What are the best government agencies to work for in the Philippines?

Last Updated on 10/27/2021 by FilipiKnow

The best agency to work for is one that will allow you to pursue your passion or practice your specific field as a professional.

But if you’d like to know which government agencies most Filipinos want to work for, the top three most popular are the following:

  • Social Security System (SSS);
  • Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR); and
  • Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH).

The SSS usually needs professionals specializing in accounting, finance, or law, as well as leaders with vast management experience to fill in executive-level positions.

Most job openings in the BIR are for revenue officer, attorney, and special investigator positions with a background in commerce, accounting, or the law.

Interested in working for the DPWH? You can find a lot of vacancies in engineer, laboratory technician, and clerk positions.

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If you want to work for one of the best-performing agencies in the Philippines, here are your options based on the latest survey of the Makati Business Club:

  • Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas;
  • National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA);
  • Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA);
  • Department of Trade and Industry (DTI);
  • Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA);
  • Department of Finance;
  • Board of Investments;
  • Department of Tourism;
  • Armed Forces of the Philippines;
  • Securities and Exchange Commission;
  • Philippine Economic Zone Authority

Go back to the main article: How to Apply for Government Jobs in the Philippines: An Ultimate Guide