24 February, 2016

6124 Shelter Cluster Officer

Vanuatu Red Cross Society

Port Vila, Vanuatu
Due Date

Job Description:
The Vanuatu Red Cross Society, working jointly with the support of the International Federation Red Crescent, is seeking applications from dynamic and highly motivated persons to immediately fill up the following position as part of its VRCS team.
Job location:  Port Vila with possibilities of travel across the country and internationally   9 months contract
Purpose of the job: To support Government of Vanuatu Public Works Department to fulfill its responsibility as lead Agency of the Vanuatu shelter cluster 

        Qualifications And Profile:
        • University degree in a built environment related discipline (e.g. Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, information Management), OR disaster risk management, OR a related field experience in training and mentoring others.
        • At least three year experience in programme implementation, (Preferable with exposure in the international aid sector)
        • Liaising and working with a variety of stakeholders such as government, Institutional, Non-for Profit, Community, Private sector, institutional
        • Experience working in Red Cross or Red Crescent National Society and /or IFRC or ICRC
        • Experience in facilitating and supporting network of practitioners 
        Knowledge and Skills:
        • Understanding of emergency shelter preparedness and response in the pacific context
        • Demonstrated skills in analytical and strategic thinking and problem solving
        • Open to learning and committed to acting on learning and sharing experience, both positive and negative
        • Commitment to utilizing local community knowledge
        • Ability to balance tenacity with patience
        • Programme management skills
        • Able to work autonomously under stressful condition and meet tight deadlines
        • Excellent interpersonal, communication and network skills
        • Willing and ability to travel internationally, including deploying to support disaster relief operations where appropriate
        • Self-supporting in computer (windows, Spreadsheets,word processing,email)

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              How To Apply:
              Interested candidates are invited to pick up a more detailed Job description of this position at Vanuatu Red Cross Office (located at Vanuatu Red Cross Headquarters), or send request by mail to: recruitment@redcrossvanuatu.com Interested candidates may submit their applications, with letter of interest and CV, no later than 9th of March 2016  to HR department:
              Contact Person:

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              (+678) 27418
              Vanuatu Red Cross Society, PO Box 618, Port Vila, Vanuatu


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               24-Feb-16 Direct from Employer

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