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MINISTRY OF DEVELOPMENT STRATEGIES & INTERNATIONAL TRADE
BOARD OF INVESTMENT OF SRI LANKA

VACANCY

POST OF DIRECTOR - SEETHAWAKA EXPORT PROCESSING ZONE

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Sri Lankans to fill the above vacancy in the BOI.

The Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI) which is the apex agency of the government promoting and facilitating foreign direct investment and private sector capital formation in priority sectors of the economy wishes to recruit a competent, dynamic, disciplined and highly dedicated person as the Director – Seethawaka Export Processing Zone located at Avissawella.

Job Profile

This position requires a highly self-motivated result-oriented dynamic officer with organizational ability to take over total responsibility of zone functions. The ideal candidate should possess the qualities required to shoulder responsibilities for overall activities of the Seethawaka Export Processing Zone. He/ She should have full exposure to the relevant experience such as planning, organizing, co-ordination and implementation of overall activities including infrastructure maintenance, investor services/public relation work, general administration, labour relations, security functions etc. Attributes such as organizational ability, good communication skills and a flair for team work are imperative.

Qualification and Experience required

Any Bachelor’s Degree from a University recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and a Postgraduate Degree (Master Level) with minimum of eighteen (18) years experience in the relevant field in managerial level after obtaining the first degree out of which three (03) years should be in Senior Manager Level in a Government Department/Corporation/Board or in a reputed Mercantile Establishment.

Salary Scale :

HM 1-3 - Rs. 41,745 - 15 x 1,100 - 58,245 p.m.
(In addition, Government approved allowances will be paid, take home salary will not be less than Rs. 100,000/- p.m)

Age Limit :

Should not be less than 35 years and not more than 55 years of age at the closing date of receiving applications.
(The upper age limit stipulated above does not apply to the employees in the State Sector)

Every applicant,

  • Should be a citizen of Sri Lanka.

  • Should be physically and mentally fit to discharge the duties of the post well and to serve in any part of the island.

  • Should be of excellent moral character.

Fringe Benefits :

  • Medical Benefit Scheme covering the employee and the family.

  • Subsidized Vehicle & Housing Loan facilities

  • Comprehensive Life Insurance Scheme

  • Vehicle with approved quantity of fuel

How to apply :

Applications providing necessary information including the details of two non-related referees and copies of certificates pertaining to academic, professional qualification and work experience along with the copies of National Identity Card (NIC) & Birth Certificate should be forwarded under registered cover to the Actg. Executive Director (HR & Administration), Board of Investment of Sri Lanka, 9th Floor, West Tower, World Trade Centre, Echelon Square, Colombo 01 to reach on or before 21st June 2016.

Applications from employees in the State Sector should be forwarded through the proper channels stating clearly whether the applicant could be released in the event of his/her being selected for the post applied for.

The title of the post applied for should be stated on the top left hand corner of the envelope. Applications which do not conform to the above requirements, incomplete applications and applications received after the closing date will be rejected without notice.

The BOI reserves the right to fill the position or to postpone/cancel the recruitment.

Please note that the applications submitted through the website will not be accepted.

Chairman,
Board of Investment of Sri Lanka,
26th Floor, West Tower,
World Trade Centre,
Echelon Square,
Colombo 01