VANUATU PROJECT MANAGEMENT UNIT (VPMU)


NEW ZEALAND AID PROGRAM (NZAID)

The Vanuatu Project Management Unit (VPMU), established under the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), is a dedicated unit for managing large and nationally significant projects with allocation of budget and core staff. Currently, VPMU is managing projects with a combined estimated cost of more than US$120 million including the Port Vila Urban Development Project (PVUDP), the Vanuatu Inter-island Shipping Support Project (VISSP), and the Port Vila Lapetasi International Multi-purpose Wharf Development Project (PVLIMWDP). VPMU is also likely to manage the implementation of the proposed Vanuatu Tourism Infrastructure Project (VTIP). The VPMU Steering Committee provides guidance and direction for projects managed by VPMU. The Director of VPMU is responsible for day to day management of the projects supported by VPMU staff, project consultants and the implementing agencies.

 

The NZAID and VPMU seek applications from motivated, qualified and experienced citizens of Vanuatu for the position of Monitoring and Evaluation Officer.

The primary role of the Monitoring & Evaluation Officer is to assist VPMU to update the Monitoring & Evaluation Plan and assure its implementation both through contracts and implementing entities or line ministries and the conduct of surveys, prepare a Monitoring and Evaluation reporting requirements to the VPMU senior management and partner agencies

University qualification degree (or higher degree) in Economic, Financial Management, or another related field and a minimum of 10 years of progressively responsible professional experience in monitoring and analysis of data inputs, preferably in a large governmental, intergovernmental or international organization is required.

The successful candidate will be engaged over 12 months period. An attractive salary package will be negotiated for the right candidate.

Terms of Reference and Scope of Services may be downloaded from the VPMU website Website or collected from the Vanuatu Project Management Unit at the Vila Mall Building.

Application deadline:

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Covering letter and CV are to be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by CoB on 9th May 2014 and marked with the position title ‘Monitoring and Evaluation Officer’.