organization guided by humanist values. It aims at structural poverty
alleviation with a strong focus on civil society building and sustainable
economic development. Hivos Southeast Asia provides financial support for local
NGOs, is active in networking, lobbying and exchanging knowledge and expertise.
For its Hivos Southeast Asia (Hivos SEA) seeks qualified Indonesian candidates
for the position of:
Food Hivos Green Society
Director, Hivos Hub Southeast Asia (SEA)
- The PDM Renewable Energy and the PDM Sustainable
Food together coordinate Hub SEA’s Green Society Program. Both PDMs are tasked
with ensuring communication and information exchange within the Green Society Program,
with Green Society PDMs based in other regions, and between Hub SEA’s Green and
- The PDM Sustainable Food works closely with the
finance team on the design of project budgets, and with the Design, Monitoring,
Evaluation and Learning (DMEL) officer on project design, implementation and
reporting and knowledge management.
- S/he works closely with the leads of other Hivos
themes and other Hivos Hub SEA staff on strategic direction, program and
- S/he collaborates horizontally with the PDMs in
other Hivos Hubs and at the Global Office to share experiences and strengthen
each other’s portfolios and networks.
- The position is Jakarta-based with some travel for coordination
Sustainable Food colleagues in other hubs) and external stakeholders and
frontrunners developing innovative ideas for new projects and programs in line
with Hivos strategy.
- To develop strategic
and long term sustainable food portfolio for Hub SEA, as well as smart business
models and fundraising.
- To identify and access
funding sources for the sustainable food program and together with the Global
Office, to develop and implement a fundraising strategy to support a successful
implementation of the food program.
- To provide input for
funding proposals, communication materials etc. for stakeholders and audience,
both in Hub SEA and in the Global Office.
take a lead on fundraising initiatives in close coordination with program and
finance departments, including carrying the responsibility of coordinating
proposal writing and submission procedures, ensuring full compliance to the
contract signing are properly started up and managed well.
- To coordinate internal
planning and report-writing of the Sustainable Food theme in Hub SEA.
- To ensure knowledge
exchange among staff.
in an attractive and leading way during conferences and seminars.
- To provide input to
the financial planning, budgeting, performance, capacity development and risks
management of projects.
- To contribute to Hub
SEA’s overall organizational and policy development.
experiences and competencies
advanced university degree in a relevant field (social science, agriculture,
natural resource management).
least five years of working experience in the field of sustainable food and/or
affinity for Hivos’ vision and mission and for social and environmental
motivation to contribute towards real and lasting change.
to ‘think out-of-the-box’ and connect to various actors (facilitating of
multi-actor initiatives) to develop new solutions.
a convincing track-record in program development and resource
with developing smart business models.
leader as well as a reliable and supportive team member.
– externally oriented – communication skills, both verbally and in writing in
skills; Persuasiveness; Decisiveness.
each other’s role; Accountable’ Level of initiative; Transparency.
dynamic working environment, dedicated colleagues and the possibility to work
for an ambitious new international initiative.
Hivos Green Society Program Cluster, grade in Grade 12 (from 1-12 Hivos’s SEA
position please submit your CV and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 24th February 2019.
for (PDM Food – SEA) in the
‘subject’ line of your email.