09 May, 2014

National Project Coordinator

The UN Women Fiji Multi Country Office seeks to recruit a suitably qualified Vanuatu national to be based in Port Vila, Vanuatu for the following position:-

National Project Coordinator (Markets for Change / M4C)
 (Vanuatu) (SC SB-4)

Under the technical guidance and supervision of the Regional WEE/M4C Programme Specialist, the M4C National Project Coordinator, will ensure that UN Women’s M4C initiatives are aligned with the National Development Strategies and contribute to the development of gender policy and National Action Plans for the economic empowerment of women in the key ministries.   The M4C National Project Coordinator will ensure that UN Women’s M4C project is harmonized effectively with the mandates and comparative advantage of donors and development partners and capable national and local civil society organizations and contributes to a coherent national strategy and programme for Women’s Economic Empowerment.

The M4C National Project Coordinator will establish and maintain effective partnerships with national and local Government, multi-lateral and bi-lateral donors and will be fully responsible for M4C project inception and implementation
Contract Level : SB-4                                     

Contract Type : Service Contract Appointment

General Terms and Conditions of Employment : Attractive salary with other various benefits including medical, death and disability coverage, superannuation, and annual/sick leave apply.  Contract duration is 1 year initially, renewable annually dependent on performance and availability of funds.

APPLICATIONS must include a Letter of Interest and a Results-Oriented Curriculum Vitae (CV) with full contact details of three (3) referees and are to be submitted Friday 09th May, 2014

Candidates MUST submit and upload their application electronically on http://jobs.undp.org on the Asia and the Pacific link page. Applications received via email, post or hand delivery will not be considered.

Incomplete applications will not be considered and only candidates for whom there is further interest will be contacted.  Shortlisted applicants will be required to submit a completed and signed P-11 Form when contacted for interview. 

Full details of the Post Profile / Terms of Reference / Job Description entailing minimum qualification and experience, key functions and competencies required of the position can be downloaded from the UN Women website : http://asiapacific.unwomen.org/about-us/jobs or by contacting the UN Women Fiji Multi Country Office (679 3301178).  Additional information including the Results-Oriented Curriculum Vitae format and P-11 Form is also available from the same website. 

Men and women candidates are encouraged to apply.