Job Vacancy For Director of Administration At Regional Maritime University

Applications are invited from suitably qualified nationals from the Republics of Cameroon, The Gambia, Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

Responsible for Planning, Maintenance and Management of the administrative systems with optimum effectiveness of the University’s resources.


•   Co-ordinate and plan human resources and manpower
•   Ensure policies on recruitment, promotion, training and staff discipline are followed
•   Ensure efficient administration of the Performance Management System
•   Ensure healthy management/staff relationships
•   Plan and implement capacity building programmes for staff
•   Provide consolidated reports of capacity building initiatives and results
•   Analyze the University’s Human Resources status periodically and make recommendations to the Rector for required action
•   Supervise the management of the University’s medical scheme and general services
•   Perform duties of Secretary to the Board of Governors

Qualification Required and Experience

•   A Masters Degree in a relavant discipline with a minimum of 10 years relevant post qualification experience 7 of which must be in senior management position. Acquiring PhD, post-graduate degree or professional qualification in a relevant field will be an added advantage.


•   Proven record of spoken and/or written French will be an added advantage;
•   A strong interpersonal, communication and diplomatic skills;
•   Ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines;
•   Good report writing skills;
•   Very strong analytical and quantitative skills;
•   Ability to work independently and proactively;
•   Must demonstrate a high sense of integrity;
•   Must be setf-disciplined and self-motivated.

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

All applications with copies of Certificates, Testimonials and Curriculum Vitae should be addressed to:

Director of Administration and Board Secretary
Regional Maritime University
P. O. Box GP 1115
Accra, Ghana

Fax No: (0302) 717 707/712 047

Email:  [email protected]   or   [email protected]

Closing Date: 14 February, 2014