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Monday, March 27, 2017

6844 YCV Board of Directors

Youth Challenge Vanuatu (YCV)


Industry:
Non Government Organization
Location: 
Port Vila, Vanuatu
Job Hours:
Two (2) - year term
Due Date:
27-Mar-17



Would you like to make a positive contribution to youth development in Vanuatu? Are you interested in supporting the growth of a small, local organisation?
If so, Youth Challenge Vanuatu would love to hear from you!


Job Description:
Youth Challenge is seeking passionate and committed people to voluntarily serve on its Board of Directors for the upcoming 2-year term of April 2017-March 2019.

Who is Youth Challenge Vanuatu?
Youth Challenge Vanuatu (YCV) is a registered charitable organisation in Vanuatu and has been working with Vanuatu’s young people since 2001. Youth Challenge Vanuatu aspires to empower young people to reach and realise their potential through community development, leadership, business, career and employment programs and services.

Why would I want to be a Board member?
As a YCV Board member, you will be directly contributing to programs that provide Vanuatu’s young people with leadership, employment and business opportunities. You will gain experience in organisational leadership and governance and volunteer alongside likeminded people. You will meet young leaders and share in their successes due to their involvement in YCV’s programs.

What would I do as a Board member?
As a Board member, you will provide leadership and use your special skills and experience to help YCV achieve its vision for youth in Vanuatu. All Board members will be expected to volunteer their time (approximately 4-10 hours per month) to attend Board meetings, participate in discussions and decision-making, contribute to strategic planning activities, publicly support YCV’s programs and assist them to increase their profile in the community. Selected Board members will help in overseeing the organisation’s finances, expanding YCV’s resources and supporting senior management.

Who is YCV looking for to serve on their Board?
YCV is looking for dedicated community members who are willing to share their time and expertise to further the organisation’s development and promote YCV’s work in the community. In particular, YCV is seeking Board members who have expertise in finance, management, law, community development, fundraising and public relations and/or human resources. People experienced in youth engagement, vocational education and/or business would also be highly regarded. All Board members must be motivated and committed to engage in Board activities, be passionate about youth issues, be good communicators and team members and able to make good decisions. YCV is seeking both male and female Board members and encourages young leaders to apply.


Criteria:
Requirements of Board membership include:
  • Resident of Vanuatu
  • Commitment to the work of Youth Challenge Vanuatu
  • Knowledge and skills in one or more areas of Board governance: policy, finance, programs, and/or personnel
  • Time commitment of approximately four to ten hours per month (includes Board preparation, Board meeting and any Committee meeting time plus ad hoc Board development activities)
  • Attendance at Board meetings
  • Active preparation and participation in the discussions and deliberations of the Board
  • Willingness to serve on Board sub-committees, as needed, and actively participate
  • Attendance at Annual General Meetings
  • Be informed of the services and programs provided by Youth Challenge Vanuatu and publicly support them
  • Provide support for, and participation in, special events at Youth Challenge Vanuatu
  • Be aware of, and abstain from, any conflict of interest, and abide by any other Board policies relating to conduct.

Salary:

Voluntary Basis

Language:

English, Bislama`

How To Apply:

Interested candidates should contact Youth Challenge Vanuatu by phone: 27834 or email: shirley.abraham@youthchallengevanuatu.comto request a Board member information pack.
Further details about Board membership and nomination are included in the pack.

Completed Applications are due to YCV by 27 March 2017.

Contact Person:

Shirley Abraham

Phone:

(+678) 27834
Address: 
Youth Challenge Vanuatu, PO Box 1105, Port Vila, Vanuatu

Email: 

shirley.abraham@youthchallengevanuatu.com


Website:
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Source:
              14-March-17 Direct from Employer 

For further information on the above Vanuatu job please see the source or contact the employer directly.

