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OXFAM Vacancy: Private Sector Development Coordinator, based in Jakarta

OXFAM who are we?

OXFAM INTERNATIONAL VISION:

Oxfam’s vision is a just world without poverty: a world in which people can influence decisions that affect their lives, enjoy their rights, and assume their responsibilities as full citizens of a world in which all human beings are valued and treated equally.

OXFAM INTERNATIONAL OBJECTIVE:

Humanitarian Assistance: By 2019, supported by the international community and humanitarian organizations, local state institutions and civil society in the most crisis prone/affected countries are able and willing to deliver high quality, impartial and independent assistance to those in need

Resilience: By 2019, resilience to disasters and conflict is strengthened in high risk countries, through improved disaster preparedness and risk reduction, and building the capacity of civil society groups and communities, in particular women, to manage shocks, stresses and address root causes of conflict.

Women’s rights: By 2019 the different impact of conflict and disasters on men and women, and their differing needs, are recognized and addressed by duty bearers and humanitarian organizations, leading to greater gender justice and respect for women’s rights in crisis affected countries.

Vision for Indonesia

 Oxfam Indonesia has the vision that people in Indonesia will live equitably and free from injustice of poverty, enjoy their rights, and are resilient in times of disasters. By 2020, 2.5 million women and men in Indonesia are empowered to overcome poverty, vulnerability and inequality. Oxfam is implementing a project entitled: Implementing Behind the Brand in Indonesia and we are recruiting Private Sector Development Coordinator position under Oxfam one programme approach with a real commitment to gender equality and  International aid and development background. This post will be based in Jakarta for fixed term contract 12 months with possible extension.

* Private Sector Development Coordinator (code: PSD Coord)

 JOB PURPOSE:

Private Sector Development Coordinator has responsibility to manage the implementation of activities under the Behind the Brand (BtB) Pilot project and provide technical assistance to other projects in country related to private sector development. This position will have a direct report to Business Development Director.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Managing the implementation of deliverables of the BtB Pilot Project in Indonesia
  2. Providing technical assistance to other project in country regarding to private sector development and corporate engagement in Indonesia
  3. Developing concept note and/or proposal to respond to call related to private sector development
  4. Analyzing the workable strategy to strengthen capacity of project team in Indonesia to collaborate, influence, and engage with private sectors
  5. Providing update to country team about the latest context and trend regarding to private sector development in Indonesia
  6. Conducting research and field data collection regarding to private sector in Indonesia
  7. Managing budget and schedule of the BtB project
  8. Documenting progress of the implementation of the BtB Project and communicating the progress to line manager
  9. Preparing communication materials based on the latest progress of the BtB to keep all stakeholders updated about the project implementation

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

  • Comprehensive skills and experience in private sector related project in Indonesia
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in working with private sector and business in Indonesia
  • Familiar with policies about private sectors and their significant role in development
  • Having adequate skills and knowledge in project management, including result-based management
  • Having good writing skills and proven experience in concept note and/or proposal development related to private sector
  • Having previous experience working in international NGO
  • Experience with financial management and administration.
  • Computer literacy particularly MS office and e-mail use.
  • Ability to work collaboratively both within and between organisations/trade unions.
  • Willingness to travel frequently within countries and overseas.
  • Experience with facilitating or organising training.
  • Fluency in English and Bahasa Indonesian. Able to translate and interpret between these languages at an intermediate level.
  • Patience, tolerance and ability to work constructively and sensitively with people from different cultures and backgrounds.
  • Ability to work on own initiatives, manage complex workloads and deliver outputs in accordance with agreed deadlines
  • Commitment to Oxfam’s development philosophy, principles, and objectives, including equal opportunities and gender equity in all aspects of Oxfam’s work
  • National post only

HOW TO APPLY

 If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, please apply by sending your complete application to jakarta@oxfam.org.uk and mention the code of the position title PSD Coord on the subject of the email.

The closing date: November 23rd, 2017

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

We encourage women and people with disability to apply

We promote equality and diversity