#TapanuliUtara Conservation International Vacancy: SLP Senior District Program Coordinator

Working in 30+ countries globally, Conservation International (CI) Foundation is a non-profit organization committed to empowering societies to responsibly and sustainably care for nature for the good of humanity. We are constantly growing and expanding into areas new and old. With each step, we need more and more hands. Apply your passion, skills, and talents to helping us protect the most important places around the world. We are currently looking to fill the following position for our office in Tapanuli Utara:

SLP Senior District Program Coordinator

  • Provide technical coordination, management and leadership primarily to support the SLP program to ensure that program/project results meets SLP quality standards and expectations and that these projects are progressing on schedule;
  • Provide technical guidance for those field staff different components in line with SLP work plans, annually, quarterly and monthly basis.
  • Coordinate regular field staff meeting in the field office, sharing each other and follow up technical recommendation to regional office.
  • Close coordination with local government departments and built ownership and buy in the SLP success stories. 
  • Facilitate a good cooperation among field staff with various technical teams from SLP and government 
  • Provide regular progress report to different stakeholders on the ground especially to local government. 
  • Provide details monthly work plan on whiteboard and pay attention for priority scale agenda. 
  • All back to office reports are submitted timely for compilation;  
  • Together with M&E coordinator, ensure performance indicator are in place and taking into account the collection of reliable data and information
  • Degree in social science, management, natural resource management-related science with a minimum 5 years of experience 
  • Has experience in agribusiness, forestry or conservation work in Sumatra or another location with wide range of networking;
  • Good management and leadership experience;
  • Experience in coordinating and managing program support from International and National donor agencies, foundations and private sources with a preference for USAID;
  • Ability to work effectively in cross-cultural situations with a wide range of people in both the public and private sectors, including business, government, non-governmental organizations, donor organizations, local communities, consultants and volunteers.
  • Knowledge and background in the customs and government organizations of Indonesia.
  • Willingness to travel and work long hours, including work in arduous field conditions, often to remote areas and work weekends and after hours as needed. 
  • Proven record of success as part of interdisciplinary project teams;
  • Good communication skills and develop network;
  • Fluent in English (Speaking, Reading and Writing);
  • Computer literate with excellent skills in office software suite
Please send your current resume and cover letter (no more than 4 pages) to:

Indicate the position title “SLP Senior District Program Coordinator “in the email subject line.
Closing date for the application is 20 September 2014
(Only short-listed candidates will be notified).