30 Jun 2020


Vanuatu Health Program (VHP) –  Port Vila, Efate

Job Description

About the Program
The goal of the Vanuatu Health Program (VHP) is to support the Ministry of Health (MoH) achieve the health objectives of the NSDP and its commitment to the delivery of health services demanded at national, provincial and local levels for a healthy, secure and productive population. The end of program outcomes (EOPOs) are:

(a) Ministry of Health (MoH) senior staff lead continuous improvement and strengthened accountability of the Vanuatu health sector; and
(b) MoH corporate services, public health and clinic services staff increase delivery of equitable, accessible and better quality essential health services.

The role
The Communications Coordinator will support the implementation of the VHP’s Communication Strategy. The Coordinator will work closely with the VHP team, MoH and the Australian High Commission (Port Vila) to develop key communication products for a range of audiences and platforms that highlight the achievements of the MoH and that assist with influencing further health sector reform in Vanuatu. The Communication Coordinator will seek to build capacity within the MoH, and the VHP team, to develop and disseminate strategic communications and engage effectively with key stakeholders.

For more details about the roles and responsibilities of the role and selection criteria, please copy and paste this link to access the Terms of Reference: https://www.cardno.com/media/6075/vhp-comms-coordinator-tor.pdf

About you

You will essentially have:

  • A qualification in communications, journalism, marketing or another relevant discipline and a minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a communications role
  • Strong written and copy-editing skills to simplify complex information into powerful promotional and learning products, often writing within tight timeframes;
  • Creative, influential and strategic communicator including the ability to articulate ideas in a clear, visual and concise way for a variety of audiences using both traditional and digital mediums;
  • Experience creating digital content;
  • Ability to identify high-quality photos for media and website publications.

How to Apply

We welcome your interest in joining the Vanuatu Health Program team. Please click ‘apply’ and submit:

  • Your CV (maximum 4 pages) including the contact details of at least two professional referees
  • A covering letter responding directly to the essential skills and experience

You can find the ‘Apply For Job’ at the bottom of the page of this link : https://clientapps.jobadder.com/41217/cardno/3582284

Applications for this position close at 11:59pm, Sunday 19 July 2020 (Australian Time). Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered by the selection panel.

About Cardno
We are a global provider of integrated professional services which enrich the physical and social environment for the communities in which we live and work. Our team of multidisciplinary specialists has more than 70 years’ experience in designing, developing and delivering sustainable projects and community advancement programs.

For any questions about this role, please contact [email protected] quoting “VHP Comms Coordinator” in the email subject line.

Cardno is committed to Child Protection in all fields. Cardno is an equal opportunity employer. Any offer of employment will require criminal record clearance.

Job Categories: Marketing, Media & Communications. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: Not stated.
Closes 19/07/2020

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