CWS International Job Vacancy: Program Manager – Urban Refugee Program - Jakarta, Indonesian

CWS is now looking for candidates to fill in the following position:

Program Manager – Urban Refugee Program (re-post)

CWS is an international relief, development, and refugee assistance agency that has been operating in Indonesia for over forty years. CWS works with partners to eradicate hunger and poverty and to promote peace and justice around the world.

CWS is the implementing partner for aUNHCR-funded urban refugee program in Jakarta that provides protection, access to basic services (health, education, psychosocial support) and capacity building to vulnerable refugees and asylum seekers living in the Greater Jakarta area.

Qualifications and experience required:
  • Bachelor / Masters Degree in social science, development studies, management, or related field.
  • A minimum of five years management experience in relief, development or refugee assistance.
  • Experience and knowledge of effective financial and budgetary control and securing and managing grants from institutional donors.
  • Solid project management skills with a proven history of delivering results
  • Ability to analyze information, evaluate options and to think and plan strategically
  • Previous experience of managing and developing a team and the ability to lead, motivate and develop others
  • Experience of international level representation with key stakeholders, and co-ordination with other NGOs/UN.
  • Politically and culturally sensitive with qualities of patience, tact and diplomacy
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • A high level of written and spoken English
The Program Manager manages the urban refugee program and provides strategic direction to the country program in collaboration with the Country Representative and Program Director. The post-holder will effectively and efficiently coordinate operations systems, processes and activities so that the program is delivered on a timely basis and according to organizational strategy, donor requirements and within the allocated budget. The Program Manager provides leadership in all aspects of staffing, program implementation, monitoring and reporting, and financial accountability.

How to apply:
Applications should include a cover letter, reflecting motivation; a CV, Including two references; expected gross salary and contact number by 25th March 2016.

Please send applications in MS Word format  to