Swisscontact promotes economic, social and ecological development by supporting people to successfully integrate into local commercial life. Swisscontact creates opportunities for people to improve their living conditions as a result of their own efforts. The focus of its systemic intervention in the private sector is the strengthening of local and global value chains. Through its projects, Swisscontact works to enable access to professional training, promotes local entrepreneurship, creates access to local financial service providers and supports the efficient use of resources with the goal of successfully promoting employment and income generation. The foundation is based in Zurich, Switzerland. With 86 million in annual turnover in 2016, Swisscontact is now implementing more than 100 projects in 34 countries with more than 1,200 staff. Swisscontact has been active in Indonesia for the past 43 years.
Skills for Competitiveness (S4C)
The S4C-Project is implemented by the Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation (Swisscontact), the Bern University of Applied Sciences (BFH-CDC) and the Association for Swiss International Technical Connection (SITECO) working in close collaboration with Agency for Industry Human resource Development (AIHRD) under Ministry of Industry (MoI) and Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology (MoECRT). Through the strengthening of Polytechnic institutes (Polys) in selected sectors and geographic locations and the improvement of structures and services at the interface between Polys and industry to improve quality and relevance of the overall Poly system in Indonesia.
Based in Jember, Jawa Timur (Job Code: ADV.000060)
The main workplace is located at the Polytechnic.
She/he will stay at the Politeknik Negeri Jember, East Java. https://www.polije.ac.id
The contract on an annual basis ends each December and can be renewed each year. The project is expected to end in 2026
Task, Authority & Responsibility
The Program Officer Management Support will focus on the technical assistance for the establishment and strengthening of the Polytechnic:
Management Systems and Processes:
• Conduct activities to strengthen school managerial processes.
• Promote cooperation Poly-industries-expertise (partners)