Vacancies at the Secretariat

The Benguela Current Convention is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and youth. The positions at BCC are categorised into:

1. Proffessional Category - These are positions of high responsibility of a managerial, professional or scientific nature. These positions will be filled by appropriately qualified professionals, preferably with post graduate qualifications or the equivalent. Staff members in this category shall be recruited from Contracting Parties.

2. General Services Category - These are auxiliary administrative and technical positions; clerical, secretarial and other office personnel. Such staff members shall be recruited in Namibia from among Namibian nationals and citizens of Contracting Parties with permanent residence in Namibia


Vacancy: Executive Secretary

The Benguela Current Convention invites applications from qualified candidates who are nationals of the BCC Member States of Angola, Namibia and South Africa to apply for the position of the Executive Secretary. This is a senior, strategic and head of the international organization position with minimum requirements of 5-10 years in senior executive management. Detailed Terms of Reference is available here icon English version or icon Portuguese Version. Applications must be submitted in any of the BCC official language (English or Portuguese) to the Chairperson of the Commission, Ms Anna Erastus (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) in electronic format or by post or hand delivery to:  Ms. Anna Erastus, Chairperson of the Commission, Benguela Current Convention, Private Bag 5031, Strand Street #1, Swakopmund, Namibia.

Applications must be received and accepted before 16h00, 31 January 2019 Namibian local time.  For any inquiries or information, contact Ms. Anna Erastus.


Note: Only short-listed candidates are contacted for the interviews.