20 January, 2020

Development Manager - Inclusive WASH

World Vision Vanuatu
Tanna (Tafea Area Program)

Due Date:

Contract: 2 years full time

Organisation Description: 
World Vision Vanuatu is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice.  Since 1981, we have been working to transform communities through delivering programming in education, health care, water, agriculture and sustainable livelihoods.
World Vision Vanuatu currently delivers programs in four of Vanuatu's six provinces: Shefa, Sanma, Torba and Tafea. These programs address resilient livelihoods which includes agricultural and economic development, waste management and disaster risk reduction; inclusive WASH which integrates water, sanitation, health and nutrition; and gender equality which focuses on positive family relationships and the elimination of gender-based violence.

Job Desctiption:
The purpose of this position is to manage the Inclusive WASH team in Tanna contributing to the achievement of the Inclusive WASH portfolio by:

 Managing project activities within the respective Province, including planning,
   implementation, monitoring, reporting and some budgeting responsibilities, to ensure World
   Vision delivers high quality outcomes on time and within budget.
 Managing program/project staff including capacity building, performance monitoring and
   day to day operational support.
 Working in partnership with Provincial stakeholders and communities to ensure that World
 Vision is delivering relevant and high quality programs in a sensitive and professional manner.

Selection Criteria:
- Secondary school education and/or relevant qualification or equivalent work experience.
- At least 2-3 years' experience in managing projects, including planning, monitoring, report writing, financial management
- Experience in Water, Sanitation & Hygiene, Health, Inclusion, Gender and/or Disability.
- Strong planning and organizational skills and ability to solve problems, prioritize and handle multiple tasks.
- Ability to work gracefully under pressure and lead teams in situations of insecurity and uncertainty.
- Ability to analyse data and compile simple reports.
- Positive, 'can-do' attitude
- Demonstrated ability to interact, work well and build strong relationships with people, partners and communities
- Intermediate level computer skills including an email system and Microsoft Office application (e.g. Word and Excel)
- Self-motivated and able to work without daily supervision
- Very good written and verbal communication – fluency in English and Bislama


How to Apply
Apply by:
In person

Contact Person:
People and Culture Business Partner

Contact Phone:
(678) 22161

Email to send applications to:

Postal Address or location to apply in person:
People and Culture Business Partner
World Vision Office
PO Box 247
Port Vila


How to apply - more information:
We are looking for hard worker, who is able to manage competing and constantly changing priorities. You need to be a good communicator, able to work well under pressure, be flexible and adaptable and always willing to learn. World Vision Vanuatu is an equal opportunity employer who encourages applications from people of all ages, religions, and genders. To apply please contact us via email or visit us at the Port Vila or Tanna World Vision Offices for a copy of the full Job Description. If, after reading the Job Description, you believe you have the passion, skills and experience for one of these roles, please provide a short cover letter (letting us know why you are right for the position) and your curriculum vitae (including your previous work history, education, skills, and experience and contact details of three referees).
 For further information on the above job please contact the employer directly.

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