Arbeiter-Samariter-Bund Job Vacancy: Livelihood Project Officer - West Sumatera

Arbeiter-Samariter-Bund (ASB) is one of Germany‘s oldest and largest social welfare organisations. ASB has over 200 offices in Germany and a membership of 1.1 million. Core activities include the provision of public medical and rescue services alongside an extensive range of social service provision. Overseas, ASB‘s Foreign Aid Department operates mainly in the fields of humanitarian relief, return and reintegration, development and disaster risk reduction (DRR).

ASB Indonesia and the Philippines aims to build resilience through inclusive and risk aware development. ASB has been working in Indonesia, in partnership with the Indonesian Ministry of Home Affairs, since 2006. In Indonesia ASB works directly with partners and communities, and in support of government, to empower and build resilience through an inclusive, all-of-society approach. A key component of the work that ASB does across the region is implementing and promoting inclusive risk aware practice. ASB is also a founding member of the Disability Inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction Network (DiDRRN).

As part of an initial recruitment process, ASB is currently seeking expressions of interest from qualified and committed individuals for the following position:


Position Summary:
This position is primarily to assist in coordination and delivery of field activities aimed at building community resilience within a combined DRR and livelihoods resilience framework. The position is also to assist in the documentation of good practices developed. Duties will include local stakeholder coordination, community engagement and capacity building/trainings delivery. The Project Officer reports to the Project Manager and is expected to coordinate closely with other team members including Stakeholder Engagement Specialist, Trainer, Field Facilitator, and other Project Officer.

For detailed information on the role and how to submit application, visit: CLICK HERE

Closing date: 11 November 2018

ASB is an equal opportunities employer. Qualified individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Only electronic applications accepted and only short-listed candidates will be contacted.