Save the Children - Waliku Project Job Vacancy: Project Coordinator, West Sumba

Project Coordinator

1 (one) position based in NTT – West Sumba

Yayasan Sayangi Tunas Cilik (Save the Children Indonesia) is changing for the better.  We've begun to build a national organization that aims to be a strong, local, and self-sustaining voice for children in Indonesia.  To this end, SC Indonesia has been designated as a “Member”.  As ‘Member’ Indonesia has been identified as part of the next way of new member development, which focusses on strengthening and localizing our voice for children in strategic middle income countries. Indonesia has been authorised by member ballot to start fundraising locally as a first step towards building a financially sustainable local organization. Future work will also involve developing a strong local governance structure and building key partnerships with local government, the private sector, local civil society among others. Success of the pilot phase will set the Indonesia on a pathway to full membership.

Yayasan Sayangi Tunas Cilik is implementing a comprehensive education program in Sumba, NTT Province over the next several years. The post holder has overall responsibility for performing the implementation Waliku project activity and management within Sporsorship program in Sumba.


Skills and Knowledge:
The Waliku Coordinator will possess the following qualifications and experience:
  1. An advanced degree (Master preferred) in education, public health, social sciences or relevant development-oriented subjects;
  2. Practical experience in conducting both qualitative and quantitative research for development programs, preferably within Indonesia;
  3. Knowledge of the Indonesian education and health system, including recent reforms;
  4. Solid experience in research protocol and familiarity in public health programmatic intervention especially in school health program, malaria prevention.
  5. Solid experience in information technology
  6. Excellent written and verbal communication, liaison and interpersonal skills;
  7. Excellent written (technical as well) and verbal communication skills in English and Bahasa Indonesia is desirable;
  8. A high level of integrity, initiative, adaptability, and ability to perform in a high-pressure environment; and
  9. Good sense of prioritization.
  10. Ability to work independently without considerable day-to-day support.
Behavioral Competencies:
  1. Good team facilitator and member.
  2. Willingness to travel at times in difficult conditions.
  3. A commitment to high quality of work and efficiency.
  4. Low resistance to change.
  5. Concern for detail.
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Closing date for application is up to January 13th, 2020

(Only short-listed candidates will be notified)