14 August, 2017

7081 Technical Advisor

Vanuatu Strategic Tourism Action Plan (VSTAP)

Government Department 
Port Vila, Vanuatu
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Technical Advisor for a National Sustainable Tourism Development Policy 
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 development objectives for the tourism sector
The VSTAP Implementation Unit is now seeking the services of a Technical Advisor (TA) to assist the DoT with the development of a National Sustainable Tourism Development (NSTD) Policy. It is expected that this will provide the framework to support a future Sustainable Tourism Strategy and Action Plan.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Formal qualifications in tourism, with an in-depth understanding and working knowledge of global best practice in sustainable development policies, planning, management and capacity-building
  • Practical experience with developing and implementing strategic sustainable development projects, policies and plans, particularly within the Pacific region
  • Practical experience working with stakeholders in the private, public and community sectors
  • A practical and supportive approach to discussing issues that is appropriate to Vanuatu tourism development and its Melanesian culture
  • Previous project management experience, including financial management, co-ordination of project team members, organising stakeholder meetings and workshops, production of high quality reports, high level mentoring skills and client communication
  • Previous experience and understanding of the Government of Vanuatu agencies and their operational processes and procedures, would be an advantage
  • A demonstrated track record of successfully delivering sustainable development projects and programs.


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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. Interested consultants are requested to submit a Proposal which should include:
  • Capability Statement outlining previous experience of completing similar projects
  • Methodology, approach, availability and timelines to undertake the scope of works
  • A detailed budget outlining fees and costs to complete the project.
Proposals 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 Wednesday August 23rd, 2017.

Contact Person:

Lucy Kapp


(+678) 33405

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



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