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

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