KIAT Job Vacancy: Coordinator – Climate Resilience, Jakarta - Indonesia

Coordinator – Climate Resilience

Program Background
Kemitraan Indonesia Australia untuk Infrastruktur (KIAT) is a partnership between the Government of Indonesia and the Government of Australia to support sustainable and inclusive economic growth through improved access to infrastructure for all people in Indonesia. KIAT works with government partners, multilateral development banks (MDBs), and civil society providing technical assistance to improve infrastructure policy, planning, and delivery. KIAT also works with sub-national governments to improve the quality of infrastructure spending and planning.

Through its work with central and sub-national governments, KIAT is working towards 4 End-of-Facility Outcomes (EOFOs):
  • Improved policies and regulations for infrastructure development
  • High-quality projects are prepared for financing by GOI, MDBs, or the private sector.
  • High-quality infrastructure delivery, management, and maintenance by GOI
  • Infrastructure policies, design, and delivery are more inclusive for women and people with disabilities.
The focus of KIAT is on the following areas: Water and Sanitation; Transport; Gender Equality, Disability and Social Inclusion (GEDSI); and Infrastructure Funding and Financing (IFF). KIAT is also expanding its infrastructure activities in the areas of climate change, urbanization, and private-sector participation.

About DT Global
DT Global is driven by a fundamental commitment to one goal: to work in partnership with communities, governments, and the private sector to deliver innovative, data-driven solutions that transform lives beyond expectations. DT Global—launched in 2019—is built on legacy companies AECOM International Development’s Services Sector, Development Transformations, IMC Worldwide, and Cardno International Development. To fulfill its profit-for-purpose mission, DT Global is a key donor to the DT Institute, an independent not-for-profit organization, in support of DTI’s efforts to test new ideas or expand on donor partner priorities with the aim to improve as many lives as possible.

Our global team of almost 2,500 staff and experts work in over 100 countries. We aim to maximize sustainable development impact across a wide range of practice areas, including Conflict Prevention, Stabilization and transition; Economic Growth; Environment and infrastructure; Governance; and Human Development. We meet communities where they are on the development spectrum and help them move to where they want to be. Together, we bring over 60 years of experience, relationships, and technical excellence to improve lives around the world on behalf of our partners, clients, and stakeholders.

The Role
The Coordinator – Climate Resilience coordinates and supports the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation, and sustainability of climate resilience activities at KIAT. The position applies technical knowledge of climate change adaption and resilience principles, planning, and initiatives and ensures the high-quality performance of supported activities. The Coordinator – Climate Resilience will be innovative and results-oriented and ensure that KIAT’s Climate Change activities are managed in an effective and impactful manner.

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About You
  • Tertiary academic qualification, preferably in areas related to climate change, environmental science, sustainable development, or engineering.
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience in climate change adaptation and/or infrastructure planning
  • Technical knowledge of methodologies for achieving climate-resilient infrastructure, such as climate risk modeling, vulnerability assessment, and resilient design
  • Demonstrated experience in the design and implementation of technical assistance and capacity-building activities in climate change adaptation.
  • Experience in managing teams of individual consultants and consulting firms.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team in a complex, and cross-cultural operating environment.
  • Proven ability to build and maintain relationships with key personnel in government.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and oral and written communication skills in English. Fluent Bahasa Indonesia speaker.
  • Advanced skills with computer-based applications
  • Experience with donor processes and procedures preferred.
Successful Indonesian nationals will be engaged under a local contract in IDR and will be subject to Indonesian employment regulations and tax obligations.

Why Join KIAT
The Australia Indonesia Infrastructure Partnership (Kemitraan Indonesia Australia untuk Infrastruktur - KIAT) offers meaningful opportunities for each individual member of our team to grow, make an impact, and leave a legacy for local communities, globally.

By joining KIAT, you will be part of an environment where you can collaborate with leading experts from diverse backgrounds, access development programs to achieve your career goals and be challenged to take a global outlook.

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