Community Disaster Management Team Leader

Goroka | Port Moresby

· Fixed term, Full time – 3 months

· Goroka, Papua New Guinea

CARE is a leading international humanitarian aid organisation fighting global poverty, with a special focus on working with women and girls to bring lasting change to their communities.

CARE International in Papua New Guinea (PNG) is looking to fill the position of Community Disaster Management Team Leader in Goroka, PNG. The role has responsibility for the successful implementation of the CARE PNG El Nino recovery project in Community Disaster Management. The role also explores opportunities to continue and/or expand on the existing project, including developing proposals. In addition to that, the role also ensures project compliance with CARE Australia and donor requirements.

Your significant experience and skills in the management of disaster risk reduction and/ or community disaster management will be highly valued. You will possess strong or well developed leadership, project management and community planning skills as well as the ability to demonstrate strong or well developed communication and influencing skills in managing diverse stakeholder relationships. Your ability to manage competing priorities and to organise and manage workload to meet deadlines will set you apart from others.

Want more information on the role and on how to apply?

To view the position description and apply, please visit the CARE Australia website at

Questions about the role?

Please contact Stefan Knollmayer +61 3 9009 7118 or (please do not email applications to this address).

Applications Close: Midnight, Sunday 11 December 2016

Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
  • Organization: CARE - Australia
  • Location: Goroka | Port Moresby
  • Grade: Mid level
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Disaster Management
  • Closing Date: 2016-12-11

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