08 November, 2022

Country Director

Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) Vanuatu


Port Vila, Vanuatu


Due Date: 




Full Time


Organisation Description: 

ADRA Vanuatu is a locally registered humanitarian organisation, working in Vanuatu since 2008. ADRA has offices in Port Vila and Luganville and implements various projects across Vanuatu.


Job Desctiption:

The role of ADRA Country Director is to provide visionary and strategic leadership to ADRA Vanuatu so that it fulfils its mission as the humanitarian development agency of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Vanuatu. The Country Director ensures that the quality of ADRA Vanuatu's community development programming is participatory, innovative, and results in positive impact in the lives of all beneficiaries.


Selection Criteria:

Essential Selection Criteria
► 5+ years experience in NGO work in Vanuatu
► Tertiary qualifications in a relevant field
► Proven skills in leadership and strategic management, specifically in the NGO context.
► Demonstrated networking skills and ability to represent ADRA Vanuatu in all relations with stakeholders
► Passionate about ADRA's Purpose and Values
► A collaborative attitude and be adaptable
► A sound understanding of international development and the humanitarian NGO sector
► A minimum of five years management experience relevant to development
►Demonstrated proficient English writing skills
►Be willing to undergo Vanuatu Police screening
►Be willing to sign and abide by Human Resource Policies including Child Protection, Safeguarding, and ADRA's Code of Conduct
►Be proficient with Zoom, and Microsoft Office tools (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Outlook, etc.)

Desirable Selection Criteria
► A member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church with a strong commitment to its mission
► Well-developed leadership and coaching capability
► Prior experience in management role in ADRA or other NGOs
► Social enterprise development experience
► Be willing to pursue further professional development



According to ADRA Vanuatu wage scale


How to Apply

Apply by:

In person


Contact Person:

Lynffer Maltungtung


Contact Phone:

(+678) 25500


Email to send applications to:



Postal Address or location to apply in person:

P O Box 85, Port Vila, Vanuatu

SDA Compound, Maine Street, Nambatu, Port Vila, Vanuatu




How to apply - more information:

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


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