Creating Skills for life

 Communications, Alumni & Events Officer 

  Based in Port Vila,Vanuatu

*This position is reserved for Vanuatu nationals only.

About Australia Pacific Training Coalition (managed by TAFE Queensland)

The Australia Pacific Training Coalition (APTC) is an Australian development program working in partnership with regional governments, industry and TVET training providers to develop a more skilled, inclusive and productive workforce aligned with domestic and international labour market requirements that enhance Pacific prosperity.


Position Overview

The Communications, Alumni & Events (CAE) Officer will be responsible for building awareness and promoting APTC’s positive image by implementing APTC’s Communication Strategy in Vanuatu and Nauru. Reporting to the Country Director, the CAE Officer will work towards achieving consistency in brand promotion.


To be considered for this position, you must possess;

  • Tertiary level qualification (preferably Degree) in Journalism, a related field or relevant post-secondary qualification.
  • Experience working in a communication role and/or marketing/PR role; preferably in an education or aid and development context.
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills with an eye for detail.
  • Demonstrated skills and knowledge in the use of MS Office programs to an advanced level and ability in the use of graphic design software including Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Experience in establishing priorities, organising high volume workloads, achieving objectives and meeting tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a small and dedicated team, as well across multiple organisational units.


Contract duration: Until 30th June 2022


Remuneration – VUV1,940,950 per annum, inclusive of 4% superannuation.

How to Apply?

Step 1: View the Role Description

Step 2: View the Terms and Conditions

Step 3: Register and complete the online APTC Application Form and submit with a recent CV only

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For further enquiries, please contact Anna Naupa on

(Note: Applications sent via email will not be considered)



Applications close 11:59pm Vanuatu Time, Sunday, 20th January, 2019


APTC is committed to diversity and inclusion and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all religious and ethnical background, including persons living with disabilities to apply .

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