Save the Children Job Vacancy: Program Coordinator DRR - Prestasi Project, North Jakarta - Indonesian

Save the Children in Indonesia is changing for the better.  We've begun to build a national organisation that aims to be a strong, local, and self-sustaining voice for children in Indonesia.  To this end, SC Indonesia has been designated as a “Prospect Member”.  As ‘Prospect Member’ Indonesia has been identified as part of the next way of new member development, which focuses on strengthening and localizing our voice for children in strategic middle income countries. Indonesia has been authorised by member ballot to start fundraising locally as a first step towards building a financially sustainable local organization. Future work will also involve developing a strong local governance structure and building key partnerships with local government, the private sector, local civil society among others. Success of the pilot phase will set the Indonesia on a pathway to full membership.

We are currently seeking to fill the following position:

1 position, based in North Jakarta

The DRR – Program Coordinator will lead all DRR program activities of Save the Children under North Jakarta Office. Currently, there are 2 DRR programs under North Jakarta Office: PRESTASI (Pengurangan Risiko Bencana di Sekolah Terintegrasi) funded by Prudence Foundation and SiGAP (Strengthening Government’s Ability towards Disaster Preparedness) funded by US-OFDA; with potential to grow. The DRR – Program Coordinator will be based in North Jakarta and will conduct program implementation duties include ensuring all program activities are implemented according to plan and at a high-level of quality; all reporting and planning is completed in a timely manner and at a high-quality; all communications are completed in a timely and accurate manner; we coordinate well with key external stakeholders; all child safeguarding controls are enforced; and financial and administrative management adheres to Save the Children and donors policies, regulations, and good practices. The DRR – Program Coordinator will also lead on program planning and ensure we advocate with key government stakeholders to achieve positive change using evidence from our program work as the basis. S/he will represent Save the Children in North Jakarta; in particularly related to DRR programming, and support program development and emergency preparedness and response. The position will require travel to field locations and support for hosting donor visits.

In line with guidance provided by ILT, the post holder will contribute to building the most positive and affirming work environment possible and promoting culture of the organisation that is aligned with the mission, evolving goals and strategic ambitions aligned with the Membership Accountability Framework.

Updated CV and application letter should be sent to
Please fill the “subject” column of the e-mails in this format:
<PCDRR-PRESTASI ><your name>
Closing date for application is up to 29 August 2016
(Only short-listed candidates will be notified)