06 June, 2013

4176 Disaster Risk Reduction Officer

Vanuatu Red Cross Society




Port Vila, Vanuatu

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Job Description:

The Vanuatu Red Cross Society, working jointly with the support of the French Red Cross, is seeking applications from dynamic and highly motivated persons to immediately fill up the following position as part of its VRCS management team. Job location: VRCS headquarters in Port-Vila with regular travels to provinces of Vanuatu.

Interested candidates are invited to pick up a more detailed Job description of this position at Vanuatu Red Cross Office (located at Vanuatu Red Cross Headquarters), or send request by mail to: dprr-vanuatu.frc@croix-rouge.fr . Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Applicants are required to demonstrate the following:


- 1 to 3 years experience of program coordination/project management in the field of Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction (CBDRR) and/or environment

- Demonstrated experience and competencies in at least two (2) of the following sectors: (i)Program coordination, particularly in humanitarian field (Planning, reporting, HR monitoring); (ii) Disaster risk reduction activities

(Vulnerability assessment, Risk zoning, emergency plan…); (iii)Community based program; (iv) Capacity building/training; (v) Monitoring and evaluation of project

- University graduate in one of these sectors or field related will be an asset; Ability and flexibility to travel regularly, particularly in the Torba province, will be expected to spend several stays of few weeks in the islands;

Excellent communication, drafting and presentation skills

- Interest in sharing professional skills as well as learning from others; Knowledge of the remote Vanuatu context, in particular of Torba province; Knowledge of Bislama required, English and/or French preferred

- Excellent computer skills (Internet, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook); Driving license will be an asset; Interest on modern art (Photo, Video, design) will be an asset; Knowledge of Red Cross movement will be an asset.


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How To Apply:

Interested candidates may submit their applications, with letter of interest and CV, no later than the due date mentioned to the addresses provided.

Contact Name:

Julien Lamberti


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PO Box 3459, Port-Vila, Vanuatu.


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