GIZ - SICCR-TAC Project Job Vacancy: Junior Professional – Financing Mechanism, Aceh

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is a global service provider in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development with around 16,400 employees. GIZ has over 50 years of experience in a wide variety of areas, including economic development and employment, energy and the environment, and peace and security. As a public-benefit federal enterprise, GIZ supports the German Government – in particular the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) – and public and private sector clients in around 130 countries in achieving their objectives in international cooperation. With this aim, GIZ works together with its partners to develop effective solutions that offer people better prospects and sustainably improve their living conditions.

The GIZ is implementing the EU-funded Climate Change project:

  • Support to Indonesia's Climate Change Response (Technical Assistance Component) SICCR-TAC. The 3 year project aims to pilot tangible measurements (low carbon, resource efficiency, sustainable management of the use of Biodiversity and livelihoods and optimized development planning and build the capacity of Aceh to support and contribute in an effective and coherent way to Indonesia’s efforts to set itself upon a low-carbon development path through low-emission economic development and optimal land use planning within the LULUCF (Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry) Sector.

SICCR-TAC is seeking one qualified Indonesian candidate for the following position:

Junior Professional – Financing Mechanism

The Job Holder performs the following tasks, but is not limited to:
Support stakeholders engagement, implementation of field level activities and follow up and monitoring of results in district and village level planning and financing mechanisms such as: 
  • Support communication and liaison with project partners in Pidie on SICCR-TAC supported activities
  • Plan and prepare agreed activities in coordination with project partners at Pidie level
  • Facilitate activities and ensure participation of all relevant sectors in the process
  • Support documentation and reporting of results
  • Facilitate smooth implementation and mediate between conflicting interests of stakeholders if necessary
  • Conduct other activities as agreed with the Sustainable Financing Mechanism Expert and Team Leader

Required qualifications, competences and experience
  • Minimum University degree in one of the following fields: agriculture, natural resources management, forestry, public relation or any other related areas;
  • A good understanding on concepts of village development, participatory planning, conflict mediation, facilitation and engagement techniques
  • Has facilitated engagement of stakeholders and multi stakeholder process in forest, environment, climate change and/or NRM related projects;
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills/ social competence;
  • Good English skills (spoken and written), understanding of Bahasa Aceh is an asset;
  • A first-hand experience on working with local government structures;
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision and under a time pressure;
  • Good working knowledge of ITC technologies (related software, phone, fax, email, the internet) and computer applications (e.g. MS Office);
  • Willingness to acquire new knowledge as required by the tasks to be performed – corresponding measures are agreed with management;
  • Willingness to travel and work in remote areas in Aceh with the communities, project partners and beneficiaries.

Duty Station: Aceh
Expect to join: a.s.a.p.
Direct Supervisor: Junior Non Key Expert for Sustainable Financing Mechanism and Team Leader

Interested candidates should submit a motivation letter, CV, trainings attended and list of references (a must), addressed to: The closing date to submit the application letter is on December 29th, 2017.

Please indicate your application by putting the following code in the subject line: SICCR-TAC_JP Financing Mechanism Aceh

Please name your file as follow format:
[Your Complete Name]_[Motivation Letter/CV/Latest Education Certificate] (i.e: Nakula Sadewa_CV orNakula Sadewa_Motivation Letter or Nakula Sadewa_Reference)

Only short-listed candidates will be notified.