Current Opportunities

Swisscontact is an international development agency founded by the Swiss private sector, with over 43 years of experience in Indonesia. It has a track record for innovative, pragmatic approaches in vocational education and training, urban ecology and small and medium sized enterprise development. As an agency with its origins in the Swiss private sector, Swisscontact has a strong private sector orientation, in terms of culture, staff and working practices. Swisscontact is offering employment opportunities for the following position:

 

 

Senior Communication Officer

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.

The Swisscontact Country Office (COOF) Indonesia, is currently accepting applications for the position of:


Senior Communication Officer

Based in Jakarta, DKI Jakarta


The Senior Communication Officer is responsible to manage the overall Communication (Internal & External) of Swisscontact’s Country office and related projects and ensuring a good monitoring of Program’s visibility. The task is to illustrate policies, interests and achievements of Swisscontact in Indonesia and its projects towards donors and private sectors, GOI, the beneficiaries, decision makers, public and related stakeholders through various PR and marketing materials.


Task, Authority and Responsibility

  • To handle ‘client’s’ multiple ‘requests and tasks, such are the Country Director, BA Manager, Project Managers, as well as Regional South-East Asia office (ROSEA) and Head Office.
  • To consult, confirm, and seek for approval of all publication (i.e. success stories are factual and rechecked, press releases are confirmed by all involved parties, the Bahasa and English are grammatically reviewed, training manuals are content approved, etc)
  • To request project staff to get the relevant information, data and figures (i.e.: beneficiaries stories from field, photo and video taking, etc) to compile them as a high quality designed and written publication.
  • Under consultative supports from the projects, drafting, reviewing relevant quality content (in dual language) to be use in public relations materials and media campaigns, including banners, posters, booklets, brochures, leaflets and other promotional materials for the program;


Employee Requirements


  • Higher education: bachelor’s degree in public relation, communication, or any other related studies, or similar education level;
  • Experience in handling a large and complex communication strategy for semi corporate NGO
  • Experience in capturing project success story in a bilingual writing, image, video and digital.
  • Experience in planning and executing events and independent field trips
  • Experience in high quality graphic design works for corporate.
  • Experience in managing internal communication.
  • Intercultural sensitivity and communication skills;
  • Excellent English skills (verbal and written).

Please visit https://recruitment.swisscontact.or.id for further application submission


Analyst, for Data Quality and Results Reporting

The Swisscontact Sustainable Cocoa Production Program (SCPP) in Indonesia leads consortium of chocolate and cocoa companies for the development of a sustainable cocoa economy throughout Indonesia. To date, SCPP has reached over 138,000 cocoa farming families with technical training, finance, and better technology for cocoa production. SCPP is currently accepting applications for the position of:


Analyst, for Data Quality and Results Reporting

(1 post)
Based in Makassar, Sulawesi Selatan


Swisscontact is looking for an energetic, analytically minded and inquisitive person to join its highly successful Sustainable Cocoa Production Program to provide data analysis and progress reporting to Senior Management. This position will be responsible for assuring the accuracy and quality of the results data. The position will be based in Makassar, with responsibilities to monitor and track progress of activities across all project areas of Sulawesi, and using Swisscontact’s state-of-the-art management information system, CocoaTrace.


Task, Authority and Responsibility

  • To assist regional Sr. Program Manager in program planning preparation (annual, quarterly and monthly);
  • Develops monitoring plan based on SCPP’s key performance indicators and undertakes periodic field and desk review to validate data (e.g. through supporting documents provided by the program team);
  • Responsible for facilitating the reporting by the field program team and ensure the delivery of all information from Program target areas is on time, coherence and accurate;
  • To support Technical Writer Specialist by providing materials for narrative reporting or facilitating any necessary sources and references either from the field program team or third party;
  • Work with Finance Manager Sulawesi to conduct internal audit in program areas for effective and efficient program implementation in all district level office.


