CARE International Indonesia (CII) - Livestock Specialist, Kupang - Indonesian

CARE International Indonesia (CII), as an international NGO, has carried out large scale operations in Indonesia, encompassing emergency operations, transitional activities centered on agriculture and nutrition and a range of development initiatives in such areas as water and sanitation, health and enterprise & economic development.

CARE International Indonesia  in Kupang (East Nusa Tenggara-NTT)  is currently recruiting the following position for its project:


To assist Project Manager (PM) for develop Production and Health of Livestock strategy, specification and technique of the implementation of the activities, develop monitoring tools and reporting

  1. Provision of socialization and information of improve production and health of livestock programs to beneficiaries. 
  2. Review, advice and monitor detailed activities to ensure compliance with log frame/ project goal (output & outcome).
  3. Ensure timely and good quality implementation of activities to meet project goal.
  4. Develop a monthly report to the Project Manager on the progress made and potential problems..
  5. Ensure timely and good quality reporting on activities and assist to compile routine progress report.
  6. Develop the livestock production plan for business and caring treatment purpose and ensure those plan is applied by the farmers at household and group level.
  7. Input and recommendation for improving the performance and support of the Production and Health Livestock component in the project.
  8. Design and facilitate training related production and health improvement of livestock.
  9. Develop TOR and manage external consultant recruited for certain activities if any.
  10. Cooperate with the project team work to synchronized and complement other specialist and field officer to integrate project activities for effective and efficiency implementation.
  11. Ensure integration of vulnerability, gender and equity, and natural resource management/ environmental issues into plans, activities and monitoring.
  12. Coordinate with support units as necessary, and ensure that procurement and handling are carried out according to relevant CII principles and procedures.
  13. Assist with management of project budgets and reporting and ensure timely submission and review of information for financial and admin reports (e.g. vehicle report, travel advance and expenses).
  14. Coordinate and cooperate, when necessary, with other project within CARE International Indonesia, including provide support if applicable.
  15. Support monitors and evaluation activity ranging from baseline development, baseline update, impact assessment and other measurement activities, including compile data.
  16. Assist Project Manager to build network with partners, private sector, sub-district/ district/ provincial government and other non-governmental agencies in project areas.
  17. Support identification and implementation of potential innovation of the project to increase the project outreach or increase institutional added value of CARE International Indonesia.
  18. Conduct any other duties that may reasonably be assigned in line with the position.
  1. University degree in Agriculture or Animal Husbandry or any relevant background. 
  2. 3 - 5 years of previous Agriculture and livestock experience in a similar project in an NGO setting.
  3. Have extensive experiences in the sought sectors, know effective approaches for Agriculture and livestock interventions, and able to apply them in a participatory manner.
  4. Understand gender issues and gender-sensitive approach in the programming.
  5. Good communications skills, including negotiation skills.
  6. Good interpersonal skills, including patience, diplomacy, willingness to listen and respect for beneficiaries.
  7. Willing to spend a considerable amount of time in the field.
  8. Honest, responsible, self motivated and able to take initiative under minimum supervision
  9. Able to give helpful directions, detailed instructions and demonstrations.
  10. Demonstrate ability to work independently as well as a part of a team in a cross cultural environment.
  11. Able to negotiate and to clarify expectations of both the beneficiaries and team.
  12. Competent in Windows, MS Office programs, email and database experience.
  13. Fluency in English (spoken and written).
  14. Ability to work under pressure in a potentially unstable security environment.
TERMS OF OFFERCARE is an equal opportunity employer offering a competitive salary and benefits package, and a collegial working environment, and women candidates are encouraged to apply. Applicants are invited to send a cover letter illustrating their suitability for the above positions, and detailed curriculum vitae, with names and addresses of three referees (including telephone, fax numbers and email address). Please DO NOT attached academic transcripts and Diplomas and state clearly the applied position code in the email subject.

Please submit your applications before August 30, 2014 to CARE International Indonesia, Human Resources Unit:
"Only qualified applicants will be shortlisted"