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Monday, November 2, 2009

CHF Vacancy - Padang (16 Positions)

CHF International- Indonesia wishes to recruit various positions for the implementation of key activity components of the USAID funded BUILT (Building Indonesian Livelihoods and Transitional Shelter) program. BUILT will be carried out in the Padang Pariaman District and all positions will be based out of the Koto Pariaman office.

The BUILT program includes transitional shelter for 5,000 families, 2,500 upgrades to makeshift shelters, latrines for 1,250 households, sanitation and hygiene efforts, and cash for work to help clean up debris. In addition, the program also includes components focused in earthquake resistant construction training for local builders and earthquake risk-reduction education for communities and beneficiaries.

Currently CHF has an immediate need to fill various positions:
1. Finance and Admin Manager
2. Community Outreach Manager
3. Community Outreach Officer
4. Administrative Officer
5. Accountant
6. Human Resources Officer
7. IT Officer
8. M&E Officer
9. Procurement and Logistics Manager
10. Procurement and Logistics Officer
11. Construction Coordinator
12. Payroll Assistant
13. Construction Manager
14. Assistant Construction Manager
15. Education and Awareness Officer
16. Mobile Shelter Prefabrication Manager

* All position descriptions will be posted to the CHF Indonesia website in the coming days.

General Requirements:
• Good interpersonal skills, good computer skill;
• Proficiency in written and spoken English;
• Preferable having working experience in INGO, NGO, international institutions or other related experience for min 4 years;
• Preferable having emergency response experience;
• Be able to work independently, under pressure and also an excellent team player;
• Cultural sensitivity and ability to work without regard to religious, ethnic and cultural differences.

Due to the urgency of these positions, applications will be short listed on a regular basis and we may offer this post before the closing date on November 14, 2009. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

To apply for this vacancy:
Please download a CHF Application Form from http://www.chfindon Full position descriptions can also be found on the website. Completed applications should be emailed to chfsumatra@yahoo. com. Please be aware that Emails must have the job title in the subject line to be considered. Please attach only the CHF Application Form to your email.

CHF is an equal employment opportunity employer and encourages applications from all regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, or religious affiliation.


Sunday, November 1, 2009

Program Officer Extractive Industries - Jakarta

Program Officer Extractive Industries (Advocacy & Networking on ASEAN level)


Job Type Full-time

Job Status Sourcing

Date Posted Friday 30th October

Location Jakarta / Indonesia

Company Information IESR Institute For Essential Services Reform

Jl. Mampang Prapatan 8, R 13

Jakarta / Indonesia, AK 12790

Website: http://www.iesr- indonesia. org

Job Description

The Institute for Essential Services Reform (IeSR) (www.iesr-indonesia .org), a small but powerful Non Governmental Organization working on energy, electricity and climate change issues, based in Jakarta, is looking for dynamic and vibrant young people to fill up position to work with our team in Jakarta.

Program Officer Extractive Industries

She/He will responsible to assist the implementation of extractive industries program in the institute together with the program coordinator. Main task will include: assisting the implementation of research activities, international networking & advocacy with other ASEAN countries management of activities, writing reports, papers and proposal and develop IESR’s extractive industries program activities. Responsibilities would also include building partnership and networking with civil society organization in other ASEAN countries and Indonesia.


Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree / Post Graduate Degree, Engineering (Bioengineering/ Biomedical) , Engineering (Petroleum/Oil/ Gas), Geology/Geophysics, Political Science, Urban Studies/Town Planning or equivalent or any other relevant degree.

Required skill(s): excellent research skills, international advocacy, international networking, excellent english writing skills (research & campaigns), non government sector experience (min 2 years), excellent presentation & publishing skills, ability to work independent & in a team.

Having a strong passion to work in non-governmental sector and want to learn people’s struggle;

Required language(s): English, Bahasa Indonesia

At least 2 year(s) of working experience in the related field is required for this position.

Preferably Senior Staffs specializing in Geology/Geophysics or equivalent.

Full-Time positions available.

Compensation: Rp. 3.0-3.5 million, plus medical insurance and other benefits.

How to Apply: Applicants should send a written application consisting of: (1) Application letter, (2) Curriculum Vitae (CV) and, (3) a short essay (600 – 1000 words) on the topic extractive industries).

Application must be received before November 8th, 2009, please send to recruitment. iesr@gmail. com, please write in the subject line: Application for Extractive Industries Program Officer.

Email Resume to:

Best regards,

Thomas Hladik

Organisation Development Advisor

Institute for Essential Services Reform (IESR)

Mampang Prapatan VIII Komplek Bappenas No. R-13

Jakarta, 12790

Tel: +62+21+7992945 Fax: +62+21+7996160

http://www.iesr- indonesia. org



The U.S.-Indonesia Society (USINDO), Jakarta Office is seeking:


Start Date: Soonest

Duration: six months initially – subject to extension


• Knowledge of Indonesian education system, public and private at university level. Knowledge of issues in Indonesian educational reform and improvement, especially at university level.

• Knowledge of issues involved in sending more Indonesian students for university and graduate study in the U.S., and receiving American students and faculty

• Contacts with Indonesian education officials public and private, or ability and credibility to forge such contacts. Contacts with non-government sources familiar with education needs.

• University degree, preferably in education. Master's degree preferred.

• personal qualifications:
- fluent in English and Bahasa
- action-oriented, ability to get things done on time
- succinct writing and presentation skills
- ability to interact at high levels –e.g. university rectors on issues
- ability to interact with USINDO's partner organizations at senior levels
- able to travel to the U.S. for short trips if needed

• Salary: to be determined based on qualifications

Apply immediately or address inquiries to USINDO at aoakley@usindo. org; with cc to tricia@usindo. and dmerrill@usindo. org. Applicants may be either Indonesians or American nationals resident in Indonesia.


Livelihood Officer - Aceh

Career Opportunity

Islamic Relief Worldwide, a British NGO, is urgently looking for suitable individuals for the following positions to implement a longer term sustainable development programme in Indonesia.

Livelihood Officer: 2 position (Calang, Aceh base, salary 4-5 million IDR per month nett)

General requirements:

3-4+ years of field-based rural community development experience, with a focus on community mobilization, rural livelihoods; including problem solving; program monitoring and evaluation, and communication and report writing. Managerial experience in program and teamExperience working as part of a multi-disciplinary team.Experience in applied research design, execution, analysis, synthesis, and write-up related to socio-economic and/or environmental issues.BA/S or higher in agriculture, fishery, livestock, social sciences, or other related field. Fluency in English verbal and written communication is essential. Ability to multi-task, follow procedures, meet deadlines and works independently and cooperatively with team members essential. Strong familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel are mandatory.Candidate must be willing to travel and work in difficult conditions.Candidat e must be willing to work during evenings and weekends for community mobilization activities

Please submit your CV and covering letter and telling us about your previous work experiences and why you think you are suitable for this position, clearly stating what post you are applying for to Islamic Relief Indonesia.

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Closing date for applications: November 7th 2009

Female candidates are encouraged to apply

Only short listed applicants will be contacted.

Islamic Relief is striving to be an equal opportunities employer.