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Title Nursing Coordinator – Post Ref No: UPSM 20/17
Categories Closed
End Date 2017-09-23
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

The University is looking for dynamic and creative individuals to join the team as Coordinator of Nursing. The position reports to the Dean of UPSM&HS and is responsible for the effective running of the Bachelor of Nursing Program at Saweni and Suva Campus and other identified centres. Position is further responsible for developing the existing program and supervising and mentoring Bachelors and Master’s students.

Qualification requirements:
Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in Nursing or Nursing related field from a recognised University, with at least 5-7 years of work experience. Relevant experience in Mentoring and Supervising students at a Master’s level.Previous experience in curriculum development is necessary. Teaching nursing curriculum is essential.

 

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement.
Note: These positions are based at the Saweni Campus.

How to Apply:
Applicant must provide:
(a) A cover letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.

Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing
date. Open references will not be accepted.

Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be Posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject. For any queries regarding the advertised positions, please
contact the Human Resources Manager via email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj or telephone 6640 600.

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Title Post Ref No: SOHA 06/17 – Senior Lecturer in Education
Categories Academic
Salary FJD 53,410 – FJD 68,125
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

The appointee will be responsible to the Dean of the School of Humanities & Arts and will be required to carry out teaching, course co-ordination and curriculum development in areas of expertise
and related discipline as well as engage in other activities as required at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. This is a senior position in the School and thus the appointee will also be
required to provide academic and administrative leadership, foster excellence in research, policy development in area of expertise, and ensure that activities associated with tutorials, lecturing,
examination paper preparation and marking are to be implemented according to policies and procedures of the University.

A Senior Lecturer must have a PhD degree in Education or related field with significant relevant tertiary teaching experience. In addition to this, a record of demonstrable scholarly and professional
achievement in the relevant discipline area is essential with demonstrated ability to supervise students at Masters and PhD levels. A Senior Lecturer is expected to have experience in curriculum
writing and course development.

Salary: FJD 53,410 – FJD 68,125
Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement.

How to Apply:

Applicant must provide:
(a) a covering letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or
immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.
Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human
Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted. Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be
posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the
subject.

Closing Date of the Applications: 5th October 2017

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Title Lecturer (Nursing) – Post Ref No: UPSM 21/17
Categories Closed
End Date 2017-09-23
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

Reports to Nursing Coordinator and Dean UPSM&HS and is responsible for lecturing Bachelor of Nursing and Masters Units at the centres identified by the University. The position requires the person to evaluate students and conduct their assessments as well as carry out any other related work required by the supervisor.

Qualification requirements:

Applicants must have a bachelor of Nursing Degree and a Master’s Degree in a relevant field from a recognised University, with at least 3-5 years of work experience in a similar position and 2-3 years’ experience as Assistant Lecturer. Applicant must be registered with the Fiji Nursing Council. Previous teaching experience would be an added advantage.

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement.
Note: These positions are based at the Saweni Campus.

How to Apply:
Applicant must provide:
(a) A cover letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.

Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.

Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be Posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject. For any queries regarding the advertised positions, please contact the Human Resources Manager via email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj or telephone 6640 600.

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Title Assistant Lecturer – Post Ref No: UPSM 22/17
Categories Closed
End Date 2017-09-23
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

Reports to Coordinator of Nursing and Dean UPSM&HS. The Coordinator of Nursing is responsible for teaching Bachelor of Nursing courses as well as clinical skills at the centres identified by the University as well as carry out any other related work required by the supervisor and the Dean of the School.

Qualification requirements:

Applicants must have a bachelor of Nursing Degree, with at least 3-5 years of work experience in a similar position. A nursing practitioner qualification would be an added advantage.

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement.
Note: These positions are based at the Saweni Campus.

How to Apply:
Applicant must provide:
(a) A cover letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.

Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.

Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be Posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject. For any queries regarding the advertised positions, please contact the Human Resources Manager via email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj or telephone 6640 600.

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Title Post Ref No: UPSM 23/17 Associate Professor in Physiology ; Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry
Categories Academic
Salary Associate Professor FJD $69,930 – FJD $86,580 ; Senior Lecturer FJD $53,410 – FJD $68,125
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

The University is looking for dynamic and creative individual to join the team of senior educators in teaching, research and outreach activities in the field of Medicine. The appointees will be responsible to the Dean of the Umanand Prasad School of Medicine and will be required to carry out teaching, course co-ordination and curriculum development in their relevant fields as well as engage in other activities as required at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Applicants must have a MBBS degree or equivalent from a reputable university followed by postgraduate/professional qualifications in the respective field, and excellent communication and inter-personal skills. Qualifications and experiences especially in clinical areas must meet the registration requirements of the Fiji Medical and Dental Council. Preference will be given to applicants with teaching and research experience.

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement.

How to Apply:
Applicant must provide:
(a) a cover letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.
Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.
Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be sent to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject. For any queries regarding the advertised positions, please contact the Human Resources Manager via email vijayk@unifiji.ac.fj or telephone 6640 600.

Closing date 14th October 2017

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Title Post Ref No: OVC 11/17 HUMAN RESOURCES ASSISTANT
Categories Support
Salary FJD 11,500 – FJD 14,000
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

The University of Fiji is looking for dynamic and self-motivated person to work as a Human Resources Assistant who must provide administrative support for assigned areas in Human Resources. The position is based at Saweni and reports to the Human Resources Manager. The ideal candidate for the position will be someone with sound analytical and administrative skills with good command of spoken and written English, proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office applications, internet and e-mailing systems, the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines with minimum supervision, good organizational skills, and the ability to establish good working relations with staff, customers and visitors to the University.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management and Industrial relations and/or related field and with at least one year of proven experience in Human Resources field.

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement.

How to Apply:
Applicant must provide:
(a) a cover letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.
Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.
Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be sent to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject. For any queries regarding the advertised positions, please contact the Human Resources Manager via email vijayk@unifiji.ac.fj or telephone 6640 600.

Closing date 14th October 2017

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Title Post Ref No: SOHA 07/17 – Professor/Associate Professor in Literature and Language
Categories Academic
Salary Professor FJD 88,705 – FJD 105,655 ; Associate Professor FJD 69,930 – FJD 86,580
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

The University is looking for dynamic and creative individual to join the team of senior educators in teaching, research and outreach activities in the field of literature and language. The appointee will be responsible to the Dean of the School of Humanities & Arts and will be required to carry out teaching, course co-ordination and curriculum development in areas of expertise and related discipline as well as engage in other activities as required at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. This is a senior position in the School and thus the appointee will also be required to provide academic and administrative leadership, foster excellence in research, policy development in area of expertise, and ensure that activities associated with tutorials, lecturing, examination paper preparation and marking are to be implemented according to policies and procedures of the University. The appointee will also be responsible for demonstrating good practice in teaching, learning and assessment through the use of a wide range of learning resources and appropriate pedagogic practices and is expected to make contributions to the teaching effort of the University and to carry out activities which will maintain and develop their scholarly, research and/or professional activities relevant to the profession or discipline.
A Professor/Associate Professor must have a PhD degree in English Literature or related field with significant relevant tertiary teaching experience. In addition to this, a record of demonstrable scholarly and professional achievement in the relevant discipline area is essential with demonstrated ability to supervise students at Masters and PhD levels. A Professor/Associate Professor is expected to have experience in curriculum writing and course development. Must have established amount of research and paper publications.

Salary: Professor FJD 88,705 – FJD 105,655
Associate Professor FJD 69,930 – FJD 86,580
Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement.

How to Apply:

Applicant must provide:
(a) a covering letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.
Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.
Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject.

 

Closing Date of the Applications: 11th October 2017

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Title Assistant Lecturer in CS/IT
Categories Closed
Salary $25,750 – $35,020
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

The University is looking for dynamic and creative individual to join the team of senior educators in teaching, research and outreach activities in the field of CS/IT.

Qualification requirements:

The successful applicant must have a good Bachelor’s degree in either Computer Science/Information Technology and relevant postgraduate qualifications will be an added advantage. The appointee will be required to contribute to the teaching of undergraduate courses in Computer Science or Information Technology. Applicants must have good communication and interpersonal skills.

Candidates with interest and experience in one or more of the following areas will have an advantage: Advanced databases, Object Oriented application programming, C#, Java, JavaScript, HTML5, Web Application Development, Networking and ERP Systems.

