Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR THE POST OF DIRECTOR (P5) OF THE COMESA COMPETITION COMMISSION
The COMESA Competition Commission (“the Commission”) is a regional body corporate established under Article 6 of the COMESA Competition Regulations. The Commission is responsible for promoting competition and enhancing the welfare of consumers in the Common Market. The main functions of the Commission are to monitor markets and investigate anti-competitive business practices, control mergers and other forms of acquisitions in the Common Market and mediate disputes between the Member States concerning anti-competitive conduct. The Commission commenced its operations on 14th January, 2013 and is located in Lilongwe. Malawi. More information can be obtained from the Commission’s website http://www.comesacompetition.org .
The Commission is looking to recruit suitably qualified nationals of the COMESA Member States to fill the post of Director (P5 tenable at the Commission in Lilongwe, Malawi: Applications are therefore invited from suitably qualified and experienced professionals for the post as follows:
1.0 THE POSITION
Job Title: Director; COMESA Competition Commission
Reporting to : Board of Commissioners
Grade: Professional, Level 5 (P5)
Salary Scale : COM$70,654 — COM$83,375 per annum plus allowances.
Duty Station : Lilongwe. Malawi
2.0 PURPOSE OF THE JOB
The Director shall be responsible for administering the Commission’s affairs, funds and property and for performing any other functions that may be conferred or imposed upon him/her by or under the Regulations or that the Commission may delegate or assign to him/her. The Director shall perform his duties in accordance with the Commission’s Code of Conduct, and upholding the Commission’s Values, to achieve results in line with its corporate mission and goals.
3.0 FUNCTIONS OF THE DIRECTOR
The Director shall perform his/her duties in accordance with the COMESA Competition Commission’s Code of Conduct, and upholding the COMESA Competition Commission Values. to achieve results in line with the corporate mission and goals of the COMESA Competition Commission. The Director shall apply the provisions of these Regulations with regard to trade between Member States and be responsible for promoting competition within the Common Market. In order to accomplish this. the Director shall: