16 August, 2013

4317 Principal Finance Specialist

Utilities Regulatory Authority of Vanuatu, Ministry of Fina


Government Department


Not Stated

Job Hours:

1 year contract

Due Date:


Job Description:

The URA was set up under the Utilities Regulatory Authority Act. No 11 of 2007.

The Authority acts independently of the Government the primary purpose is to increase access to safe, reliable and affordable electricity and water services, and to promote the long-term interests of consumers throughout Vanuatu. In addition, the Authority manages the consummers disputes and advices the Government on matters related to electricity and water. It also reviews

tariffs under the rules of the concessions Agreements and relevant legislation.

The Utilities Regulatory Authority (URA) is still seeking the service of a Principal Finance Specialist - Utility for a one (1) year contract, renewable for another year and is seeking Expression of Interests for this position

The primary responsibilities of the Principal Finance Specialist:

Utility Regulation include, but are not limited to the economic regulation of water and electricity subject to the Utilities Regulatory Authority Act No. 11 of 2007.

For more information, regarding details relating to the scope of service for this position, please request to breuben@ura.gov.vu

The successful candidate for the position is expected to fufill the following requirements:


An advanced degree in finance and accounting/economics/engineering; At least 8 years experience in finance, accounting including economics analysis and finance modelling, consulting and project management.

Proven experience and track records in regulation, preferably for utility and services; Proven track record in capacity building and training activities;

Proven track record of a successful work as member of a diverse team; Excellent oral and written communication skills; Fluency in written and spoken English in mandatory, knowledge of French and Bislama an



Not Stated


Bislama, English, French


How To Apply:

Please do request an Expression of Interest form, to the email address provided below

Contact Name:

Not Stated


+ 678 29795/23335/23521




Utilities Regulatory Authority, PMB 9093, Port Vila, Vanuatu.


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