02 April, 2020

Eliminating Violence Against Women & Girls Officer      

The Department of Women's Affairs
Port Vila

Due Date:

1 Year Contract with renewal based on Performance

Organisation Description: 
The Department of Women's Affairs seeks to advance the status of Ni-Vanuatu women and to enhance their lives through focused policy formulation, targeted action plans and working in strategic partnerships. The Department's mandate is underpinned by the Women in Development approach and by the Gender and Development approach.

Job Desctiption:
A key focus of this role is to coordinate and implement government plans and the Pacific Partnership to Eliminate Violence Against Women and Girls Empowerment Activities. The role works with national and provincial level stakeholders to prevent and respond to violence against women and girls in Vanuatu leading to improved participation and decision making in society and the economy, and improved health, education and livelihoods.

Selection Criteria:
Qualification: A University Degree
Special Business Education: Social Work, Social Development, Gender, Public Health, Public Policy, Public Administration or any Relevant Skills
Experience and Skills:
At least 5 years experiences, demonstrate relevant experiences in dealing with programs of eliminating violence against women & girls
Special Skills

• Must be Computer literate, Report Writing Skills, be able to work with community leaders, excellent presentation skills
• Broad mix of skills, able to provide practical solutions to issues and problems, logical approach to implementing EVAWG Programs Leadership skills, able to communicate effectively
• Very good interpersonal skills and able to relate well with others.
• Good character and nature. Works well with others and maintain respect

Language: Must be fluent in English, French and Bislama

Annual Salary: Vt 1,815,700

How to Apply
Apply by:
In person

Contact Person:
Ann Sharon Pakoa

Contact Phone:
(678) 33615

Email to send applications to:

Postal Address or location to apply in person:
Department of Women's Affairs (opposite Vanuatu Financial Services)

PMB 9091

Port Vila



How to apply - more information:
Applications should be made using Job Application Form (PSC Form 3-2) with relevant copies of certificates and CVs attached
 For further information on the above job please contact the employer directly.

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