Secretary, Human Rights Commission Of Malaysia

Suruhanjaya Hak Asasi Manusia Malaysia

Based: Malaysia(Federal Territory/Kuala Lumpur)

Posted on 25 Sep 2017

Job Description

Salary :
  • Attractive remuneration package, comprising basic salary, allowances, and other benefits

Status of post :

Responsibilities :
The successful candidate for the position of Secretary of SUHAKAM will be responsible to, and supportive of, the Commissioners of SUHAKAM in managing day to day work of the Commission, monitoring and coordinating all programmes and activities of the Commission in the promotion and protection of human rights in Malaysia as mandated by the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia Act 1999.

Qualification :

i.    Bachelor Honours Degree or Masters Degree, preferably in Management or Administration or Finance or any other equivalent qualification from any University recognised by the Commission.

ii.    Has a minimum of 15 years of experience in the fields of Management Administration and Finance. 

iii.    Possesses expertise in report writing in Bahasa Malaysia and English, and fluent in both languages. 

iv.    Ability and expertise in providing professional leadership and guidance in work-related matters. 

v.    High level of professionalism and expertise in the field of human rights. 

vi.    Expertise in financial and budget planning and management in accordance with the Malaysian Government treasury circulars.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are invited to submit application letters, enclosed with resume, along with certified copies of academic and professional qualifications. Identity Card and a Passport sized photograph (non-returnable) before or on 6th October 2017 to :-

Human Resource Unit
Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (SUHAKAM) 11th Floor,
Menara TH Perdana, Jalan Sultan Ismail
50250 Kuala Lumpur


The successful candidate in the interview is required to report for duty in January 2018

Only shortlisted applicants will be notified

Company Details

Suruhanjaya Hak Asasi Manusia Malaysia

11th Floor, Menara TH Perdana, 1001, Jalan Sultan Ismail

50250 Federal Territory/Kuala Lumpur


The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (SUHAKAM) seeks Malaysian nationals with leadership qualities, management and professional expertise, dedicated, with a passion for human rights, to fill the following position:-