, Financial Rules and Regulations, Government Accounting Procedures.
Skilled in report preparation and writing.
Compensation will be in the Public Service Salary scale of 8-5, $43, 743.00- $49, 640.88 per annum. Basic Travel Allowance of $8,685.60 per annum with payment of $2.60 per mile travelled.
Applications with Curriculum Vitae and certified copies of all relevant certificates and the names and contact information of two (2) references should be addressed to:
The Chief Elections Officer
Commonwealth of Dominica
Public Officers must apply through their Head of Department.
Deadline for receipt of applications is Friday, September 29, 2017.
Only candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted.