The Ombudsman Commission of Papua New Guinea is an independent constitutional institution established by the Constitution to protect and promote good leadership and governance in Papua New Guinea.

The Commission operates under two (2) important Organic Laws and these are the Organic Law on the Ombudsman Commission (OLOC) and Organic Law on the Duties and Responsibilities of Leadership (OLDRL).

The OLOC deals with the normal traditional Ombudsman role of ensuring the Government Bodies are responsive to the needs and aspirations of the people. The OLDRL enforces the Leadership Code to ensure that all leaders’ conduct and operations are within the precincts of the Code.

The Commission has immediate vacancies for appropriately qualified, experienced and highly motivated people with the personal drive to produce real results. Applicants must be able to demonstrate that they are of sound reputation and character.

OFFICE OF COUNSEL
POSITION TITLE & NO:# CLOSING DATE RECRUITMENT STATUS
Director Legal Services – COU02
Location: Port Moresby
Job Description
Terms & Conditions
Form OC 2.2
21st  February 2024  Application Open

The Commission provides exciting and challenging career opportunities rewarded with competitive remuneration and an environment that acknowledges career progression based on good performance. 

Full details of salary, conditions of employment and job description outlining the selection criteria for the position and completion of the application form can be obtained by contacting the Human Resource Unit on 308 2678/ 308 2622/ 308 2667/ 3082 698/ 308 2623 and 308 2695 or visit our website at www.ombudsman.gov.pg/jobs/

To apply, strictly complete application forms (Form OC2.2.2) and submit them together with curriculum vitae and copies of qualifications to:

THE SECRETARY TO THE COMMISSION

OMBUDSMAN COMMISSION OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA

OMBUDSMAN COMMISSION HAUS, CHAMPION PARADE, PORT MORESBY

P O BOX 1831

PORT MORESBY 121 NCD PNG

Attention: Human Resources Manager

Applications close at 4.06 pm Wednesday 21st February 2024.

Advert Ref No: EX02/2024

Please note that given the number of applications, only those considered suitable for interview will be contacted. If you do not hear from the PNG Ombudsman Commission, please consider your application unsuccessful.

We appreciate the time you have taken to prepare your application and thank you for considering the PNG Ombudsman Commission as a prospective employer.