02 August, 2018

Local Consultant - Update of Overarching Productive Sector Policy

Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry, Fisheries and Biosecurity (MALFFB)
Port Vila, with travel to other locations if necessary/appropriate (e.g. Luganville)

Due Date
24 Aug 2018

Short term contract (75 days)

Organisation Description

Job Description
MALFFB is seeking a local consultant to review and update the Overarching Productive Sector Policy (OPSP) 2012-2017 for the period 2019-2024. OPSP 2019-2024 will provide strategic directions to Government bodies over the development of the productive sector, and as such is a key policy document.

The consultant will review OPSP 2012-2017, undertake consultations to inform the direction and content of OPSP 2019–2024, and develop and present the updated OPSP.

The project will take 75 days and will be completed by 30th November 2018.
Selection Criteria
The consultant should have:
• Formal qualifications (minimum level Bachelor’s degree) in agriculture, productive sectors or a relevant field
• Fluency in spoken and written English and Bislama. Fluency in French is an advantage.
• Ability to identify strategic sector priorities in a developing country context.
• Experience of value chain development and planning in developing countries
• Technical skills in the areas of: private sector development; value chain analysis; rural economy; monitoring and evaluation and policy design in the agricultural sector
• Demonstrated understanding of and experience in project planning and management, and effective delivery of outputs in these areas
• Demonstrated ability in, and commitment to, skills transfer and capacity development
• Effective analytical and reporting skills
Not Stated

How to Apply
Apply by:

Contact Person
Karan Singh

Contact Phone Number
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E-mail to send applications to

Postal Address or location to apply in person
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Website to Obtain Further Information
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How to apply - more information
Applicants should email ksingh@vanuatu.gov.vu for the full Terms of Reference and application materials. Applicants will need to submit their applications by 24th August 2018.

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