09 March, 2017

6820 Officer – Women and Girls Empowerment [WGE]

CARE International Vanuatu

Non Government Organization
Tanna, Vanuatu 
Job Hours:
Not Stated
Due Date

Job Description: Job Reference: CIV1706
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 Women and Girls Empowerment [WGE] Officer Background to join our team based in Tanna with regular travel to field sites in Tanna and Tafea outer islands. 

Your major responsibilities will be varied and will include:
  • To implement women economic empowerment activities as part of CARE’s Leftemap Sista Women and girls empowerment project
  • To facilitate community development activities with women’s economic livelihood groups including supporting community planning, organising training, linking with other partners and service providers and conducting monitoring and evaluation activities including baseline and indicator tracking.  
    CARE is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. Women, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

    CARE is committed to protecting the rights of children.  CARE reserves the right to conduct screening procedures to ensure a child safe environment.
          Required qualifications and skills:
          • Minimum technical diploma and/or vocational training development studies, gender or health projects and/or minimum 2-3 years relevant work experience, preferably in community based development work and/or activity implementation with an International Non-Government Organisation (INGO)
          • Excellent communication and facilitation skills in Bislama and good in English
          • Ability to analyse intricate information and produce concise and accurate reports
          • Demonstrated high level organisational and time management skills, including the ability to plan and manage workflows and balance competing priorities to ensure timely processing to meet deadlines in a complex environment
          • Demonstrated ability to take direction and to work as part of a team
          • Demonstrated experience in following standard policies, procedures and processes
          • A willingness to learn about CARE, gender equality and women’s empowerment activities
          • Proven ability in managing a budget and/or cash;  and
          • Intermediate (very good) in Microsoft Office with knowledge in Microsoft Word and Excel.


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


                  Bislama, English, French

                  How To Apply:
                  To find out more about this rewarding opportunity please sent your cover letter and CV in English before 23 March 2017, quoting the reference CIV1706 as the subject of the email/letter.

                  Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.

                  Contact Person:

                  Nelly Daniel


                  Not Stated
                  Port Vila: Nelly Daniel Human Resource, PO Box 1129, Port Vila, Vanuatu
                  Tanna: John Bill Charley, Tanna Field Coordinator, Isangel Tanna.

                   Not Stated
                                09-Mar-17 Direct from Employer

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