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Be part of the Institute for Labor Studies, the policy research and advocacy arm of the
Department of Labor and Employment


We are hiring for the following positions:

(1) Senior Labor and Employment Officers (SG 19)

Item Nos. ILSB-SRLEO-2-2019 (Anticipated)
Basic Salary: ₱48,313.00 + PERA: ₱2,000.00


  • Education – Bachelor’s degree preferably in social sciences, economics, development studies, communications, industrial relations, and other related courses
  • Experience – Two (2) years of relevant experience in research and technical writing
  • Training – Eight (8) hours of relevant training
  • Career Service Eligibility – Professional

General Duties:

The Senior Labor and Employment Officer is expected to recommend programs, projects and systems, and does related work pertaining to the advancement of decent work.


  • Leadership and Management: Builds a sense of commitment to a common goal among individuals and utilizes interventions to help close the gaps or improve competencies of staff to achieve goal;
  • Strategic Planning: Appreciates the value of strategic planning and prepares proposal for small activity;
  • Labor Policy Research: Implements the complete cycle of a research study;
  • Project Management: Supervises the implementation of the research project/program;
  • Networking and Partnership Building: Builds broad partnerships and collaboration outside ILS;
  • Public Communication: Communicates to stakeholders and partners through technical assistance/ consultation.

Qualified applicant including persons with disability (PWD), member of indigenous communities, and those from any sexual orientation and gender identities (SOGI), civil status, age, religion, and political affiliation may send his/her comprehensive resume indicating duties and responsibilities, complete dates of present and previous employments, copy of certificate of trainings/seminars attended, copy of certificate of eligibility, copy of transcript of records, and latest performance rating for one year (attached all documents in one PDF file) to ILS Job Application Online (JAO) at (ILS Website) not later than 01 July 2021.

Late and incomplete submission of information, hard copies and email submission will NOT be entertained.

Download PDF copy HERE.