ChildFund International Job Vacancy: Project Coordinator – ENERGY, Indonesian

Posting Job


November 27, 2015

Expired Job


June 19, 2019




ChildFund is an
international child focused development agency working in 33 countries to
create lasting and meaningful change in the lives of more than 10.5 million
vulnerable, deprived and excluded children, families and communities,
regardless of race, creed, gender or national origin. In Indonesia ChildFund
has been operating for 34 years since 1973, in areas where the need is the
greatest and currently reaches out to 900,000 children and family members in
partnership with 50 local NGOs spread across 8 provinces.

Indonesia is currently seeking:

Position: Project Coordinator – ENERGY 
: Western Zone Manager
Based in: Jakarta, Indonesia
Duration: until 31 October 2016


ChildFund was awarded a grant on
Lifestage 3 on youth employment, by the name of The ENERGY (Enhancing aNd
EmpoweRinG Youth). The project uses education as a key focus area to break the
cycle of poverty and stimulate economic development through ChildFund’s Youth
Forums by providing instruction in workforce readiness, ultimately providing
participants with the tools to secure employment for themselves.

The project will be implemented in Batam
and Cileungsi
Batam and Cileungsi have inadequate schools systems that contribute to both
communities’ high youth unemployment rates. Girls in both communities have been
disproportionately impacted by unemployment and lack of education. In Batam,
child prostitution and trafficking have increased significantly, and Cileungsi
has high rates of teen pregnancy and domestic violence.

The project is seeking a Project Officer
to establish four (4) Youth Forums for three hundred (300) youths (ages 15-24,
80% female) in Batam and Cileungsi. These Forums will provide the skills and
knowledge (including: training modules provided by Intel and CBET Module
developed by ILO).

The Project Officer will also provide
technical assistance to ChildFund Indonesia’s Local Partners in batam and one
Pesantren in Cileungsi and liase with local government (district office of
Manpower, Social welfare and Education) and businesses, to establish internship


  • Management
    and coordination of the project in general, including
    budgeting, implementing and monitoring
  • Supervision
    of the project team (1 Project Officer and 1 Project Finance Officer).
  • Develop and maintain a project plan which is
    reflective of project progress and milestone.
  • Conduct project monitoring
    visits, training preparation and spot checks and address identified performance
    problems or discrepancies.
  • Work
    with Project Officer, Project Finance Officer and others to develop budgets,
    track spending, and ensure timely financial reporting.
  • Field study to
    identify best practices and improvement needed if necessary
  • Maintain effective communication with project
    stakeholders to allow the successful delivery of the project activities.
  • Serve as point of contact with local community,
    local government and donor Liaise with donor, local community and local
  • Representation meetings with local
    community, local government and donor, as required by ChildFund Indonesia. Build
    network and collaborate with local and international organizations, local
    government in the same project scope.
  • Responsible for high quality and
    timely donor reporting, and high quality and timely regular reporting to
    ChildFund Indonesia.


  • 6+ proven track record on conducting baseline,
    end line, program evaluation and related surveys. Experience in conducting KAP
    survey will be an advantage.
  • Must have experience in managing youth program (youth

    and/or youth entrepreneurship)
    . Past experience in establishing
    youth forum (youth empowerment) will be a value added.
  • Experience in coordinating
    projects, ideally within an international scope
  • Have experience in
    managing program funded by corporations under CSR.
  • Demonstrated experience with the design,
    implementation, management and evaluation of programs preferred
  • Good oral/written communication and
    organizational skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to
    gather, analyze, and present complex information in a clear, concise and
    understandable manner.
  • Must possess an ability to work well under pressure and
    the ability to seek and synthesize information and communicate in a compelling
    and succinct form.
  • High level of English
    proficiency both oral and in writing.
  • Self motivated, details
    oriented and highly organized.
  • An ability to multitask in a fast paced
    environment with rapidly changing priorities
  • Must be able to travel to
    program locations


Bachelor’s degree, equivalent relevant work experience;
advanced degree desirable

This position is opened for Indonesian national only.

ChildFund requires electronic lodgment of applications.

To apply, please click on the following
HERE (and look for  career
opportunities/Project Coordinator – ENERGY – Jakarta-Indonesia)

Deadline for lodging applications:
30 November 2015

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