VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT: RE-ADVERTISEMENT
DIRECTOR GENERAL – FINANCIAL INTELLIGENCE AUTHORITY
The Government of Malawi, through the Ministry of Finance, is inviting applications from suitably and experienced Malawian candidates to fill the post whose details are as follows:
Post : Director General
Grade : FIA 1
Location : Lilongwe
Terms of Employment : Five (5) – year Contract renewable subject to satisfactory performance.
BACKGROUND AND CONTEXT
The Financial Intelligence Authority (FIA) is a government agency established under the Financial Crimes Act 2017 to prevent and combat financial crimes through detecting and investigating these crimes and disseminating financial intelligence to competent authorities and engage in information sharing with other Financial Intelligence Units in order to maintain the integrity of the country’s financial system.
In order to fulfil the organisation’s mandate effectively and efficiently with strategic leadership and management, a rare opportunity has arisen to engage a qualified person of Malawian origin to fill the position of Director General for the Financial Intelligence Authority tenable at its offices in Lilongwe.
This is avery demanding position which requires a person with high level of integrity and professionalism, strategic leadership, and managerial innovations to make the FIA competitive and vibrant.
SUMMARY OF THE JOB
The job-holder of this position is accountable to the Minister of Finance and is responsible for overall management and operation of the organisation and ensuring that the FIA performs in accordance with its mandate as stipulated in the Financial Crimes Act (FCA).
KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Applicants must possess:
MODE OF APPLICATION
Interested persons should submit their application letters that should include copies of relevant certificates and Curriculum Vitae which has phone numbers and names of three traceable referees to:
The Secretary to the Treasury,
Ministry of Finance,
P. O. Box 30049,
Telephone: 265 01 789 355
Fax: 265 01 789 173
Attention: Deputy Director of Human Resource Management and Development.
Closing date for receipt of the applications is Friday,24th September, 2021.
Only shortlisted applicants will be acknowledged.