18 January, 2022

PMER Officer

Vanuatu Red Cross Society


Port Vila


Due Date: 




Full Time


Organisation Description: 

Purpose of the Society
Founded in 1982, Vanuatu Red Cross Society (VRCS) is a major stakeholder in the humanitarian system. The Society is recognized by the Government as auxiliary to the public authorities in the humanitarian field in accordance with the provisions of the First Geneva Convention. The organization is also one member of the National Disaster Committee.
VRCS has identified Disaster Management and Disaster Preparedness as one of its main areas of intervention with a particular focus on community based disaster preparedness. It also implements a Health Program, whose main components are First Aid and Hygiene Promotion. The organization also encourages Youth participation and promotes the International Humanitarian Law.
VRCS has branches in 6 different provinces and numerous sub-branches. It can also rely on a solid network of trained volunteers all over the country. Around 23 staff members are currently working at HQ in Efate, while around 13 are working in the other islands.


Job Desctiption:

Purpose of the job:
This position will support the development and implementation of effective planning, monitoring and evaluation, to facilitate quality project management, to guide strategic and operational planning and to support reporting to stakeholders. This position ensures the production of quality proposals, appeals and reports and timely delivery to donors and other stakeholders. A further responsibility is the oversight of gender and protection matters relating to all projects.  


Selection Criteria:

Qualifications and profile required
• University degree in a relevant field
• Exceptional written and oral communication skills in English (Bislama and/or French would be advantageous)
• Excellent organisational ability, including time management skills
• Strong attention to detail
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Sensitive to cultural and regional issues

Knowledge, skills and experiences required
• Experience in project planning, monitoring and evaluation
• Previous staff management experience
• Strong background in report writing, including analysis and presentation of both narrative and financial information
• Advanced skills in computers, including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and photo editing
• Previous experience in working for a humanitarian organisation
(Red Cross/Red Crescent experience is preferred)




How to Apply

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Contact Person:



Contact Phone:

(678) 27418


Email to send applications to:



Postal Address or location to apply in person:

Interested candidates may submit their applications, with letter of interest and CV, no later than 31st  January, 2022 to HR department: recruitment@redcrossvanuatu.com
VRCS HR Department, PO Box 618, Port-Vila, Vanuatu




How to apply - more information:

Interested candidates are invited to pick up a more detailed Job description of this position at Vanuatu Red Cross Office (located at Vanuatu Red Cross Headquarters), or send request by mail to: recruitment@redcrossvanuatu.com

 For further information on the above job please contact the employer directly.


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