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23 Aug, 2011
23 Aug, 2011
The West Africa Examinations Council, a sub-regional organisation responsible for the conduct of a variety of examinations in Nigeria, Ghana, Sierra Leone, of the five countries the English-speaking West African countries.
The Gambia and Liberia, hereby invites applications from suitably qualified nationals of the five countries to fill the position of Registrar, which will be vacant with effect from October 1, 2012.
The position of the Registrar is filled by contract appointment for a term of five years renewable for a maximum of two years.
The Registrar is the Chief Executive of the Council. As Secretary to Council and Head of the Secretariat, the Registrar is responsible for the efficient conduct of the Council’s operations in the member countries.
Duty Station: The successful applicant will be based at the Council’s Headquarters in Accra, Ghana.
The salary for the position is very attractive and compares favourably with those paid to Chief Executives of other inter-governmental organisatiions in the sub-region. There are several fringe benefits attached to the position, including free accommodation, official chauffeur-driven car, education allowance (for up to a maximum of four children who are in educational institutions), domestic staff and paid annual leave.
Required Skills or Experience
How To Apply
Applications should be word processed and submitted in 20 copies together with up-to-date curriculum vitae and photocopies of credentials. The curriculum vitae should cover:
Each applicant must submit a two-page statement of his/her Vision and Mission for the Council.
Applications should reach the Council on or before August 31, 2011 and should be addressed to:-
Only Shortlisted Candidates will be invited for Interview