Terms of Reference (TOR)
Consultant on animal feed formulation for dairy

SNV is an international not-for-profit development organization that works in 38 of the poorest countries around the world covering water and sanitation, agriculture and energy.   In agriculture, SNV works with smallholder farmers, pastoralists, forest-dependent communities and companies to provide innovative, market-based solutions to the issues of sustainable markets, food security and climate change. SNV is registered in Indonesia under the Ministry of Home Affairs since October 2013.

To contribute to the development of a vibrant dairy sector in Indonesia which is centralized in Java island, SNV Indonesia will have partnership with private partners to implement some technologies to improve practice in the core aspect in dairy to increase milk production, milk quality and safety and green milk for eco friendly practices.

Consultant services
Currently SNV Indonesia is seeking a consultant on animal feed formulation for dairy to develop an animal feed database for feed formulation software and delivers 2 days training for animal feed formulation.
Description of goods or services
Days of service
Develop feed data base for cow concentrates
Completed data base in
1 day
Deliver theory how to use feed formulation program
Training delivered and participants have knowledge to do feed formulation, training report Training will be held estimate on 12-14 Nov’15
1 day
Supervising practice on feed formulation in Andini Feed miller
Training report and photograps
1 day

Total days of service
3 days
Rent car Accommodation, Local Transport, SNV Rate Daily Subsistence Allowance, flight (DSA)
Travel to field Boyolali area. * Based on actual receipts.

Responsibilities and Job Description
  • Develop database for animal feed of cow in feed formulation program for a day
  • Conduct 2 days training on feed formulation (theory and practice) and prepare its report
  • Under supervision of the dairy project coordinator, the consultant carry out activities for the SNV-dairy project
Duty Station
The duty station will be in Andini feed miller, Central Java where the participants are from Malang, Boyolali and Wonosobo for three days. First day to develop database of feed in the computer program for feed formulation and the rest days to deliver theory and practice on feed formulation.  The venue of training is in Andini feed miller in the border of Semarang which are closed to Wonosobo and Malang and will be available to do feed formulation practice in this feed miller. 

Selection Criteria
  • Expert in animal feed formulation and requirements (concentrates) for cow
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience working in animal feed topic
  • Experience in conducting training
  • Fluently in Indonesian or Javanese provide an explanation for trainees
The contract
The contract for this service will be started as soon as possible and the training shall be delivered before 15 November 2015
Please send your latest resume and proposal for the service above to email: by latest Friday, 30 October 2015