Vacancies in ASEC

Position Detail Minimum Requirement Closing Date Status

Senior Officer Science & Technology

  • Postgraduate degree in relevant discipline, Natural Sciences, Engineering or Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy.
  • Extensive supervisory experience, within a senior management position with a minimum six (6) years high-level experience in a recognised specialised field.
  • Proven experience in research, public policy development and negotiation, and in working closely with government officials.
  • Proven ability to develop and maintain sound working relationships with public and private sector organisations and other stakeholders.
  • Proven ability for accuracy under pressure and adherence to deadlines.
  • Sound understanding of international and regional issues, and knowledge of and commitment to ASEAN ideals.
  • Sound corporate, strategic and business planning skills.
  • Sound financial, physical and human resource management skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate staff in a complex work environment.
  • High-level interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills, including experience in cross-cultural environment and international settings.
  • Commitment to teamwork and collaborative work practices.
  • Competency in computer skills with adequate knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook where relevant to the position.
  • Excellent command of English, written and spoken.

30 September 2014

Technical Assistant Education, Youth & Training Division

  • Bachelor degree in Social Science majoring in Statistics, Education, International Relations or Public Policy with a minimum three (3) years of relevant work experience in technical role.
  • Demonstrated technical skills and knowledge in the relevant area and ability to acquire them.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and organise tasks and work flows, with proven ability for accuracy under pressure and adherence to deadlines.
  • Demonstrated commitment to collaborative work practices.
  • Proven skills in problem solving in a complex organisational environment and in work planning.
  • Ability to multi-task, work long and irregular hours, perform tasks outside the usual job scope, and willingness to travel frequently on short notice.
  • Good command of English, written and spoken.
  • Competency in computer skills with adequate knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook where relevant to the position.

15 September 2014

Technical Officer Trust & Project Funds (Re-advertised)

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or related field or discipline with minimum five (5) years relevant working experience in technical role.
  • Experience in financial and accounting services.
  • Experience project or cost accounting.
  • Experience with financial software applications, familiarity with Sun Systems and Vision XL is an advantage.
  • Demonstrated technical skills and knowledge in the relevant area and ability to acquire them.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and organise tasks and work flows, with proven ability for accuracy under pressure and adherence to deadlines.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain sound working relationships with stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated commitment to collaborative work practices.
  • Demonstrated sound oral and written communication skills and sound interpersonal skills, including experience in cross-cultural environment and international settings.
  • Proven skills in problem solving in a complex organisational environment and in work planning.
  • Ability to multi-task, work long and irregular hours, perform tasks outside the usual job scope, and willingness to travel frequently on short notice.
  • Good command of English, written and spoken.
  • Competency in computer skills with adequate knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook where relevant to the position.

04 September 2014

Assistant Director Environment

  • Postgraduate degree in Environmental Studies, Natural Resource Management, Forestry or other appropriate specialist discipline.
  • Extensive supervisory experience, within a senior management position with a minimum eight (8) years high-level experience in a recognised specialised field.
  • Proven experience in research, public policy development and negotiation, and in working closely with government officials.
  • A sound understanding of international and regional issues, and knowledge of and commitment to ASEAN ideals.
  • Demonstrated skills in problem solving, planning and the development of policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate staff in a complex work environment.
  • Demonstrated sound oral and written communication skills and sound interpersonal skills, including experience in cross-cultural environment and international settings.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain sound working relationships with stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated commitment to collaborative work practices.
  • Competency in computer skills with adequate knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook where relevant to the position.
  • Proven ability for accuracy under pressure and adherence to deadlines.
  • Excellent command of English, written and spoken.
  • Ability to travel

22 September 2014

Assistant Director Trade & Facilitation

  • Master degree in Economics or International Trade.
  • Extensive strategic planning and programme coordination experience, with a minimum eight (8) years’ experience in relevant post/s.
  • Demonstrated skills in development of policies and procedures.
  • Sound understanding of international and regional issues, and knowledge of and commitment to ASEAN ideals.
  • Solid knowledge of and experience in project management and monitoring and evaluation (M&E).
  • Sound financial, material and human resource management and supervisory skills.
  • Proven ability to develop and maintain sound working relationships with government officials, public and private sector organizations, and other stakeholders.
  • Proven ability for accuracy under pressure and adherence to deadlines.
  • High-level interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills, including experience in cross-cultural environment and international settings.
  • Commitment to teamwork and collaborative work practices.
  • Competency in computer skills with adequate knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook.
  • Excellent command of English, written and spoken.

05 September 2014

Technical Assistant Legal Services & Agreements Division

  • Bachelor degree in Law or an appropriate related field or discipline with a minimum three (3) years of relevant work experience.
  • Demonstrated knowledge, research and technical skills in the relevant area and the ability to acquire them.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and organise tasks and work flows, with proven ability for accuracy under pressure and adherence to deadlines.
  • Demonstrated commitment to collaborative work practices.
  • Proven skills in problem solving in a complex organisational environment and in work planning.
  • Ability to multi-task, work long and irregular hours, perform tasks outside the usual job scope, and willingness to travel frequently on short notice.
  • Good command of English, written and spoken.
  • Competency in computer skills with adequate knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook where relevant to the position.

16 September 2014

Assistant Director External Economic Relations

  • Master degree in Economics or International Trade
  • Sound understanding of international and regional issues, with a minimum eight (8) years of relevant working experience
  • Extensive experience in strategic planning, project management and monitoring and evaluation
  • High-level interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills, including experience in cross-cultural environment and international settings
  • Proven ability to develop and maintain sound working relationships with government officials, public and private sector organizations, and other stakeholders
  • Commitment to teamwork and collaborative work practices
  • Competency in computer skills with adequate knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook.
  • Excellent command of English, written and spoken

05 September 2014