This Request for Expressions of Interest follows the General Procurement Notice for this project that appeared in dgMarket online 31st March 2015.

The Government of the Republic of Vanuatu has received a loan from the International Development Association under the Pacific Aviation Investment Program (PAIP) and it is intended to apply part of the proceeds to payments for the Contract – Consulting Services – Selection of an Individual Consultant –National Project Manager

PAIP is a regional aviation project with the development objective to provide safe and secure air transport operations and environmentally sustainable and efficient airports and is being implemented in five (5) Pacific Island countries: Tonga, Tuvalu, Kiribati, Samoa and Vanuatu. The projects’ implementing Entity is Tonga Airports Ltd (TAL), who leads the projects via the TFSU “Technical and Fiduciary Services Unit”.

TFSU now seeks a National Project Manager for the Vanuatu Aviation Investment Project (VAIP) to assist the VPMU Director in leading and managing overall VAIP implementation, as well as assisting with the other VPMU projects. The NPM will be supported by the TFSU and will be expected to liaise closely with the TFSU in management of the Vanuatu project. 

A detailed description of the requirements of the position is included in the Terms of Reference (TOR). You may request a copy of the TOR from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   

It is anticipated that the Consultant will commence as soon as possible for a 14 months period, with a possible one (1) year extension based in-country in Port Vila, Vanuatu. The Consultant must also be available to travel to PAIP countries. 

TFSU now invites interested and eligible persons to provide their Expression of Interest consisting of a i) Curriculum Vitae, ii) list of 3 references with relevant contract details and iii) a Statement addressing the Selection Criteria contained within the TOR, demonstrating that they possess the relevant qualifications and experience to perform the services. Further details downloadable from this link.