Vacancy


CONSUMER COUNCIL OF FIJI

 POSITION VACANT

ASSISTANT CONSUMER OFFICER – SUVA OFFICE

The Consumer Council of Fiji’s fundamental aim is to promote and safeguard the interests of consumers stipulated under the Consumer Council of Fiji Act Cap 235.

The successful applicant will be required to: Receive and register complaints; Assess complaints based on information and evidence provided; Offer appropriate advice to consumers of the options available in resolving complaints including referring  cases to relevant consumer protection authorities and possible Small Claims Tribunal action if mediation is unsuccessful; Carry out any other duty assigned by the Manager ADR or the CEO. At least possess a degree level qualification in Law, Communication, Journalism, Social Science, Economics. At least 2 years experience in mediation, information dissemination, education or awareness work. In addition,  commitment to consumer issues and good IT skills are essential.  Excellent communication skills and a self starter with excellent customer service attributes. Self organized and motivated.

Salary Level: $18,783 - $24,180. The contract will be for 3 years subject to renewal for a further period to be determined on good performance.

Applications close on 12th June 2017 at 4.00pm.  For further information please contact the Senior Manager Corporate on telephone: 3300792 or e-mail:  projectmanager@consumersfiji.org.

Written applications marked “Vacancy for Assistant Consumer Officer (Suva Office)” accompanied by a brief CV and contact details of three referees should be sent to the following address: The Chief Executive Officer, Consumer Council of Fiji, Private Mail Bag, Suva

Please note that only short listed applicants will be contacted. If you have not been contacted by Consumer Council Fiji, then your application has not been successful and we thank you for your interest in applying.