14 February, 2018

7435 Shefa Provincial Disaster and Climate Change Officer


Non Government Organization
Port Vila, Vanautu
Job Hours:
Fixed term to February 2019
Due Date:

Job Description:
We seek talented and inspiring individuals to fill in the following position at Oxfam in Vanuatu: 
Shefa Provincial Disaster and Climate Change Officer

Shefa Provincial Council is collaborating with National Disaster Management Office (NDMO) and Oxfam to ensure capacity of Shefa Province communities is increased to enable community to be able to take appropriate preparedness actions and able to respond to disasters. The Provincial Disaster & Climate Change Officer will strengthen and extend the capacity and services of the National Disaster Management Office (NDMO) to communities of Shefa province. This position ensures national disaster objectives and outcomes are achieved at community and sub national level. Through this position Shefa Province will strengthen the capability of provincial governments to prepare for, respond to and recover quickly from the impact of disasters.
    You will have:
    • Experience in coordinating and leading impactful humanitarian response coordination and recovery programs
    • Knowledge and experience on developing communities capacities on disaster preparedness and response
    • Experience working in alliance with governments, CSOs, national and international NGO, other development agencies and private sectors
    • Knowledge of, and respect and empathy for the communities of engagement
    • Ability to travel frequently and live in complex and difficult environment
    • Understanding of and commitment to promoting gender equity and the interests of marginalised people
    • Ability to manage complex workloads and deliver work to tight deadlines
    • University Degree, preferably in any development field or disaster management.
    External representation skills, strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team and manage complex and sensitive organisational relationships, and language skills in Bislama and English are essential.


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      Bislama, English

      How To Apply:
      To apply: please contact jobsvanuatu@oxfam.org.au to request for the application form for the role and a detailed position description. Only applications submitted on the application form will be accepted.
      Completed applications must be submitted by 4pm on Friday 23 February 2018. Only short listed applicants will be contacted and advised of the outcome.

      Oxfam promotes equity and diversity.
      Our vision is that of a Ni-Vanuatu led and managed program.
      We strongly encourage applications from
      Ni-Vanuatu women and men.
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