Finance Manager




Finance Manager
Care International
● Contract Full-time position
● Port Vila based with travel to the islands
● Vanuatu Citizen
The Organisation
CARE is an international development and humanitarian aid organisation fighting global poverty, with a special focus on working with women and girls to bring lasting change to their communities. As a non-religious and non-political organisation, CARE works with communities to help overcome poverty by supporting development efforts and providing emergency assistance. We believe supporting women and girls is one of the most effective ways to create sustainable outcomes in poor communities.
The Position
The Manager – Finance, will manage the finance function for the CARE International program in Vanuatu. This position will ensure that all appropriate finance systems, policies and procedures are in place and in line with CARE International and donor requirements. The Manager – Finance, is expected to contribute to the strategic management of the program office and work in a collegial and team spirit to achieve these goals.
Essential Selection Criteria
► Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Finance Management, Grant Management desirable
► Minimum 5 years relevant work experience, preferably in Finance Management with at least 2 years with an International Non-Government Organisation (INGO) or equivalent;
► Ability to manage the finance technical function, with minimal supervision;
Desirable Selection Criteria
► Knowledge of relevant Vanuatu laws;
► Demonstrated high level organisational and time management skills, including the ability to plan and manage workflows and balance competing priorities to ensure timely processing to meet deadlines in a complex environment
► Fully conversant in Microsoft Office with knowledge in Microsoft Word and Excel, excellent numeric skills and knowledge of Sun Systems accounting software an asset
How to Apply
Please click on the link below to apply online and upload your resume.
Applications close 4pm 28 March 2017
Click the link below to apply online
http://tinyurl.com/jnctf76


Saturday, March 25, 2017

AutoCAD Draftsman





AutoCAD Draftsman
Kramer Ausenco (Vanuatu) Ltd
● Exciting opportunity to work on the ADB funded Tanna     Schools project
● Salary up to 500vt per hour
● Full-time 4 month contract
● Port Vila based for a Vanuatu Citizen
The Organisation
With seven offices spanning across the Pacific, Kramer Ausenco is the largest and leading independent professional Project Management and Engineering Services organisations in the region.
The Position
The AutoCAD draftsman will work under the supervision of the Architect and Structural Design Engineer and will be required to provide detailed architectural and structural engineering drawings.

To be successful you must have at least 5 years of experience in drawing sketches, plans and detailed design drawings
of buildings to scale along with a strong knowledge of AutoCAD.
Essential Selection Criteria
► Qualifications in Architecture (or similar)
► Must be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of construction detailing and documentation production
► 5+ years experience
► Vanuatu citizen
Desirable Selection Criteria
► Exposure to reinforced concrete design, steel design, timber design, cyclone & earthquake design
► Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
► AutoCAD
How to Apply
Please click on the link below to apply online and upload your resume.
Applications close 4pm 26 March 2017
Click the link below to apply online
http://tinyurl.com/mjbm6zd

Construction Supervisor




Construction Supervisor
Kramer Ausenco (Vanuatu) Ltd
● Exciting opportunity to work on the ADB funded
Tanna Schools project
● Contract full-time position
● Salary up to 2,800,000Vt per annual

The Organisation
With seven offices spanning across the Pacific, Kramer Ausenco is the largest and leading independent professional Project Management and Engineering Services organisations in the region.
The Position
The Construction Supervisor position is a short-term role based on Tanna until the end of June 2017. You will be responsible to:

• Complete quality inspections and oversee contractors and sub-contractors work
• Implement production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards
• Resolve problems and identify construction management system improvements
• Maintain a safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following and enforcing standards and procedures
• Comply with contract requirements, country laws and provincial regulations
• Approve construction works by conducting inspections at critical phases
 of completion
• Ensure contract specifications and material testing by the contractor are complied with the specifications in the contract
• Identify variances and implement corrective actions
• Conduct monthly site meetings with the contractor, record the discussions and prepare Minutes of the Meetings for circulation
• Liaise with selected NGO to ensure the social and gender issues are adequately addressed
• Supervise the contractor’s implementation of the environmental management plan

To be successful you must have a Higher Certificate or Diploma in Building Construction (or related field) and have a minimum of 7 years’ experience in managing and supervising building construction works of contractors on site. You will preferably have 2 years’ experience with ADB or other externally assisted projects along with:

• Thorough knowledge of the properties of materials particularly steel, cement, concrete, timber, aluminum, galvanized materials, water, paint, glass, pvc pipes or conduits
• Working knowledge of supervising a contract of works on site
• Demonstrated experience of independently conducting monthly site meetings with contractors on sites of contracts greater than US$4 million
• Good knowledge of the conditions of contract
• Sensitivity to gender issues will be crucial

Basic accommodation will be provided as will a subsistence allowance.
Essential Selection Criteria
► Higher Certificate or Diploma in Building Construction (or related field)
► Minimum of 10 years’ experience in managing and supervising building construction works of contractors on site
► Ability to work in Vanuatu
► Must be available to commence by end of March 2017
Desirable Selection Criteria
► Preferably have 2 years’ experience with ADB or other externally assisted projects
Open to Vanuatu citizens and those eligible to work in Vanuatu.
How to Apply
Please click on the link below to apply online and upload your resume.
Applications close 4pm 26 March 2017
Click the link below to apply online
http://tinyurl.com/jvl3mon