TFT Forests Vacancy: Palm Oil Program Manager, Indonesian

Lowongan Kerja Palm Oil Program Tahun 2014

Key Roles:
  • Collaboration and coordination with TFT staff working to carry out the responsibilities of the TFT Palm Oil Program, which are often dynamic in nature.
  • Providing strategic support as required to TFT’s Senior Program Manager.
  • Working as part of a team to advance the production and availability of responsibly-produced palm oil. This may include tasks such as palm oil supply chain mapping and assessments, evaluating plantations against standards, developing management and training recommendations for companies working toward certification, etc.
  • Research and evaluate palm oil supply chains against responsible sourcing procedures and international certification standards (RSPO, ISPO, ISCC, etc)
  • Meeting TFT Palm Oil Member Representatives and their Suppliers, monitoring their progress towards meeting Responsible Sourcing Guidelines (RSGs), and providing management and technical support as required.
  • Coordination with organizations and consultants working on palm oil in SE Asia.
  • Report writing, meeting documentation and communications
  • Assessment of palm oil supply chain from the plantation to the refinery.
  • Clear reports submitted on time, written in professional business language and requiring minimum editing before submitting to clients.
  • Strong rapport and strategic collaboration with TFT palm oil program staffs.
  • System for maintaining all information related to TFT Member suppliers. 
  • Regular updates related to certification requirements. 
  • Succesfull candidate are often required to work outside office hours to fulfil the duties of employment. 
  • This position will require regular meetings with leaders in large, multi-national corporations, as well as travelling extensively in Indonesia to visit palm oil plantations and understand palm oil supply chains. For this reason, the Officer should be prepared to work in both corporate and field settings. 
Education, Qualifications, Skills, Experience
  • Fluent in English and Bahasa Indonesia
  • Strong writing skills
  • Ability to understand technical environmental requirements
  • Ability to work with businesses on supply chain and certification issues related to Palm Oil Sector
  • Bachelor degree or higher in Natural Resource, Agriculture or Business-related fields.
  • Minimum eight years professional work experience in natural resource management, preferably within a palm oil company.
  • Have Min 4 Years Working in Managerial Level.
  • Understand environmental and social issues related to palm oil production
  • Demonstrate ability to understand technical, environmental and social requirements
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office programme.
  • Have Palm oil certification auditor accreditation (ISCC, ISPO and/or RSPO)
If you have those qualifications above please send your CV within 14 SEPTEMBER  2014 to: 
Only Shortlisted Candidate will be notified.