Office of the Financial Secretary

If you are passionate and have experience in a wide range of administrative support, this could be the job for you. We are looking for bright and enthusiastic applicants wishing to build a career in MFEM as a Communication/HR Assistant.

To be successful in this position, you are required to have:

  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite (Computer Literate)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Expressions of interest, together with a full CV, are to be sent by 23 Friday April 2021 to Maria Bruno Poila at

Please click here to view or download the Job Description. Alternatively contact Maria Bruno Poila on 22878, extension 8207, for a copy of the job description. Late applications will not be considered.


Development Coordination Division

  • No Vacancies 

Major Projects and Procurement Support Division

  • ThMinistry of FinancanEconomic Managemeninvites applications from individuals who are interested in playing an integral role in Cook Islands Government purchasing, sales, and project support. Iyoare then, please send through your applicatiofor thfollowing vacancy:


    SenioProcurement Officer


    Thposition will bresponsible for policy and procedure developmenanimplementation, procurement analysis managemenand reporting anstakeholdemanagement.


    Tbe successfuin this position,yoare required to have:

    • Tertiary qualification in procurement, operations management, contract management or other related fields
    • Minimum 3 years work experience with contract mangement, public procurement, planning and development 
    • Have excellent writing and analytical skills
    • Be confidenipublic speakinanability to mentor staff.

    For more information or copof the jodescription please email

    To apply for the position above, please submit your cover letter and CV to Taina Iro at

    Applicationmusbe received by Wednesday, 22 September2021, 4pm.

Economic Planning Division

The MFEM Economic Planning Division are looking for two experienced individuals to join the team as a Senior Policy Advisor & Economic Development Strategy Coordinator

•            Two vacancies

•            Play a central role in significant economic development

•            Three-year fixed term

The Cook Islands Government is offering a rare opportunity for two talented people to contribute to the economic development strategy through these exciting vacancies located in Avarua, Rarotonga.

The Senior Policy Advisor is a newly created policy role with a focus on a competitive market environment focused on reducing barriers to a market-led economy. The ideal candidate will have some understanding of economics and/or drafting legislation and policy for that market environment. Regulatory and project management experience in the public sector would also be an advantage.

Job description

The Economic Development Strategy Coordinator is a newly created role with a focus on coordinating and providing Economic Development Strategic 2030 technical programme expertise on behalf of the Policy Team and be collectively accountable for delivering its strategic objectives.

Job description

Both roles report to the Director of the Economic Planning Division.

Please submit a CV and cover letter to Pim Borren at , applications must be received by 4pm on the 6th June 2021. Late applications will not be considered.


Cook Islands Statistics Office

  • No Vacancies

Revenue Management Division

The Revenue Management Division are seeking suitably qualified and experienced individuals for the following positions:

Tax Officer

The ideal applicant will have the following attributes:

  • High level of computer literacy.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Achievement of NCEA level 2 or equivalent educational qualification in English, Mathematics, Accounting or Economics.

Tax Examiner

The ideal applicant will have the following attributes:

  • Have a high level of computer literacy, analytical skills and correspondence preparation.
  • A good understanding of commercial law is desirable.
  • Have a minimum of 2 years experience in an appropriate environment.
  • A Degree in Accounting.

Expressions of interest, together with a full CV, are to be sent by Tuesday 29 September 2021 to Haylie Browne

A job description is available from our website at (see “vacancies” at the bottom of the page). Alternatively contact Haylie Browne on 29365, extension 8231 for a copy of the job description.

Remuneration will be based on your qualification and experience. Note that the successful applicants will be required to pass a current security check.

A copy of the Job Descriptions are available here:

  1. Tax Officer
  2. Tax Examiner

Treasury Operations Division