13 August, 2014

5084 Legal Adviser

Customary Lands Management Office


Government Department


Port Vila, Vanuatu.

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Job Description:

The Customary Management Lands Office (CLMO) is seeking applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals, for the role of Legal Adviser.

The Successful applicant will take up a fixed term contract with the CLMO. The contract will initially be for a period of two months. Subject to a satisfactory performance reviewed at the completion of the first two months, a further contract will be negotiated.

The Legal Adviser will look closely with the Office of the Customary Land Management Office and be responsible for provision of legal advice and services to the National Coordinator in implementing activities during this duration and work in close coordination with other Program partners, particularly where this supports the development of appropriate guidelines for implementation.

A position description and selection criteria for this position can be obtained by contacting Georgina Faerua Tari on gfaerua@vanuatu.gov.vu Applicants wishing to discuss the position further prior to finalizing their application should also contact Georgina Faerua Tari.


- The successful applicant will have a minimum of eight years practical experience in matters related to the law, legal practices and procedures in Vanuatu, and will demonstrate a sound knowledge of the general laws of

the Republic of Vanuatu, and a specific knowledge of the 2013 Lands Reform Legislation. In addition, provide advice as to the interpretation of those parts of the 2013 land reforms that are ambiguous.

- The successful applicant will have graduated in legal studies at the tertiary level, from an internationally accredited educational institution and it is highly desirable that the successful applicant has been admitted to

practise as a barrister in the Republic of Vanuatu.


An appropriate remuneration package recognizing the term contract nature of employment and the importance of this role will be negotiated with the successful applicant.


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How To Apply:

Forward all applications to the address provided below.

Contact Name:

Georgina Faerua Tari.


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Georgina Faerua Tari, Customary Lands Management office, PMB 9008, Port Vila, Vanuatu.


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