George Smith-Graham, the Chief Executive Officer of the Fair Wages and Salaries Commission (FWSC) has presented his letter of resignation to the president.
According to a 3news.com report, the letter, dated February 8, 2017, states that Mr Smith-Graham resignation will be effected May 9, 2017 in accordance to his contract that stipulates a 3-month notice period.
"It was a great honour to serve my country as the Chief Executive of FWSC over the last eight years.
During my tenure, I enjoyed the support of a dedicated team made up of Directors and staff of FWSC, as well as Organized Labour and the Ministries of Employment, Finance among others.
I am very grateful to the Presidency and every person/institution that gave and continue to give me the needed support for the successful implementation of the SSPP," he said in his letter.
Mr Smith-Graham was appointed by the late President John Atta Mils, in 2011 to head the commission, and saw to the implementation of the Single Spine Pay Policy (SSPP).
Under his tenure, three phases of the policy were successfully implemented.
Mr Smith-Graham has said after his resignation is effected, he hopes to pursue other interests.