Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry, Fisheries & Biosecurity
Industry: Government Department Location: Port Vila, Vanuatu Job Hours:
12 months (until the 31st of August 2017) Due Date 19-Aug-16
The Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry, Fisheries and Biosecurity (MALFFB) is currently revising its structure. In order to gain and maintain momentum on all recovery programme activities of the MALFFB, a project Manager Unit (PMU) is being established within the MALFFB to work with the different departments on the implementation of recovery activities.
The MALFFFB will benefit from having a dedicated team to address recovery programme delivery, ensuring that all projects implemented through the departments and implementing partners are delivered on time, to specification and within the budget available. This unit is thus likely to contribute to a stronger productive sector in Vanuatu, including proactive management of recovery activities and EL Nino response, while setting up systems for future projects to follow.
The Project Manager will work within the Project Management Unit (PMU) of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry, Fisheries and Biosecurity (MALFFB) to ensure the management of all recovery programme activities. This position reports directly to the Director General (DG) of MALFFB.
Tasks and Responsibilities
Manage recovery programme activities to ensure programmes are in-project documents and programmes are carried out effectively
Supervise all members of the Project Management Unit of the MALFFB
Manage the database of all projects under the recovery programme
Report monthly to DG MALFFB on the status of all recovery projects and brief DSPPAC
Liaise with implementing partners and DSPPAC.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field
At least seven (7) years of professional experience in project management
Experience in Agriculture is desirable
Experience and skills in supervising staff
Proven planning skills
High level of report writing skills
High level of computer skills (Word, Excel, Access)
Public speaking capabilities, communication skills and management skills
English and/or French and Bislama
A valid driving license.
English, French, Bislama
How To Apply:
Applications should be mailed to Mr. Alfred Bani, Executive Officer, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry, Fisheries and Biosecurity, PMB 9039, Port Vila, Vanuatu or send via email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 4.30pm on 19 August 2016 clearly stating the title of post applied for. Any applications received after this date/time will not be accepted.
Mr Alfred Bani, Executive Officer
Not Stated Address:
Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry, Fisheries and Biosecurity, PMB 9039, Port Vila, Vanuatu