30 January, 2018

7403 Project Assistant – Vanuatu Climate Action Network [VCAN]

CARE International Vanuatu

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

Job Description:
Job Reference: CIV1804
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 Vanuatu Climate Action Network [VCAN] Project Assistant position to join our Resilience team based in Port Vila with possible travel to field sites.
Your major responsibilities will be varied and will include:
  • Providing assistance to the Climate change advocacy coordinator [CCAC] in general administrative tasks and implementation of Climate change program activities.
      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 high school graduate  and/or vocational training in advocacy, policies, networking, emergency response, disaster risk reduction (DRR), climate change, food security, agriculture or gender projects
              • Minimum 1-2 years relevant work experience, and/or activity implementation with an International Non-Government Organisation (INGO)
              • Good oral and written  skills in Bislama
              • Ability to collect information and produce concise and accurate reports
              • Demonstrated 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 and relationship building with stakeholders,
              • Demonstrated experience in following standard policies, procedures and processes
              • A willingness to learn about CARE, gender equality and women’s empowerment activities
              • Basic Skills in Microsoft Office with knowledge in Microsoft Word and Excel
              • Able to work in multi-cultural environment and contribute to a strong team environment.


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



                        How To Apply:
                        To find out more about this rewarding opportunity please sent your cover letter and CV in English before 06 February 2018, quoting the reference ‘CIV1804’ 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 Coordinator, PO Box 1129, Port Vila, Vanuatu
                        TannaSylvain Malsungai Tanna Operations Coordinator, CARE office Isangel Tanna

                         Not Stated
                                      30-January-18 Direct from Employer

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