About the job
Why Tetra Tech?
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.
- Program Officer (Training) with the Vietnam Australia Centre (VAC), Aus4Skills Vietnam
- Full time to 31 December 2025
- Hanoi, Vietnam with regional travel as required
The goal of Aus4Skills is to support Vietnam to access and use high level professional and technical knowledge, skills and competencies, to contribute to the country’s sustainable economic and inclusive development. The program also aims to deepen Vietnamese and Australian people-to-people and institutional links and therefore strengthen the partnership between the two countries.
The goals are underpinned by the principle that gender equality, disability and social inclusion are integrated into all Aus4Skills activities, which are organised into five main components as follows:
- Australia Awards Scholarships
- Alumni Engagement
- Capacity Building for Higher Education
- Promoting Industry Linkages in Vocational Education and Training
- Vietnam Australia Centre, a new initiative to foster leadership and policy development
Aus4Skills is managed by Tetra Tech International Development on behalf of Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT).
The VAC Program Officer (Training) will support the Centre’s planning, delivery and reporting of training activities through administrative, financial and logistical support. S/he will also support the Centre’s stakeholder engagement, governance, monitoring, evaluation and reporting, risk management and communications.
Relevant undergraduate tertiary qualifications or professional experience essential.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of three years experience in project management or education management in an international development context. They will have professional experience supporting the planning and delivery of a variety of events, including short courses, workshops, conferences and seminars in Vietnam and Australia. Good interpersonal skills and written communication skills in Vietnamese and English are essential.
Knowledge of social media and Vietnam’s education and / or development and international engagement priorities are an advantage.
This position is locally engaged and reserved for National Citizens of Vietnam