The appointee will be responsible to the Dean of the School of Science and Technology through the Head of Department, and will be required to carry out teaching and related activities (conduct of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops and student industrial training), course co-ordination and curriculum development.

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement

How to Apply:

Applicant must provide:
(a) a covering letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.

Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.

Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject.

Closing date for all applications:
23rd September 2017

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Title Senior Lecturer in Physics (Emphasis on Renewable Energy)
Categories Closed
Salary $53,410 – $68,125
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

EU-funded Renewable Energy in the Pacific Islands; Developing Skills and Capacity (EPIC)/is a project conducted by the University of Fiji, in partnership with University of Alicante, Spain and
the University of Papua New Guinea. Through this project the University of Fiji has implemented a Master’s degree in Renewable Energy Management, making it the first of its kind in Fiji. The
University of Fiji is now looking for a talented and dynamic staff to join the Science team for the above position.

Qualification requirements:

Applicants must have a PhD in Physics with specialization in Renewable Energy with tertiary teaching experience, good research profile and publications in international refereed journals, with proven academic and administrative leadership qualities.

Applicants must demonstrate the ability to supervise students at Master’s and PhD levels and possess a record of demonstrable scholarly and professional achievement in areas of expertise.
They must be able to teach interdisciplinary graduate programme providing a balance education related to Energy, Sustainable Development and Environmental Management.

The appointee will be responsible to the Dean of the School of Science and Technology through the Head of Department, and will be required to carry out teaching and related activities (conduct of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops and student industrial training), course co-ordination and curriculum development.

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement

How to Apply:

Applicant must provide:
(a) a covering letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.

Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.

Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject.

Closing date for all applications:
23rd September 2017

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Title Senior Lecturer in Chemistry
Categories Closed
Salary $53,410 – $68,125
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

The University is looking for dynamic and creative individual to join the team of senior educators in teaching, research and outreach activities in the field of Chemistry.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach and coordinate Chemistry and Renewable Energy courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, develop new curriculum, initiate and conduct research in his/her area of interest, supervise postgraduate student research, obtain research funding, and be involved in Departmental/School administrative matters.

Qualification requirements:

Applicants are expected to have a PhD in Chemistry. Candidates should have a strong publication record in Chemistry and tertiary teaching experience and must have knowledge and experience in the field of Renewable Energy.

The appointee will be responsible to the Dean of the School of Science and Technology through the Head of Department, and will be required to carry out teaching and related activities (conduct of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops and student industrial training), course co-ordination and curriculum development.

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement

How to Apply:

Applicant must provide:
(a) a covering letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.

Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.

Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject.

Closing date for all applications:
23rd September 2017

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Title Associate Professor in Mathematics
Categories Closed
Salary $69,930 – $86,580
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

The University invites applications from dynamic and motivated individuals to join the team of senior educators in teaching, research and outreach activities in the field of Quantum Learning Theory/Information System.

Qualification requirements:

An Associate Professor must have a PhD in Mathematics/Statistics with significant relevant tertiary teaching experience. In addition to this, applicants shall have high profile research and substantial publications in international refereed journals, with proven academic and administrative leadership qualities and possess a record of demonstrable scholarly and professional achievement in area of expertise. Professional achievement in the relevant discipline area is essential with demonstrated ability to supervise students at Masters and PHD levels.

The appointee will be responsible to the Dean of the School of Science and Technology through the Head of Department, and will be required to carry out teaching and related activities (conduct of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops and student industrial training), course co-ordination and curriculum development.

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement

How to Apply:

Applicant must provide: (a) a covering letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.

Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.

Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject.

Closing date for all applications:
23rd September 2017

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Title Lecturer in Statistics/Mathematics
Categories Closed
Salary $38,150 – $52,865
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

The University invites applications from dynamic and motivated individuals to join the team of senior educators in teaching, research and outreach activities in the field of Statistics/ Mathematics.

Qualification requirements:

Applicants must have at least a good Master’s degree in Statistics/Mathematics with specialization in Statistics with at least 3 years of post Masters teaching experience. Preference will be given to those with thesis-based postgraduate degrees.

The successful candidates will be expected to teach and coordinate Mathematics courses at undergraduate levels, develop new curriculum, initiate and conduct research in his/her area of interest, obtain research funding and be involved in Departmental/School administrative matters.

