Head of Department, responsible for overall coordination and management of the programs and staff on daily basis under the Department.
Manager - Value Chain Research & Innovations
Responsible for coordinating and managing the Research and Development division.
Manager - Investment, Manufacturing Standards, & Creative Industries
Responsible for coordinating and managing the manufacturing division to formulate policies, strategies, undertake baseline studies aimed at creating an environment that is conducive to growth within small and large scale manufacturing industries in Vanuatu.
Manager - Provincial Industry Development
Responsible to coordinate and supervise the industrial extension services and its officers within the provinces. Identify and or develop industry development priorities for each provinces. Ensures the department’s policies and programs are implemented throughout the provinces. Assist growers, producers in establishment of small-scale processing plants to promote value added products ready for export market.
Manager - Market Intelligence & Promotion
Responsible for coordinating and managing the Market Intelligence & Promotion division to develop, establish and maintain marketing and promotion strategies and activities for export to niche markets.
Senior Marketing & Promotion Officer
Responsible for facilitating marketing and promotions programs and activities at the regional level for Vanuatu’s goods and services.
Senior Industry Officer- Exports & Imports
Responsible to provide technical advice specifically on duty exemptions, and import and export relations.
Senior Industry Standard & Compliance Officer
Provides technical advice specifically on standards and compliance relations.
Senior Creative Industry Development Officer
Responsible for coordinating creative industries including Handicraft Business Development programmes.
Senior R&D Officer – Cosmetics
Responsible to coordinate all industry development programs and projects specifically relating to cosmetics, essential oils, flavours, pharmaceutical, and nutraceutical products.
Senior R&D Officer - Applied Industrial Technology
Responsible To provide technical expertise and undertake appropriate research aimed at transforming primary industry produce into marketable value added products using appropriate methods and technologies.
Senior R&D Officer - Food & Beverages
Responsible to coordinate all industry development programs and projects specifically relating to Food, beverages, red meat, and sea food products.
Research & Product Development Officer - Food & Beverage Products
Responsible for product development for Food and beverage products.
Marketing & Promotions Officer
Responsible for coordinating the marketing programs. Also, to identify potential products for export and undertake promotional activities on these products regionally. Coordinate with in line agencies the design, development of a Vanuatu brand and its certification as may be directed by the Principal Marketing and Promotion Officer.
Trade Development & Promotions Officer
Responsible assist Senior Domestic Market Officer in relation to any trade development and promotions activities.
Industry Development Officer- Sanma
Based in Sanma Province Headquarter, Santo Island to assist small-scale and cottage industries in Sanma province to promote value addition, mostly in handicraft and agricultural sectors.
Industry Development Officer- Malampa
Based in Malampa Province, Malekula Island to assist small-scale and cottage industries in Malampa province to promote value addition, mostly in handicraft and agricultural sectors.
Industry Development Officer- Penama
Based in Penama Province headquarter, Ambae. Assist small-scale and cottage industries in Penama province mostly in handicraft and agriculture sector in promoting value addition.
Industry Development Officer- Tafea
Based in Tanna. Assist growers, producers in Tafea province in establishment of small-scale processing plants to promote value added products ready for export market. Facilitate inter-island trading of local commodities to outlet markets in urban centers.
Creative Industry Officer
Responsible to provide assistance to Senior Creative Industry Officer.
Assist in driving services to all departmental officers during official hours, assist the administration section to deliver all mails as well as assist in messenger duties within the Department and the Ministry.
Cleaner/Admin Support Officer
Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of the office and support officer for Administration section.