Department of Personnel Management and Administrative Services

Department of Personnel Management and Administrative Services


Headed by Secretary CONNELLY KEKUN under the ministerial leadership of Honorable AMANDA MASONO, Member for North Bougainville Women's, ABG Minister for Public Service. Its mandate is focused on;

  • Human Resource management
  • Performance management
  • Office allocation and housing policy
  • Government housing
  • Records management and archiving
  • Labor and employment
  • Information Technology
  • Governance, management and procurement
  • General office supplies and equipment  


The Autonomous Bougainville Government is embarking on a recruitment drive and is anticipating to fill key vacant positions existing in its 11 Departments. Applicants with relevant qualifications, competencies, and experience in the Public Sector are encouraged to apply. Candidates must possess sufficient understanding and knowledge of the Bougainville Public Service (Management) Act 2014, Bougainville Public Finance (Management & Administration) Act 2014, National Public Service General Orders, Bougainville Peace Agreement and its regulations.

The Autonomous Bougainville Government offers competitive conditions and allowances to senior staff under its contract awards, and provides a friendly working environment conducive to all genders. It is an equal opportunity employer and encourage both men and women to apply. Applications are now invited from qualified and experienced persons for these positions based in Buka, Autonomous Region of Bougainville. 

Download copy of position vacancies here 

How to Apply:

1. Email, or enquire at the HR Office, DPMAS, to obtain a copy of the Job Descriptions and the Application Form.
2. Submit the following documents via email or submit at the HR Head Office, DPMAS:

  • Fully completed application form
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Educational qualifications and other supporting documents

Submit applications to: 
Chair of the Selection Committee
Secretary Department of Personnel Management and Administrative Services
Post Office Box 322
Buka, AROB

Applications must be received no later than 5:06 pm (Bougainville Standard Time) on the 24th June 2024. Late applications will not be considered.