The NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency invites applicants who are citizens of African Union Member States for the post of Senior Programme Officer, Legal/Policy Issues in Biosafety.
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS
Under the supervision of the Director, African Biosafety Network Expertise (ABNE)or his/her delegate, the Senior Programme Officer Legal/Policy - Biosafety is part of the African Biosafety Network Expertise (ABNE) Regional Project Centre that provides science based information and technical support to biotechnology regulatory agencies on the continent. The incumbent works with the Director and Programme officers to provide legal, policy and administration advisory services with regards to biotechnology and biosafety to ABNE, AU member states and Sub-regional organisations.
Application: Applications should be forwarded utilising “Arial’’ font 11.5
To apply, please submit the following:
A motivation letter stating reasons for seeking employment with the NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency.
Detailed and updated curriculum vitae (CV), not exceeding five (5) pages and indicating your nationality, age and gender.
Three (3) referees with good knowledge of the candidate’s work, furnishing full contact details, telephone, fax and e-mail addresses.
Certified copies of degrees and diplomas.
Remuneration: Indicative basic salary of US$39,603.00 per annum plus other entitlements e.g. Post Adjustment (42% of basic salary), Housing allowance ($21,196.80.00 per annum), gratuity (15% of gross salary) in conformity with the rules and procedures applicable to internationally recruited staff of the African Union.
Applicationsmust be received not later than Monday, 12 May 2014 and should be