Post title: Technical Project Officer (Ambon Island)
Duration: 4 w/m with possible extension
Date required: 1 September 2011
Duty station: Ambon Island, Maluku Province, Indonesia
Counterpart: Maluku Provincial Government (MPG)
Implementation Partner: International Labour Organisation (ILO)
•Monitor and supervise activities of the village productivity groups in the Ambon Island villages;
•Assist beneficiaries in improving product quality and packaging;
•Assist beneficiaries on maintaining and improving record keeping;
•Determine training needs and other support needed by the VPGs;
•Prepare training plan and content for the interest groups;
•Plan and supervise training and other activities in the villages;
•Keep training records and assist Project Assistant in maintaining expenditure details;
•Establish market linkages and assist VPGs forming cooperatives and associations;
•Prepare monthly work plan and weekly and monthly reports as required by the Project;
•Perform other related duties as assigned by the project.
•University degree in food technology/community development/agri-business management/marketing.
•At least 5 years experience on community work or project implementation with NGOs or other donor funded initiatives.
•Knowledge of implementing project activities, including project monitoring and evaluation at field level, understanding of conflict management
•Self-starter, meticulous and well organized at work; service oriented approach, independence and sound judgment
•Work experience with NGOs and UN agencies.
•Working knowledge in English language (writing and oral).
Deadline: 15th August 2011