Database Officer (Fiji)

The Pacific Women Support Unit is recruiting a Database Officer to join our program in Suva, Fiji. This position will work with other members of the Support Unit to collect, code, validate and analyse data to measure program progress and achievements.

The Database Officer will support the day-to-day implementation and operation of the Pacific Women database and contribute to its ongoing development. This position will also provide training to other members of the Support Unit in the use of the database and support or deliver analysis as required.

Refer to the the Terms of Reference detailing responsibilities and selection criteria here.

About you

You are a team player with experience using databases. You will also have:

  • Tertiary qualification in social sciences, development, information systems or a relevant discipline or a minimum of three years’ experience working in a related field.
  • Advanced technical skills in data collection and analysis with Microsoft products, especially Excel and Access. Other database programming would be an advantage.
  • Demonstrated skills in data reporting and presenting information in clear and simple figures and graphs.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to train and offer support to database users of various levels of data and software literacy.

Why join the Pacific Women Support Unit?

The Pacific Women Support Unit is a committed team that is dedicated to gender equality and making a meaningful contribution to the communities and countries in which we work. We strive for excellence, thrive on challenges and have fun along the way.

By joining the Pacific Women Support Unit, you will be part of an environment where you can collaborate with leading experts from diverse backgrounds, access development programs to achieve your career goals and be challenged to take a global outlook.

How to apply

We welcome your interest in joining the Cardno team. To apply, please click the ‘apply’ button at the bottom of this page on the Cardno website:

Send your CV together with a covering letter outlining how your skills and experience meet the essential selection criteria.

Applications for this position close at 11:59pm, Sunday 22 September 2019 (Suva time).


This position is open to Fijian nationals and permanent residents with the authority to live and work in Fiji. A competitive salary package will be offered to the preferred candidate in line with local labour laws.


For any questions about this role, please contact quoting “Database Officer” in the email subject line.

About Cardno

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.

Cardno is committed to Child Protection in all fields. Cardno is an equal opportunity employer. Any offer of employment will require criminal record clearance.