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3996 Australian High Comm Program Manager 10 - 25 April 2017


Program Manager – Governance, Economic and Private Sector Development

LE5 band annual salary of TOP28989.00 to TOP32130.00

(depending on experience)

Do you want to make a difference to the Governance, Economic and Private Sector Development in Tonga? Do you want to join a dynamic team that values your input? The Australian High Commission in Nuku’alofa is seeking a highly experienced, Program Manager, to join our team.

The role is fast paced, managing a diverse range of programs with government, multilateral and NGO partners. The right applicant will be flexible, able to manage complex relationships, have amazing writing and time management skills and most of all, the drive to get the job done.

A full copy of the Duty Statement and Selection Criteria can be found at or at our Facebook page Australia in Tonga, or you can collect a hard copy from the Australian High Commission reception.

Closing date is 4:00pm on Wednesday 26 April 2017.

Applications should include:

  • a curriculum vitae (maximum three pages) with details of two referees, including a current or recent manager; and
  • a written expression of interest (maximum two pages) addressing the selection criteria and outlining why you are a good fit for the role.

Late or incomplete applications will not be taken into consideration. 

All employees are required to complete a three-month probation period. The Australian High Commission in Nuku’alofa offers a package that includes recreation and personal carer’s days, medical benefits, and superannuation contributions.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.