All Galmudug Ministries (25 in total)
36 per week
The Civil Service Commission is established to oversee the proper functioning of the Civil Service of the Galmudug State and to ensure that the Civil Service is efficient and effective in serving the community, affordable within state budget resources, and based on merit and equality of opportunity.
The Civil Service Commission is currently recruiting to fill the positions of Director Generals to lead and coordinate the activities of the 25 GSS Government Ministries and to set policies of these institutions. This is a great opportunity for the right person to progress their career with the Civil Service and provide leadership in establishing these offices for the benefit of the people of the Galmudug State of Somalia. The Director-General will support the Ministry in developing policies to promote public administrative, legal, and regulatory frameworks and strengthening Government capability aimed towards the effective delivery of basic services to the people of GSS.
The Director General is the Managerial and Administrative head of the Ministry, responsible for directing and coordinating the activities of the institution. He/she performs the policy-setting role while the functional heads of the Ministry’s departments and Directors are responsible for ensuring planned activities and agreed agendas are well facilitated and will provide all the technical support required by the institutional leadership and teams.
The Director General is required to build a culture of professionalism, respect and integrity to ensure a positive working environment, acknowledging the responsibilities of the Minister and supporting teams to make evidence-based decisions. The Director General is responsible for ensuring that management decisions are free from nepotism, patronage, and that selections and promotions are seen to be based on merit. Acting truthfully, fairly, and in the public interest in addition to creating and maintaining stakeholder confidence through leadership which fosters and promotes ethical decision-making.
The duties of the Director-General include but are not limited to the following responsibilities:
The Director-General must demonstrate:
Interested individuals must submit their Curriculum Vitae (CV) and cover letter by email to the address: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com by 15th December 2020 at 24:00 Hours (Dusamareb Time) – Marked clearly as “Application
for the GSS Director-General”.
Applicants should apply not more than 5 institutions of their choice and clearly indicate in the cover letter the 5 Ministries or institutions he/she is applying for and attach copies of academic credentials and colour passport photo.
For security reasons, applicants must provide at least one Galmudug Parliament Member as a reference.
The selection process will begin shortly after the closing date. Only shortlisted candidates will be invited to a written exam and an oral interview.
Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.