The Corporate Services Division (CSD) of the Ministry of Environment (MECDM) consists of Administration, on one part, and Finance and Accounts, on the other hand. One of the important roles of the Corporate Service is to support the Technical Divisions (other MECDM Divisions) achieve their work programs, as they perform duties required of them by laws they administer and deliver goods and services expected of them by the Government and people of Solomon Islands.
The Administration Section of CSD is headed by the Human Resource Manager (HRM) and consists of other officials.
Finance and Accounts
The Finance and Accounts component of the CSD, on the other hand, is led by the Financial Controller (FC) and consists of other officials.
Roles and Responsibilities
The Corporate Service roles include but are not limited to:
Oversee compliance with international treaties and conventions, including regional agreements
Oversee linkages with the implementation of relevant parts of Government’s national development strategy, medium term development plan, and other inter- and intra- Ministry plan
Develop and implement a human resources development plan
Coordinate a performance management system for the Ministry
Develop a relationship management policy to manage relations with all stakeholders including the Minister, other Government Ministries, donors, NGOs, targeted geographical communities (including a community engagement policy) and the general public
Review contracts policy to counter conflicts of interest
Develop an ethics policy for managers and staff within the Ministry, in addition, to the public service standards applicable to all civil servants