Abt Associates - KOMPAK Project Job Vacancy: Training Methodology Specialist, Jakarta - Indonesian

Abt Associates is a specialist international health and social sector consulting company that provides services to public and private sector clients. Abt Associates is a wholly owned Australian subsidiary of Abt Associates, regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators.  We provide a comprehensive range of services from policy to service delivery in the public and private sectors, contributing to long term benefits for clients and communities.  Abt Associates is an organisation that has a personal commitment to its staff and as such we value the long-term relationships that we build with the people who work for us.
KOMPAK Program
KOMPAK is an Australia-Indonesia government partnership supporting the Government of Indonesia's efforts in reducing poverty through improvements in basic service delivery and creating opportunities for work.
KOMPAK focuses its efforts on three result areas:
  • Supporting Local Governments and Service Units to better address the needs of basic service users;
  • Supporting the poor and vulnerable to benefit from improved village governance; and
  • Supporting the poor and vulnerable to benefit from increased opportunities for employment and economic development.
The Opportunity
The anticipated outcome of this consultancy is to provide capacity support for Camat in collaboration with BPSDM (national and province level) and DG BAK through improving training quality and methodology and providing quality assurance at national and sub-national level. Training for kecamatan staffs, including PTPDs.
Key Duties
  • Review the existing national training modules and materials produce by KOMPAK and Directorate General Bina Administrasi Kewilayahan, Ministry of Home Affairs relevant to new kecamatan regulation
  • Design draft guidelines of Training or Trainer (ToT) for master trainers from Government of Indonesia as part of institutionalization
  • Design a regional and national workshops with relevant stakeholders as part of the institutionalization of the modules
  • Work in collaboration with province BPSDM and KOMPAK team to ensure that the development of kecamatanmodules are aligned with national standard and improved methodologies
  • Writing best practice as the result of camat training and/or innovation resulted from Camat training supported by KOMPAK
Key Requirements
  • Master’s degree in the relevant disciplines, e.g., psychology, sociology, anthropology, economics, public policy/administration, development studies, political science, regional studies, health, education etc.
  • Proven and extensive experience in the Camat training development and delivery of training curricula and materials for camat, including in-house training expertise
  • Preferably with minimum of ten years of experience working in the development field, especially capacity development of sub-national government
  • Demonstrated record of high productivity, independence, initiative, and ?comfort working across multi-organizational partnerships
  • Strong advocacy and communications skills; writing and presenting to a wide range of audiences
  • Experience working with government agencies, development partners and CSOs
  • Fluent written and spoken Bahasa Indonesia and English
  • Understanding of gender equality and social inclusion issues 
Further Information & Application
Further information in regards to this opportunity can found in the Position Description available from the Careers page of Abt Associates’ website at: CLICK HERE Applications should be submitted online via the Careers page of Abt Associates’ website and MUST include a CV and covering letter addressing the key requirements listed above. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from experienced and capable women.
Applications close: 13 March 2019 – midnight (AEST)
We welcome and thank all applicants however; only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.