Save the Children - FORTUM Project Job Vacancy: Project Officer, Jakarta - Indonesian

Yayasan Sayangi Tunas Cilik partner of Save the Children in Indonesia is changing for the better. We've begun to build a national organization 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 authorized 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:

Project Officer - Reducing Child Labour and Creating Opportunities for Children/FORTUM Project 
1 position based in Greater Jakarta Field Office

The Project Officer will support the implementation of this project in Greater Jakarta area. The Post holder will ensure quality and timely project implementation in line with the overall planning framework, and in compliance with Yayasan Sayangi Tunas Cilik (partner of Save the Children) and donor policies and procedures. Under supervision of Program Coordinator (PC), the post holder will contribute to succeed this project implementation in Greater Jakarta Area; as planned and met as scheduled and up to the expected standards and quality benchmarks. She/He will contribute to maintain the relationship of stakeholders with government related offices, individuals, institutions, civil society, youth and communities in mutual respect and focused to the best interests of children. She/He will contribute quality and timely implementation of activities of the project in line with the overall planning framework, and in compliance with Save the Children and donor policies and procedures.
Minimum Bachelors University Degree or equivalent in a relevant field;  At least 3 years working experiences with non-government organization national and/or international; preferable in field child protection and/or education; Proven history of project implementation and monitoring; Fair knowledge in child labour issue and intervention as well as child protection, public health, and education of expertise would be a plus; Ability to work in a team; Good interpersonal and communication skills; Fluency in written and spoken Indonesian; Good in English written and spoken skills are an advantage; Ability and willingness to be stationed in Jakarta with frequent travel to field locations; Commitment to  and  understanding  of  Save  the  Children’s  aims,  values  and principles  including rights-based approaches; Demonstrated ability to write high quality reports and other project documents in Indonesian; Flexible and organized approach to handling a varying workload

Child Safeguarding: 
Contribute to the overall implementation of Child Safeguarding Policy (CSP) within the response including ensuring CSP integration in all project activities including for target beneficiaries. We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

Information for internal candidates only: 
Current Save the Children employees must serve for a minimum of one year in their current job before applying for a new position. Current Save the Children employees should inform their line managers before submitting an application. 

Please fill the “subject” column of the e-mails in this format:  <PO-FORTUM><Your Name> 

Please complete YSTC Application Form which can be downloaded HERE before the deadline. 

Updated CV, Cover Letter & YSTC Application Form should be sent to

Closing date for application is up to 14 December 2018