Economic Policy Officer – Vacancy 09/2019
The vision of the Fiji Revenue and Customs Service (FRCS) is to become a World Class Revenue Service Delivering Excellence in Revenue Collection, Border Protection, Trade and Travel Facilitation. We offer world class exposure with our affiliations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Customs Organisation (WCO), The World Bank, The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Commonwealth Association of Tax Administrators (CATA) to name a few. We are currently in the midst of an exciting journey which will make tax simpler, more certain and easier to manage for most if not all Fijians. We are looking for suitable candidate for the position of Economic Policy Officer.
The Economic Planning Officer is responsible in conducting comprehensive research, developing high quality policy pertaining to Taxation and Customs; formulation of Cabinet Papers, Ministerial Briefs and monthly board papers; administration of Tax and Customs incentives; provision of sound and timely advice on Taxation and Customs to internal and external stakeholders; provide analysis of Taxation and Customs laws, International Trade Agreements, Double Tax Agreements and providing assistance in the Annual National Budget Works and Market Surveys.
The suitable candidate must have a strong Degree in Economics or related field and at least two-years’ relevant experience. Efficient and detailed research writing skills with Tax & Customs knowledge will be desirable.
Base Salary: Band 5 $30,230
Your application must be complimented by details of proven skills and expertise with the tenacity, agility and courage supported by high record of performance and integrity.
Please submit an email application, indicating the position and vacancy number, CV, detailed cover letter and copies of academic transcripts to firstname.lastname@example.org and also complete and submit the Employment Application Form available on our website www.frcs.org.fj . All applications will be treated in confidence.
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