We are currently recruiting for one staff position in our Honiara office.
THIS STAFF POSITION IS BASED IN HONIARA, SOLOMON ISLANDS. Provide administrative, financial and logistical services to support the VSA Programme Manager (Solomon Islands) in the delivery of a high quality development programme which meets the needs of VSA's partner organisations and volunteers. The Country Programme Officer also provides backup cover and oversight of volunteers during absences of the Programme Manager. The successful candidate for this role will be a self-starter with proven organisational and administrative skills; experience in processing and recording accounts for payment; computing competence in word processing, spreadsheets and email; excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to interpret and translate between English and Solomon Islands pijin. A tertiary qualification in international relations or a similar discipline is desirable, and a current driver’s licence and a clean police record are essential. This position will be offered initially as a contract for service to 30 June 2015 for up to 40 hours per week at an hourly rate of SBD50.00 to 58.00 dependent on experience. Applications close at 5pm on Friday, August 29, 2014. Interested candidates can obtain application guidelines and a position description by downloading it from this page or emailing an information request to firstname.lastname@example.org.