15 January, 2015

5396 Export Industry Coordinator

Vanuatu Chamber of Commerce and Industry

 Hotels, Restaurant and Tourism

Port Vila, Vanuatu

Job Hours:
Not Stated

Due Date:

Job Description:
A number of Industry Working Groups (IWGs) has been established in Vanuatu to prompt public/private sector partnership on export development in the Agricultural sector including kava, cocoa and livestock. The Vanuatu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) is now seeking to engage an Export Industry Co-ordinator to progress development of these IWGs into representative and sustainable industry bodies, and to assist in relevant activities to assist in export industry growth.

Key responsibilities in this role include:
  • Providing secretarial support and coordinating capacity building for the industry groups.
  • Assisting with development of industry strategies, activities plans and budgets.
  • Promoting the coordination role of industry groups to stakeholders.
  • Facilitate communication and coordination between IWG members, VCCI and other industry stakeholders, government and development partners.
  • With reference to national and sectorial policy frame works and relevant industry environment provide strategic guidance on development of the IWGs into sustainable and representative industry bodies.
  • Identify capacity building needs of the different IWGs and coordinate technical assistance inputs.
  • Assist Industry groups to progress development of co-financing arrangements, with private sector, government and relevant development programs.
The role will be based in Port Vila Office of the VCCI.


Qualifications, Skills and Experienced required:
  • A tertiary level degree
  • Prior work experience in the fields of private sector development, business, trade or agriculture would preferable
  • Excellent communication skills including high level of proficiency in oral and written English and Bislama (proficiency in French would also be desirable).
  • Good analytical and research skills.
  • Sounds skills in office administration, including proficiency in computer applications.
  • Good understanding of the productive sector, and business and trade environments.
  • Ability to plan and coordinate activities effectively with team members and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to provide timely and accurate reporting.
  • Ability to develop and implement activity work plans within associated budgets.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at level of national fora
  • A self-starter with initiative.

An attractive remuneration package will be offered to right candidate.

English, Bislama and French


How To Apply:

All enquires should be directed to VCCI. Applications, including a detailed resume and the names and contact details of at least two referees can be mailed or emailed to the address provided below.

Contact Name:
General Manager

(+678) 27543



The General Manger, Vanuatu Chamber of Commerce and Industry, PO Box 189, Port Vila, Vanuatu.


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