Southern African Development Community (SADC)

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) is a regional economic community founded and maintained by countries in the Southern African region. It aims to further the socio-economic, political and security cooperation among its Member States and foster regional integration in order to achieve peace, stability and wealth.

The Secretariat is currently recruiting for the below position, to be based at its Headquarters in Gaborone, Botswana;

  1. Officer Research and Statistics (Grade 6)
  2. Systems Super user   (Grade 6)

Applications should be accompanied by the following:

  • a cover letter
  • a five (5) page curriculum vitae;
  • certified copies of your degree(s), or Certificate(s); and
  • duly completed SADC Application Form.

For further details on the position, job profiles and SADC Application Form, refer to the SADC Website:

Applications must be submitted to the Foreign Affairs Department by email to on or no later than Friday 7th July 2023.


The information contained in this advert has been provided to the Foreign Affairs Department by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and should not be construed as being information provided by the Foreign Affairs Department. The Foreign Affairs Department is not liable for any loss that may arise from any decision by the applicant to apply for the above role or from any action taken by the applicant as a result of the information set out in this advert.

International organizations usually keep the Foreign Affairs Department informed of exchanges with applicants. Therefore, for reason of security, applicants are advised to keep the relevant officer at the Foreign Affairs Department in copy of all correspondence with the organization concerned.

In our experience, international organizations will not request for payment of any sorts from applicants.