06 January, 2016

6014 Wash | Senior Officer

CARE International Vanuatu

Non Government Organization 
Tanna, Lenakel, Vanuatu 
Due Date

Job Description:
CARE is an international humanitarian and development organisation fighting global poverty, with a vision to which focuses on empowering women and girls to fight poverty and bring lasting change to their communities. We work in over 80 countries around the world. We work with partners to achieve lasting results for marginalized communities. 

        We are looking for a WASH Coordinator to join our team based in Tanna, Tafea Province with travel to Tafea Outer Islands.
        The WASH Coordinator is responsible for the implementation of all WASH activities in his/her designated geographic area. The successful candidates would have experience managing WASH programs in Vanuatu and would have the skills to ensure that women and girls, young people, older people, and people with disabilities participate in and are involved in decision making around WASH issues. The role involves managing a large WASH team and coordination with government, community, and other WASH organizations in Tafea Province. 

        Required qualification and skills
        • Bachelor degree or diploma in a related field (engineering, natural resource management, etc.)
        • Minimum of three years of relevant technical experience
        • Experience implementing WASH projects and activities
        • Experience in rural water supply, raising procurement requests, and designing technical specifications
        • Experience with reporting, planning, and budget management
        • Strong communication skills, including representation, negotiation and demonstrated interpersonal skills
        • Demonstrated awareness and sensitivity to the particular needs of women and other marginalized people in WASH
        • Demonstrated ability to take direction and to work as part of a team
        • Ability to work well under pressure and in response to changing needs
        • Written and oral fluency in English and Bislama required; Tanna local languages strongly preferred
        • Ability to work independently and efficiently
        • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook
        • Willingness to be based in Tanna and travel to the outer islands.


              In return for your commitment you will benefit from ongoing professional development and a comprehensive benefits package. 


              English and Bislama

              How To Apply:
              To find out more about this rewarding opportunity please sent your cover letter and CV in English before 13 January 2016, quoting the reference ‘CIV1602’ as the subject of the email/letter. Only successful candidates will be contacted. 
              Contact Person:

              Nelly Daniel

              Not Stated

              Nelly Daniel, Human Resource Coordinator, PO Box 1129 Port Vila, Vanuatu or 
              John Bill Charley, Field Coordinator, CARE office, Isangel Tanna



               Not Stated
              6-Jan-16 Direct from Employer

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