The role will lead and manage the delivery of an efficient and effective team which provides operational support across the AVI.
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.
We expect all our employees demonstrate the ability to uphold AVI values through behaviour, leadership, and projects. AVI values are: Equity and Social Justice, Diversity and Inclusion, Integrity, Partnership, Solidarity, Respect.
Cardno ID (International Development) has extensive experience managing a number of donor-funded programs in the Asia Pacific region. We engage in international development as a holistic, multidisciplinary and integrated process. Strengthened by our geographic and market diversity, we are committed to providing innovative and integrated solutions that create opportunities for significant, lasting change in emerging economies. Collaborating with multilateral and bilateral donors, private clients, governments and communities to develop sustainable solutions to complex challenges, we work with local counterparts to achieve meaningful impact.
Australian Volunteers International (AVI)
AVI is an Australian not-for-profit organisation committed to achieving economic and social development outcomes across Asia, the Pacific and the world. AVI believes in self-determination with locally owned and led change.
The development of effective and diverse partnerships are central to the successful delivery of the Australian Volunteers program end of program outcomes identified by DFAT. Relationships between Australian Organisations and overseas Partner Organisations will strengthen Australia’s relationships with partner countries by enhancing the development benefits of Partner Organisations and building sustainable institutional linkages. Current strategic partnerships can be expanded and new partnerships explored to identify and scale up new volunteering modalities, multiply capacity development outcomes, and increase the program’s profile, outreach and capacity to recruit through leveraging Australian and international networks. These institutional linkages provide sustainability to the program beyond the individual volunteer assignment and encourages strong and enduring partnerships to facilitate a holistic approach to the achievement of Australian Government development goals.
Lead and manage the delivery of an efficient and effective team which provides operational support across the Australian Volunteers Program. Adopting a service delivery model, this role will ensure that operational support is provided across the Australian Volunteers Program to enable high-quality program delivery, in line with contractual obligations and best practice.
KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Knowledge, skills and demonstrated experience in: