Awards and Data Officer
- Tetra Tech
- Suva, Fiji
JOB DESCRIPTION & SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
Fiji Program Support Facility
Awards and Data Officer
Excellent career opportunity for a motivated individual to join the dynamic Australia Awards team.
Why Tetra Tech International Development?
As a leading global development consulting firm, our purpose is to contribute to a world where people, communities and the planet thrive. Tetra Tech International Development works with governments, businesses and NGOs to solve complex development challenges. Our dedicated team helps partners including DFAT, USAID and the Asian Development Bank to deliver effective and sustainable projects in more than 80 countries around the world.
- Exciting opportunity to contribute towards supporting the management of prestigious Australia Awards Scholarships offered to both Fiji and Tuvalu recipients.
- Full time until 31 December 2024
- Suva, Fiji
The Fiji Program Support Facility (the Facility) was established in 2017 to support and implement Australia’s aid programs such as health, education, emergency preparedness and response and governance in Fiji. The Facility also supports the Australia Awards in Fiji and Tuvalu. The Facility integrates cross-cutting themes, including gender equality, disability and social inclusion, climate change and Disaster Risk Reduction, across sectoral programs. In particular, the Facility seeks to strengthen program outcomes by better addressing the needs of targeted beneficiaries including those who are often marginalised. Australia Awards are prestigious scholarships offered by the Australian Government that aim to contribute to the long-term development needs of partner countries. Australia Awards are offered to both Fiji and Tuvalu recipients for study in Australia or Pacific-based institutions.
The Awards and Data Officer (the Officer) supports the implementation of the Australia Awards scholarship cycle and associated activities. Specifically, the Officer will assist with the implementation of the promotion, application management, assessment and mobilisation processes. The Officer will also lead IT, data management and monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEL) activities for the program, guided by the Facilities MEL Team.
The ideal candidate will have relevant tertiary qualifications in an area related to Education, Human Resources Development (HRD), Management or Development Studies. Suitable candidates will demonstrate Office or Program administration and coordination experience. Ideally, they will have knowledge of Australia Awards or other scholarship programs.
They will demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills including ability to work independently in a flexible and diverse team environment.
At Tetra Tech, health and safety play a pivotal role in our success. Tetra Tech’s employees work together to comply with all applicable health and safety practices and protocols, including health orders and regulations related to COVID-19 that are mandated by the Government of Fiji. Successful candidates will be required to provide evidence of their COVID-19 vaccination, in accordance with section 52D of the Health and Safety at Work (General Workplace Conditions) (Amendment) Regulations 2021.
This position is locally engaged and reserved for National Citizens of Fiji. We encourage applications from people of diverse backgrounds, including women and people with disabilities. Suitably qualified and experienced Fijian citizens are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.
This program is managed by Tetra Tech International Development, on behalf of the Australian Government. Tetra Tech International Development has a 40-year history in successfully delivering international development projects on behalf of donors right around the world, including Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, USAID and the UK’s Department for International Development (now known as the Foreign and Commonwealth Development Office). Our people work side by side with local partners to support stability, economic growth and good governance, positively changing people’s lives.
Equal Opportunity and Inclusion
We care about what makes us different – and it’s our people. We value our unique backgrounds, experiences and thinking, our clients do too. They’re the very things that drive collaboration and ingenuity in the solutions we deliver.
We are happy to make adjustments to the recruitment process for your accessibility requirements. Please contact us via your preferred type of communication: [email protected] or call Emilee Carter on +679 338 1156/338 1157 with your request(s).
Tetra Tech International Development has robust policies and guidelines which exemplify our commitment to safeguarding and technical excellence in gender equality. Our team of dedicated GEDSI advisers work closely with our staff and partners to ensure a context-specific and consistent approach is applied to all our programmes to improve the livelihoods of the world’s most marginalised groups.
Tetra Tech International Development is an equal opportunity employer of choice and is committed to child protection. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from people with diverse backgrounds, including women and people with disabilities.
Tetra Tech International Development is also committed to respectful workplaces and does not tolerate sexual exploitation, abuse or harassment of any kind
- Job Application Details How to Apply To view a detailed position description, please visit https://intdev.tetratechasiapacific.com/work-with-us/ and search for job number 499640. Please note that applications will only be accepted via the Tetra Tech International Development Website. Emailed applications will be disregarded. For further enquiries, please email H[email protected] and quote the job reference number 499640.