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Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA)


Solomon Islands

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Closing Date

10th Aug 2020


US$67,195 - US$92,293 tax-free + relocation & more!

— Description —

  • Bring your data quality and SQL experience to an innovative, intergovernmental organisation!
  • Excellent remuneration package negotiable from US$67,195 to US$92,293 (tax-free, for citizens of most countries) PLUS a range of other benefits!
  • Make the ultimate sea change and help support Pacific Island Communities!


About the Organisation


The Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) is an intergovernmental organisation working to strengthen national capacity and regional solidarity so Pacific nations can manage, control, and develop their tuna fisheries now and in the future.


About the Opportunity


FFA is now looking for a full-time Data Quality Officer to join their team in Honiara, the Solomon Islands, on a 3 year fixed term contract, with possibility for renewal pending performance appraisals and availability of funding.


Reporting to the Information Technology Manager, you will be primarily responsible for ensuring and enhancing data quality across the FFA and its' member countries, supporting the development, maintenance and use of FFA's information products.


For more information and the full position description, please click 'Apply' now!


About the Benefits


If you are looking to make the ultimate sea change and experience life on the leading edge of Pacific development, this is the opportunity for you!


On offer is an attractive base salary commencing from US$67,195 and negotiable up to US$92,293, depending on proven experience and qualifications. This salary is tax free for citizens of most countries, and includes a COLDA (Cost of living differential) and location allowance, as well as superannuation paid at 7.5% into either a nominated fund or as an additional cash supplement. 


FFA reimburses all reasonable medical, dental, and optical expenses for yourself and dependants. Insurance coverage is also provided for personal accident, life, medical & repatriation.


Education for dependent children will be reimbursed at 75% of tuition fees (Conditions apply). If your dependent child is educated overseas, paid school travel may be available for you or your child to visit each other once a year. 


Relocation expenses will be covered, with an establishment grant paid on arrival in Honiara, and accommodation assistance is also available. 


Annual airfares back to the country of repatriation will be provided, and a repatriation allowance of 2 weeks’ base salary on return to home-base at the end of the contract. There is also a retention incentive of 21% of your base salary, which will be paid on the completion of your 3 year contract.


On top of all this, you will have access to 6 weeks of annual leave each year, giving you plenty of time to explore this stunning part of the world!


For an opportunity to be directly engaged with an organisation building economic, social, and environmental capacity in Pacific countries - Apply Now!