REPORT OF TRIBUNAL OF INQUIRY

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THE CONSTITUTIONAL APPOINTMENTS AUTHORITY

APPOINTMENT OF CHAIRPERSON TO THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION

Applications are invited from persons who are qualified under Article 115(2)b of the Constitution of the Republic of Seychelles for appointment as the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission.

The principal role of the Chairperson is to manage and to provide leadership to the Electoral Commission.  This includes

 Call meetings regularly and set the agenda;

Lead meetings and ensure minutes are properly kept and distributed;

Direct discussions and deliberations of the Electoral Commission;

Ensure that agreement, preferably by consensus, are recorded and acted upon;

Present decisions and recommendations to the Head of the Secretariat and ensure their implementation;

Inform the other members in a timely manner of other institutions, International electoral management bodies wishing to meet with the Electoral Commission. Ensure that any such a meeting with any of these bodies is attended by a minimum of three members.

The functions of the Commission include maintaining the national registers of voters in accordance with the requirements of the Elections Act and conducting and supervising Presidential and National Assembly elections, and referendums, in accordance with the legal framework.

A person to be appointed as the  Chairperson shall be a citizen of Seychelles; a registered voter; not a candidate of an election under the Constitution and does not hold the post of President, Vice President, Minister or a Member of the National Assembly and not an executive office bearer of a political party.

A person to be appointed as the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission should also be of proven integrity and impartiality.

The Chairperson shall be appointed for a term of seven years. The salary of the Chairperson shall be such as may be prescribed.

Applications including CVs and two references should reach the office of the Chairperson, the Constitutional Appointments Authority, La Ciotat Building, Mont Fleuri, on or before Friday 15th February 2019.

Address of office: 1st Floor, La Ciotat Building, Mont Fleuri

Telephone +248   4322504

FAX + 248   4323112

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Website: www.caaseychelles.com

ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CALLED FOR AN INTERVIEW

Useful links

www.ecs.sc -  Electoral Commission 

www.oag.sc - Auditor General

www.seylii.org - Seylii

www.attorneygeneraloffice.gov.sc  - Attorney General Office

www.statehouse.gov.sc  - State House

www.sbc.sc - Seychelles Broadcasting corporation

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