The appointee will be responsible to the Dean of the School of Science and Technology through the Head of Department, and will be required to carry out teaching and related activities (conduct of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops and student industrial training), course co-ordination and curriculum development.

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement

How to Apply:

Applicant must provide:
(a) a covering letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.

Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.

Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject.

Closing date for all applications:
23rd September 2017

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Title Lecturer in Networking and Security
Categories Closed
Salary $38,150 – $52,865
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

The University invites applications from dynamic and motivated individuals to join the team of senior educators in teaching, research and outreach activities in the field of Networking and Security.

Qualification requirements:

Applicants must have at least a good Master’s degree in Computer Science/Information Technology with specialization in Networking and Security with at least 3 years of post Master’s industry experience. Preference will be given to those with real life industry experiences.

The successful candidates will be expected to teach and coordinate IT courses at undergraduate levels, develop new curriculum, initiate and conduct research in his/her area of interest, obtain research funding and be involved in Departmental/School administrative matters.

The appointee will be responsible to the Dean of the School of Science and Technology through the Head of Department, and will be required to carry out teaching and related activities (conduct of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops and student industrial training), course co-ordination and curriculum development.

Duration: All appointments are for a contract period of 3 years and are renewable by mutual agreement

How to Apply:

Applicant must provide:
(a) a covering letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.

Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to be posted to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.

Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be posted to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject.

Closing date for all applications:
23rd September 2017

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Title Human Resources Manager
Categories Closed
Salary FJD 40,250 – FJD 55,775
Location Saweni Campus
Job Information

OFFICE OF THE VICE-CHANCELLOR
Post Ref No: OVC 08/17
Human Resources Manager

Are you a dynamic, self-motivated, quick-witted and compassionate individual who wishes to step up in the Human Resources Management Career? 

Is your answer is yes, then The University of Fiji is the employer of your choice!

 

Duties and Responsibilities of the Post

The Human Resources Manager (HRM)   will be responsible for:

  • The smooth running of UniFiji’s Human Resources functions and will be actively involved in relevant strategy and policy development within the university.
  • Oversight of personnel management and monitoring, work force planning and taking forward new initiatives and developments.
  • Providing advice and operational support to the Office of the Vice-Chancellor and ensuring that the University is up-to-date with changes in employee legislation.
  • Assisting to implement effective culture change and new Institutional procedures where necessary.
  • Coordinating in the effective design, development and delivery of resource planning, performance management and HR policies and procedures.
  • Leading in the recruitment planning process with Deans and Department Heads by writing job descriptions and ensuring the provision of full and effective recruitment services.

Qualities and Skills

The human resources field can be fast-paced, challenging and rewarding. Applicants are expected to have attributes such as outstanding speaking and writing skills, the ability to work under pressure and leadership qualities such as strong work ethic, trustworthiness, self-confidence and the ability to delegate responsibilities.

Professionals who are seeking a career as an HR management professional should also demonstrate good judgment, creativity and a positive attitude.

 

Department Human Resources
Salary Range FJD 40,250- FJD 55,775
Reporting to The Vice-Chancellor
Duration 3- year contract and is renewable by mutual agreement.
Qualification Requirement Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources Management or related field. (Master’s Degree in HRM is preferable)
Experience At least 5 years work experience.

 

How to Apply:

Applicant must provide:
(a) a covering letter explaining their interest in the position (b) a copy of their full Curriculum Vitae with names and addresses of three (3) Professional Referees, one of whom must be the current or immediate past supervisor of the applicant, (c) and certified copies of their academic qualifications and transcripts.

Applicants must request their three nominated Professional Referees, to forward signed copies of their reference (citing the reference number of the position) to the Manager Human Resources on email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj by the closing date. Open references will not be accepted.

Completed applications, quoting the Post Reference Number and marked “Confidential” must be sent to: The Human Resources Manager, The University of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Lautoka, Fiji OR e-mailed to jobs@unifiji.ac.fj, with The Post  Reference Number and the Position Title as the subject. For any queries regarding the advertised positions, please contact the Human Resources Manager via email jobs@unifiji.ac.fj or telephone 6640 600.

Closing date for all applications: 16 June 2017

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