National Biosafety Authority

  • Accra
  • National Biosafety Authority
Job Description:

  • The National Biosafety Authority seeks to recruit a highly accomplished professional to provide strategic leadership, technical and administrative direction for the achievement of the mandate of the authority.

    Job Title: Chief Executive Office

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Initiates action for the formulation of policies
    • Ensures the implementation, monitoring, evaluation and enforcement of programmes and activities of the authority
    • Exercises oversight responsibility for the efficient and effective management of the human, material and financial resources of the authority
    • Represents the authority on related international bodies/agencies
    • Ensures the development of the strategic plan of the authority
    • Initiates actions involving grievances and complaints to the appeals tribunal
    • Ensures the availability of appropriate internal structures, controls, management and decision-making systems and processes for the authority
    • Ensures the establishment of administrative mechanisms for the appropriate handling and storage of documents and data ni connection with the processing of applications
    • Makes determination on declaration of confidential business information
    • Initiates action for the mobilisation of funds from development partners and other stakeholders for the Authority
    • Acts as the national focal point responsible for liaising with any other agency or international organisations
    • Ensures the preparation of annual and other periodic reports of the authority
    • Builds and manages an effective and dedicated inclusive work environment
    • Collaborates and builds relationships with Government, Public and Private sector partners and other stakeholders, both national and international, in carrying out the authoritys mandate
    • Signs and seals contractual agreements between individuals, groups of persons, organsations and the authority
    • Ensures the implementation of the performance management system
    • Supervises and appraises the performance of immediate subordinate staff

    Qualification Required & Experience

    • A minimum of a Master’s Degree in Biological Sciences or any other related discipline from an accredited tertiary institution
    • A relevant qualification in Public and or Business Administration will be an advantage
    • Must have publications in relevant areas
    • A minimum of 15 years of post Bachelor’s Degree relevant work experience, 5 years of which must be in a senior management position
    • Must pass a selection interview conducted by the Public Service Commission in consultation with the Board

    Location: Accra

    How To Apply For The Job

    Application letters and CVs should be sent to:


    OR mail to:

    The Chief Executive Officer
    National Biosafety Authority (NBA)
    P.O.Box WY 669
    Kwabenya – Accra

    Closing Date: 05 February, 2024

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