04 December, 2015

5967 Strategic Action Plan Team Leader | Vanuatu

NZ Government Aid Programme|Vanuatu Goverment

Port Vila, Vanuatu
Job Hours:
Full Time - 2 years
Due Date
14-Dec-15, 5.00pm

Job Description:

In 2013/14 the New Zealand Government assisted the Government of Vanuatu to develop a sector plan for tourism - the Vanuatu Strategic Tourism Action Plan (VSTAP). This Plan was developed through broad consultation with key stakeholders and recognises the significance of tourism to the economic development of Vanuatu.
The New Zealand Aid Programme is providing support to implement key components of the VSTAP, including funding to assist with the establishment of a VSTAP Implementation Team.   The New Zealand Aid Programme, together with the Vanuatu Government now wishes to commence recruitment of the key position of Team Leader (VSTAP) within the Implementation Team.

With a focus on leading the implementation of the VSTAP and managing the VSTAP team, the Team Leader's role will also be to improve the coordination, communication and stakeholder engagement across the Vanuatu tourism sector.
The Team Leader will be responsible for (among other things):
  • Leading the implementation of the VSTAP
  • General project management (including leading on development of workplans and budgets and reporting progress against these, monitoring and managing expenditure against plans, monitoring of risks)
  • People management of the Implementation Team, including recruitment and contract management
  • Working with Vanuatu Government counterparts to support capacity development assessments, plans and individual staff development
  • Building and maintaining close and productive working relationships across key senior executives across government, the private sector, and stakeholders in the wider Tourism business and NGO community.

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate the following:
        • Expertise in the tourism marketing and communications sector, including developing marketing initiatives
        • Experience with the international development programmes, ideally within the Pacific
        • Staff and stakeholder capacity development experience
        • Experience in organisational change, planning, monitoring and financial management and reporting
        • The patience and creativity needed to work in a complex work environment with multiple stakeholders
        • Experience in a structured programme environment.


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              How To Apply:
              Hudson has been engaged to manage the recruitment process. Please refer all correspondence, queries or requests for more information and a copy of the full Terms of Reference and Person Specification to the contact details provided below.
              Contact Person:

              Rebecca Wilson|Associate Director


              Office: +64  4 917 9200 | DDI: +64 4 917 9270
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