02 August, 2016

6431 Livelihood Manager

Nasituan Organisation Vanuatu

Non Government Organisation 
Central, Tanna Island, Vanuatu
Job Hours:
Full Time
Due Date

Job Description:
The Tanna livelihoods Manager role works closely with the Nasi Tuan Managing Director in enabling delivery of Nasi Tuan’s agricultural enterprise components onsite on Tanna Island, Vanuatu. As such duties may vary with the demands of the programme and are at all times to be directed by the Nasi Tuan Managing Director. This role aims to work with communities and Nasi Tuan to provide income through the production and marketing of quality organic produce. 

Main desirable skills required are as follows:
  • Responsible for aspects of project implementation such as co-ordaining, planning and facilitating community workshops and monitoring & evaluation and mentoring of other staff 
  • Working with key stakeholders such as provision government, other NGO’s/Churches and the communities 
  • Attending strategic meetings/trainings with project partners
  • Be present daily at the Nasi Tuan office to co-ordinate with other staff and manage daily project implementation
  • Ensure completion of activities to time and budget based on annual work plan and strategic goals
  • Assist in donor reporting requirements, ensuring adequate monitoring is done daily in field and information is feed back to MD based on reporting templates
  • Provide support and oversight to Talou Co-op coordinating activities, marketing, production and administration
  • Provide support and oversight to Tau’d coordinating activities, marketing, production and administration
  • Liaise with key stakeholders – provincial government, local aid agencies, communities, Chiefs, and beneficiaries
  • Determine appropriate programmes of work to address key priorities including key elements of the approach, resources required, time frames and outcomes
  • Provide project management support for the implementation of Nasi Tuan’s response/recovery work on Tanna based on agreed outcomes listed in project proposals 
  • Provide advice and capacity-building expertise to Nasi Tuan, in particular field workers
  • Support and supervise field officers in work undertaken, as required
  • Provide support and oversight to Tau’d coordinating activities, marketing, production and administration
  • Develop market opportunities and ensure quality production and management at every step 
  • Implement organic certification for producing communities. Liase with POETCom, Ifoam, Organic Pacifika 
  • Oversee the development of Lounel as a productive enterprise producing marketable organic produce
  • Contribute to implementation and compliance with ICS 
  • Fulfil reporting requirements based on funding agreements. 


        90,000 VT/Month include VNPF


        English, Bislama, French

        How To Apply:
        Apply via email to jeffrey@nasituan.org and please attach your application with your updated CV

        Contact Person:

        Jeffrey Lahva


        (+678) 5712733
        PO Box 163, Lenakel Tanna, Vanuatu

        02-Aug-16 Direct from Employer

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