STATE MINISTRY OF DEVELOPMENT OF MINOR CROPS INCLUDING SUGARCANE, MAIZE, CASHEW, PEPPER, CINNAMON, CLOVES, BETEL, RELATED INDUSTRIES AND EXPORT PROMOTION

SUGARCANE RESEARCH INSTITUTE
VACANCIES

Applications are invited from the citizens of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka who possess the requisite qualifications to fill the following vacancies of the Sugarcane Research Institute at Uda Walawe.

01. Internal Auditor : MM 1-2 (01 position)

Qualifications:
External:


Intermediate-level qualification of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (ICASL)
OR
Intermediate-level qualification of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
OR
Intermediate-level qualification of Association of Certified and Corporate Accountants (ACCA)
OR
Degree in Management or Commerce from a recognised university or Higher National Diploma in Accountancy from a government technical college.
AND
At least three (3) years experience in accounting and financial management/auditing in a managerial capacity in a Government Department / Corporation / Statutory Board or a reputed Mercantile Establishment after obtaining the above qualification.

Note: Exposure to computerised accounting environment and experience in an audit firm would be distinct advantage.

Internal:

Minimum of five (5) years experience in a post in Junior Manager Category Grade I.

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02. Procurement Officer : JM 1-2 (01 position)

Qualifications:
External:

A Degree in Management or Commerce from a recognized university or Higher National Diploma in Accountancy from a government technical college with three (03) years post-qualifying experience in local and foreign supplies work in a Government Department/Corporation/Statutory Board or a reputed mercantile establishment.
AND
One-year certificate course in supplies and material management.

Internal:

Certificate course in Supplies and Material Management
AND
Five (05) years experience in local and foreign supplies work in Management Assistant Non Technological Category in Grade I.

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Salary Code and the Scales:

  1. MM 1-2 -2016 – Rs. 54550-10×1375-15×1910-96950/-
  2. JM 1-2-2016 – Rs. 43355-10×755-18×1135-71335/-

Method of Selection:

Internal Auditor – By a structure interview
Procurement Officer – On the results of a written competitive examination and a structured interview.

Age Limit (on the date of closing applications):

Should be not less than 18 years and not more than 45 years. The upper age limit will not apply to internal candidates.

Other Benefits:

  • In addition to the salary, government approved allowances will be paid.
  • Professional allowances will be paid. (Only for MM 1-2 salary category)
  • Communication facilities will be provided as per the relevant circular.
  • Medical benefits are available according to the prevailing rules of the Institute’s Medical Scheme.
  • Rent-free quarters will be provided, if available.

Provident Fund:

The employee will be required to contribute 10% of the salary to the Employees’ Provident Fund while the Institute will contribute 15%. The Institute will also contribute 3% to the Employees’ Trust Fund.

General Conditions:

Transferable to any part of Sri Lanka

Applications:

Applications should be submitted in the prescribed form by downloading from the Institute’s website www.sugarres.lk, under registered post to reach the undersigned on or before 09th November 2020.

The post applied for should be clearly mentioned on the top-left hand corner of the envelope.

Applicants from Government Departments/Corporations/Statutory Boards should forward the applications through their respective Head of Department.

Non-conformity with this requirement will result in the application being rejected.

The Director (Acting),
Sugarcane Research Institute,
Uda Walawe.