Vacancy Notice: Ministry of Foreign Affairs & External Trade

Full Time
Posted 3 weeks ago

Ministry of Foreign Affairs & External Trade

P O Box G10 , Honiara, Solomon Islands Phone: (677)  21250 /51/52/53

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the following vacant positions. Men and women from all provinces are encouraged to apply.
Vacancy No: Position No: Position Title Level Location Required Qualifications/ Experience
CS/01/2020 274 – 00016 Assistant Secretary – Asia & Africa Desk L12.1 Foreign Affairs Bachelor Degree or higher in History/Politics/International Relations/Social Science from a recognised institution and relevant working experience.
CS/02/2020 274 – 00039 Senior Legal Officer [Exemption] L10.1 Protocol Bachelor Degree or higher in Law/legal studies/International Relations/Diplomacy or related field from a recognised tertiary institution and have relevant experience in the Public Service or with International/Regional Organisations.
CS/03/2020 274 – 00030 Senior Protocol Officer L7.1 Protocol Bachelor Degree in Politics/Management/ International Relations/Social Science or related field from a recognised institution and relevant working experience.
CS/04/2020 274 – 00058 Receptionist L2.1 Corporate Service High school certificate or higher and relevant working experience in a similar role.
Important note for interested candidates Closing date for Applications: Friday 16th  October 2020 by 4:00PM
Information Packs can be obtained by emailing; or

Or you can visit MFAET Office located at Level 5, Anthony Saru Building. The Information Pack includes the RS FORM 6 and the Job Descriptions for the advertised positions.

Documents Required

1.        RS Form 6 – Applications for Employment Solomon Islands Government Cover Sheet

2.        Letter of Application-addressing the key selection criteria shown in the Job Description

3.        Curriculum Vitae (CV)

4.        Certified copies of your qualifications. Do NOT send originals

5.        Two (2) Written References – from persons other than family

Please note:


All documents submitted as part of the application will remain the property of the Solomon Islands government and will not be returned to applicants Medical Report and Police Clearance


You do NOT have to provide copies of medical report or policy clearance when you apply, but if you are shortlisted, this will be discussed with you.



Anthony Saru Building, Point Cruz



For all queries about the application process or the position/s please contact:

Name: John Ada or Terryan Pina

Phone: (677)  21250 /51/52/53

Email: or


Send your applications addressed to:


Permanent Secretary

Ministry of Foreign Affairs & External Trade P O BOX G10 Honiara


All envelopes to be marked with:


Post Title & Position Number


Important Documents

Job Features

Job CategoryAssistant Secretary, Receptionist, Senior Legal Officer, Senior Protocol Officer

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