Posts Tagged ‘Programme Officer Jobs in Ghana’

Job Vacancy For Programme Officer At Royal Danish Embassy

Posted on: January 16th, 2013 by Ghana Jobs

The Royal Danish Embassy works to strengthen the relations between Denmark and Ghana, manages official Danish-Ghanaian development co-operation, promotes trade, and provides efficient passport and consular services.

Job Summary

The Danish Embassy seeks a Programme Officer to join the Business Team. The Programme Officer will primarily focus on assisting the implementation of the Danida facilitated Support to Private Sector Development, Phase II (SPSD II) which seeks to promote a private sector that is creating jobs and enhancing livelihoods for all.

Responsibilities will among others include visits to implementing government and private partners to monitor progress; review of work plans, budgets and reports; planning of new activities; participating in policy dialogue with other development partners; drafting of Terms of Reference for consultants and contract management

The Programme Officer will work closely with the SPSD II Co-ordinator and other colleagues in the Business Team in charge of Danida Business Partnership and Finance facilities, the Investment Fund for Developing Countries and other trade/commercial related issues

Qualification Required & Experience

Profile of Programme Officer:

•  Academic degree in economics, business administration, finance development studies or related field
•  At least two years of experience from the private/financial sector, with exposure from work with international organisations and local government authorities;
•  Experiences from working with local SME’s will be an advantage;
•  Ability to facilitator and participate in multi-cultural stakeholder meetings;
•  Proven good analytical and communication skills;
•  Ability to work in teams as well as independently;
•  Excellent in spoken and written English

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job:

Please visit: for general information about Danish Development Co-operation in Ghana and for a full Job Description.

Please send your application and CV to:

[email protected]

Or to:

Royal Danish Embassy
67 Dr Isert Road
North Ridge
P. O. Box CT 596
Accra, Ghana

Closing Date: 31 January 2013

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Late applications will not be accepted.

Job Vacancy For Senior Programme Officer, Technical Regulations At Energy Commission

Posted on: January 16th, 2013 by Ghana Jobs

{Energy Commission,Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jan-2013};

Job Summary

•  Report to the Head of Division;
•  Assist in planning and implementation of programmes to promote and ensure the efficient use of Natural Gas;
•  Assist in promotion and compliance monitoring of uniform rules of practice and standards of performance for the transmission, wholesale supply, distribution and sale of natural gas;
•  Conduct demand surveys for the development and utilization of natural gas in Ghana.
•  Assist in initiating policy options relating to the regulation, management, development and utilization of natural gas in Ghana;
•  Assist in the evaluation of applications submitted for permits/licences to service providers in the Natural Gas Industry;
•  Collect data and information on the development of natural gas industry in Ghana;
•  Assist in monitoring the compliance of the licensing framework, codes of practice and standards of performance for service providers in the natural gas industry;
•  Coordinate the preparation of quarterly, annual and performance reports for the Division; and
•  Perform any other related duties assigned.

Qualification Required & Experience

Applicants must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Petrochemical or chemical) plus Masters in the field of Oil and Gas Engineering. Must be knowledgeable in any of the following: Project Management, Project Planning, Regulatory Policy, Gas Processing Technology or Gas Regulatory Laws.


•  Minimum of 3 years relevant post graduate working experience
•  Demonstrate evidence of working in Natural Gas industry.
•  Good interpersonal and communication skills (written/spoken).
•  Ability to dialogue with superior officers, government officials, gas companies and energy service providers.
•  Applicant MUST be computer literate and be able to use computer without assistance or supervision.
•  Must be willing to travel.

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job:

Only qualified and interested persons should apply with curriculum vitae, three referees (two of whom must be work-related, one being his immediate supervisor). Signed applications should be sent to:

The Human Resource Manager
Energy Commission
Plot 40, Frema House
PMB Ministries Post Office

Tel: 0302-813756/7     Fax: 0302-813764

Closing Date: 15 February 2013