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Senior Program Manager

Applications closed Sunday, 17 July 2022

● An exciting opportunity to support the Australian High Commission in Port Vila

● Permanent full-time position open to Vanuatu Citizens and Residents

● Based in Port Vila

The Organisation

The Australian High Commission in Port Vila manages the Australian Government’s presence in Vanuatu. We promote Australia’s interests, facilitate international trade and investment, deliver development assistance, respond to crises and provide services to Australian citizens. Details of our Department's work, as well as our purpose, outcomes and priority functions can be found on our website

The Position

Under limited direction, the Senior Program Manager will support the leadership of a small team to manage one or more sectors of the aid program in Vanuatu. The role requires providing high-level strategy, policy and program advice to senior managers in the Australian Government and to partners in Vanuatu.

Where the assessment panel deems appropriate, your application may be considered for one of the other program management roles.

Essential Selection Criteria

► The position requires tertiary qualifications as well as a minimum of five years technical expertise and/or experience in public policy, development or related sectors.

► An operational knowledge of aid management

► An operational knowledge of development policy

► Vanuatu Citizenship or residency and a police clearance

► Applicants must be eligible to work in Vanuatu

Desirable Selection Criteria

► Knowledge of Vanuatu and Government of Vanuatu systems and processes required for the position.

Job Description

Please read the Job Description before applying.

Apply Online

Applications for this role must be submitted online using the link below.

Do NOT email your application.

Applications closed Sunday, 17 July 2022



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