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Project Officer (Infrastructure)

Vanuatu Australia Policing and Justice Program (VAPJP)

Applications closed Sunday, 26 May 2024

● Great opportunity to support VAPJP in delivering infrastructure projects!

● Contract fixed number of days position open to Vanuatu Citizens only

● Based in Port Vila

The Organisation

Palladium is a global leader in the design, development, and delivery of Positive Impact – the intentional creation of enduring social and economic value. We work with governments, businesses, and investors to solve the world's most pressing challenges. With a team of more than 3,000 employees operating in 90-plus countries and a global network of over 35,000 experts, we help improve economies, societies, and, most importantly, people's lives.

Palladium is the Managing Contractor for the Vanuatu Australia Policing and Justice Program (VAPJP), which is a long-standing and integral part of Australia’s support to Vanuatu, delivering policing and justice sector support. The Program is supporting the Government of Vanuatu (GoV) to respond to challenges to the maintenance of security and the rule of law; and building longer-term capability to provide the justice, community and policing services needed by communities.

VAPJP entered its second 4-year phase (2021-2024) in January 2021.

The Position

The Project Officer (Infrastructure) will be responsible to assist VAPJP to deliver infrastructure projects in support of sector priorities as approved by counterparts; provide infrastructure assistance to the Program Coordinators (Policing and Justice) and Senior Manager of the program; and support counterpart agencies to improve infrastructure delivery capacity.

Essential Selection Criteria

► Diploma or equivalent relevant experience in construction management or project management

► Experience in the Project Management for delivery of infrastructure projects in Vanuatu

► Experience in use of computers and use of computer software related to project management including MS Office Suite, and drawing suites.

► Experience with GoV and / or Commonwealth procurement rules and regulations

► Work with GoV agencies, for permissions, permits and compliance with GoV standards.

► Ability to work effectively at an individual and team level

► Good communication, time management, and organizational skills

► High standard of computer literacy

► Knowledge and demonstrated use of computerised time management package(s) (I.e. MS Teams)

► Ability to communicate well with a diverse range of people from Government, non-Government, and donor agencies

Job Description

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Applications closed Sunday, 26 May 2024



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