10 September, 2013

4354 Disaster Risk Reduction Support Officer

Red Cross Society Vanuatu



VRCS headquarters, Port Vila with regular

Job Hours:

Not Stated

Due Date:


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.

Interested candidates (Vanuatu citizens only) 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 email to: finance3-redcross@vanuatu.

Interested candidates (Vanuatu citizens only) may submit their applications, with letter of interest and CV, to be received no later than 22nd September 2013 ( 20 September by post and 22nd September by email to: drr.po.redcross@gmail.com and finance3-redcross@vanuatu.com.vu

Applicants are required to demonstrate the followings:


- 1 year’s experience of project implementation in the field of Community Based activity in Disaster Risk Reduction (CBDRR) and/or environment

- Demonstrated experience and competencies in at least two (2) of the following sectors: (i) Work in humanitarian field project; (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 will be expected to spend several stays of few weeks in the islands; Excellent communication, drafting

and presentation skills

- Team management, training and facilitation skills; Knowledge of the remote Vanuatu context; Knowledge of Bislama required, English and/or French preferred; Open-minded, dynamic and flexible;

- Excellent computer skills - Internet, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook; Driving license will be an asset; Knowledge of Red Cross movement will be an asset.


Not Stated




How To Apply:

Interested applicants should submit their applications with letter of interest and CV, no later than the due dates mentioned above.

Contact Name:

Robert BUTAL





Robert BUTAL, Red Cross Society, P.O.Box 618, Port -Vila, Vanuatu.


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