Australian High Commission
High Commission address: 37 Princes Rd, TAMAVUA, Suva - Telephone: 338 2211 - Fax: 338 2065


The Australian High Commission is looking for highly motivated, suitably qualified and experienced applicants for the following position:

Program Manager - Regional Partnerships and Aid Effectiveness (LE6)

The Program Manager, Regional Partnerships and Aid Effectiveness under limited direction, will manage partnership arrangements between Australia and the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat and, monitor, review and advice on the framework (Pacific Plan) on regional Integration. This position will also support and contribute to Australia’s engagement on aid effectiveness in the Pacific.
The successful applicant will have good written and oral communication skills, sound program management skills, good leadership skills. The successful applicant should have knowledge of the Pacific regional governance systems and processes and, possess relevant tertiary qualifications in governance, development, public sector reform, economics and/or work experience in these sectors.

Selection Criteria and Position Descriptions are available by clicking on the above link. or by contacting the Australian High Commission on 3382211.

Applications including a statement of claims addressing the selection criteria and a resume, must be submitted by 4.30pm on Friday 19 September 2014, to , or

Human Resource Manager
Australian High Commission
P O Box 214

Late applications will not be accepted.


There are currently no arrangements in place for Work and Holiday or Seasonal Worker Program visas in Australia for Fiji citizens. The Australian and Fijian Governments are working positively towards the Work and Holiday Visa process, but concluding this arrangement will take time. The Australian Government is also considering including Fiji in an expanded Seasonal Worker Program, but there is no time frame for when this will be determined. We would strongly discourage clients engaging with agents who claim to be able to assist with lodgement or processing of these visas. If approached by an agent in relation to these visas, please advise the Australian High Commission by email to Please continue to check this website for any updates.

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27 April (Monday) Anzac Day (In Lieu)
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