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Organisational Capacity Development Advisor

APPLICATIONS CLOSE on 31st May 2017 at midnight (Canberra time)

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General Information
Assignment Code AV0317VU47
Duration 18 months
Proposed Start Date August 2017
Assignment Location Port Vila, Vanuatu
Assignment Summary
Come be a part of a dynamic organisation that works to foster a greater understanding of sustainability, and to help move towards a sustainable future.

The Vanuatu office of Live & Learn was established in 2001 and forms part of a regional network of Live & Learn offices across Melanesia. Live & Learn is a key non-government environmental organisation in Vanuatu that participates in a range of activities and contributes to policy development, review of consultation processes and routinely fulfils the role of public awareness and education within or complementary to government projects. Live & Learn often undertakes work where the Vanuatu Government lacks the resources to do so.

In your role as an Organisational Development Advisor you will work with the management team to increase their capacity in leadership, management and organizational governance. You will develop and implement organizational policies and procedures and strengthen implementation of Live & Learns organizational capacity building plan with a focus on the key areas of Inclusive Management, Programme Support Management, Financial Management, Sustainable Livelihoods and Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning (MEAL).

Your role will help improve Ni-Vanuatu management of Live & Learn Vanuatu, including strengthening of Ni-Vanuatu women as NGO leaders in the Vanuatu community. Your role will also help increase education and awareness on health issues affecting the community.




Applications will be closing between the 21st and 31st of May – please click on the individual assignment for more information.

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All Cambodia assignments are for an October mobilisation’

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