Community Engagement -Communication officer
Applicants are required to demonstrate the following:
· A Tertiary degree in relevant field (Humanitarian, Social Work, Health or Communications) with demonstrated experience in communications/ community engagement or someone with relevant experience
· Proven ability to follow and carry out instructions and assignment tasks under minimal supervision.
· Experience maintaining and updating data bases and budgets
· Knowledge of the Vanuatu Red Cross and the broader Vanuatu community
· Demonstrated ability to cultivate and sustain trusted valuable relationships
· Demonstrated high level interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to influence, negotiate, and provide advice with a wide range of individuals, communities and agencies.
· Field experience in community engagement, ideally with global NGOs or donor agencies
· Proven ability to act independently, take initiative within established management guidelines, and have the ability to be self-organising, work under pressure and meet deadlines.
· Experience in working in a multi-disciplinary team in a changing and dynamic work environment.
· Demonstrated experience in working with teams of communication or community engagement
· Demonstrated written and oral communications skills, including fluency in Bislama. English or French desirable.
· Administrative and organisational skills.
· Initiative, drive and direction.
· Flexibility, adaptability, and sensitivity to diversity.
· Commitment to VRCS’s policies and code of conduct, including child protection.
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: email@example.com
Interested candidates may submit their applications, with letter of interest and CV, no later than 23rd May, 2018 to HR department: firstname.lastname@example.org
VRCS HR Department, PO Box 618, Port-Vila, Vanuatu
Application by email: email@example.com
Only short listed candidates will be contacted