14 August, 2017

7080 Senior Project Officer

Vanuatu Strategic Tourism Action Plan (VSTAP)

Government Department 
Port Vila, Vanuatu
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Job Description:

The Vanuatu Strategic Tourism Action Plan (VSTAP) Implementation Unit partners with the Department of Tourism (DoT), the Vanuatu Tourism Office and other agencies and stakeholders to implement a wide array of projects and programs to meet the Government of Vanuatu’s policy objectives for the tourism sector.  The VSTAP Implementation Unit is now seeking the services of a Senior Project Officer to undertake the following duties:
  • Assist the DoT Project Manager, the VSTAP Team Leader, the Technical Advisers, and the Technical Advisory Committee to develop a National Sustainable Tourism Policy, Strategy and Action Plan
  • Assist the DoT Cruise Tourism Officer and the Vanuatu Cruise Tourism Committee with the update of the National Cruise Tourism Action Plan, including a yachting study
  • Assist the DoT Principal Provincial Tourism Development Officer to review and update the 6 Provincial Tourism Plans completed in 2012
  • Manage the VSTAP ‘Project Tracker’ to monitor the implementation of tasks, milestones, expenses and payments for each of the VSTAP projects
  • Liaise with the VSTAP Team Leader and the Finance Officer to ensure that all project expenses and invoices are checked and are paid on time.
     Qualifications and Required Skills:
  • A degree in Tourism, Business Management and/or Project Management
  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience in project management and/or performing senior management roles within the tourism industry
  • Have excellent inter-personal skills, written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-Outlook and MS Project
  • Be adaptable and willing to work outside normal business hours during peak workloads.


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How To Apply:


A more detailed Terms of Reference can be requested by emailing lkapp@vanuatu.gov.vu or phoning 33405. Applications, with a covering letter and CV outlining your qualifications and relevant experience, should be emailed to lkapp@vanuatu.gov.vu or delivered to the VSTAP office, Ministry of Tourism, Trade, Commerce and Ni-Vanuatu Business, by close of business on Monday August 21st, 2017.

Contact Person:

Lucy Kapp


(+678) 33405

VSTAP Office, Ministry of Trade, Tourism, Commerce and Ni-Vanuatu Business



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