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Vacancy: Community Liaison Officer, Ridge To Reef Project, Niue Govt


The Community Liaison Officer will coordinate and support the implementation of project activities at the village and community levels, working closely with each of the 14 Village Councils in providing advice and assistance as where required to achieve the expected outcomes of the project; serve as the gateway for Village Councils, communities, landowners, etc, and facilitate the implementation of project activities.

At least a University degree (B.Sc or equivalent) in sociology, social science, planning or related fields;
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in community relations work in development projects in the field of environment, protected areas or biodiversity conservation preferably within the UN system or other development agencies. Broad experience working at the central and local levels in Niue;
Expertise in applying the Community Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM); good knowledge of biodiversity and ecosystem services in Niue and ability to communicate effectively in high-level discussions.

Full details of the job descriptions can be obtained through the office email – npsc.office@mail.gov.nu
All applications must include a recent copy of your Curriculum Vitae with at least two references.

Applications must be signed and submitted by post mail or e-mail to be received no later than 3.00pm on Wednesday 9th August 2017. Late, incomplete and unsigned applications will not be accepted.

Applications are to be sent to the following address:

Public Service Commission
P.O Box 125, Niue Public Service Building, Alofi, NIUE
Telephone: (683) 4210 or 4018
Email: npsc.office@mail.gov.nu