07 August, 2014

5070 Finance Officer

Vanuatu Meteorological and Geo-hazards Department


Government Department


Port Vila, Vanuatu.

Job Hours:

Not Stated

Due Date:


Job Description:

The Vanuatu Meteorological and Geo-hazard department (VGMD) and National Disaster Management Office (NDMO) have secured funding from the World Bank for two large - scale national adaption and disaster risk reduction projects designed to address Vanuatu's immediate climate change adaptation needs and migrate natural disaster risks.

The Finance Officer will work with the PMU/VMGD in the implementation of these two projects with the respective implementing agencies. The Finance Officer will be contracted to ensure that appropriate, time and cost effective Finance management and reporting are met during the course of the projects, and to build capacity of the PM for financial management in accordance

with the Government requirements. The Finance Officer, acting in accordance with agreed Projects budgets and guidelines, will be responsible for the day-to-day activities relating to all Finance and Accounts under IRCCNH and MDRR.

The Finance Officer will be contracted for 2 years renewable, and be based in the VMGD Project Management Unit.

Further information and Terms of Reference are available from Connie Sewere.

Required Qualifications:


- University Graduate in Accounting or Financial Administration/Management and/or any other relevant field.

- Excellent writing skills, and ability to prepare clear, concise reports and presentations to a broad range of audiences;

- Excellent communication and inter-personal skills;

- Competent in the use of computer applications, and at a minimum, Excell and MS Word, and

- Fluent in spoken and written English and Bislama, with French an advantage.


Not Stated


Bislama, English, French


How To Apply:

Interested applicants should send their application letter, resume and name and current contact details of three referees to the address below.

Contact Name:

Connie Sewere


+678 22331 Fax: 22310




VMGD, PMB 9054, Port Vila, Vanuatu.


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