We are currently recruiting for two positions in our Wellington office.
(3-year fixed term, based in Kokopo, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea.) You will act as VSA's representative managing the delivery of a high quality development programme, supported and overseen by the International Programme Manager. You will also provide essential support to volunteers in the field. You will have proven management abilities in a range of areas, a tertiary qualification in development or a related field, an understanding of development principles, and of the political, social, cultural and economic issues that are of importance to developing countries, and will have lived and worked in a developing country, preferably in the Pacific. Only those with a current passport confirming New Zealand citizenship or New Zealand permanent residence with a multiple re-entry permit should apply. Applications close on Tuesday 28 May 2013 at 10am. All applicants must follow our application guidelines.
You will provide Wellington-based support in the planning and delivery of high quality development programmes. The role involves contributing to programme development and policy formulation, monitoring and learning, volunteer selection, briefings and debriefings, field office support, and logistics and administration. Applications close at 10am on Tuesday 28 May 2013. Applicants must hold a current passport confirming New Zealand citizenship or New Zealand permanent residence with a multiple re-entry permit. All applicants must follow VSA’s application guidelines.