Employee Requirements


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in monitoring and evaluation, learning and knowledge management;
  • Experience with field study, field assessment, and/or program audit;
  • Possess data analysis ability;
  • Ability to engage with key stakeholders and technical experts;
  • Experience working in inter-cultural teams and environments;
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver high quality outputs on time;
  • Good interpersonal skills and commitment to working in a team;
  • Some capacity in writing in English and Bahasa Indonesia;
  • Strong proficiency in use of Microsoft Office applications;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Statistics, Agricultural and Natural Sciences, or a related subject from an accredited academic institution.

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Program Officer Training Development

Swisscontact Country Office Indonesia

Swisscontact has been implementing projects in Indonesia for more than 40 years. The Country Office supports all Swisscontact projects, currently the S4C project (TVET), WISATA project (tourism), the SCPP project and the Swiss Import Promotion Program (SIPPO).


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 the Centre for Industrial Education and Training (CIET) of the Ministry of Industry (MoI) and the Directorate for Higher Education (DIKTI) of the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education (RISTEK).
Through the strengthening of Polytechnic institutes (Polys) in selected sectors and geographic locations and through the improvement of structures and services at the interface between Polys and industry, an important contribution to an improved quality and relevance of the overall Poly system in Indonesia is made.


The Swisscontact Skills for Competitiveness (S4C) in Indonesia is currently accepting applications for the position of:


Program Officer Training Development

Based in:

  • Bantaeng – South Sulawesi
  • Jember – East Java
  • Kendal – Central Java
  • Morowali – Central Sulawesi


The Program Officer Training Development will focus on the technical assistance for the development of the state of the art “dual-like” training approach:


Task, Authority, and Responsibility


“Dual-like” Training Development:

  • Coach the establishment and development of “dualization“of TVET;
    1. Change from the theory focused teaching to practical learning
    2. Building up of school factories within the Poly
    3. Development of occupational profiles, curricula and training methodologies
    4. Strengthen the demonstration practical skills and overall coaching skills of the teachers
    5. Assessment for recruitment of industry teachers including certification process
    6. Implementation of “company teachers” within the participating industries


Employee Requirements


  • Degree in a technical sector such as metal, wood, or food processing
  • At least 5 years of relevant working experience in industry and/or Vocational Education and Training institutions (VET)
  • Teacher training
  • Knowledge about the Indonesian Poly and TVET system development
  • Communication skills in English
  • Desirable: School management and leadership experience

Please visit https://recruitment.swisscontact.or.id for further application submission.


Program Officer Management Support

Swisscontact Country Office Indonesia

Swisscontact has been implementing projects in Indonesia for more than 40 years. The Country Office supports all Swisscontact projects, currently the S4C project (TVET), WISATA project (tourism), the SCPP project and the Swiss Import Promotion Program (SIPPO).


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 the Centre for Industrial Education and Training (CIET) of the Ministry of Industry (MoI) and the Directorate for Higher Education (DIKTI) of the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education (RISTEK).
Through the strengthening of Polytechnic institutes (Polys) in selected sectors and geographic locations and through the improvement of structures and services at the interface between Polys and industry, an important contribution to an improved quality and relevance of the overall Poly system in Indonesia is made.


The Swisscontact Skills for Competitiveness (S4C) in Indonesia is currently accepting applications for the position of:


Program Officer Management Support

Based in:

  • Bantaeng – South Sulawesi
  • Jember – East Java
  • Kendal – Central Java
  • Morowali – Central Sulawesi


The Program Officer Management Support will focus on the technical assistance for the establishment and strengthening of the Poly:


Task, Authority, and Responsibility


Management Systems and Processes:

  • Coach the activities to strengthen school managerial processes;
    1. Strategic and operational planning
    2. Quality assurance
    3. Administration processes
    4. Tracer studies
  • Promote cooperation Poly – industries – expertise (partners);
    1. Establishment of an industry network in the Poly-region
    2. Internship management
    3. Job placement
    4. Knowledge and technology transfer
    5. Workshop for development of occupational profiles, curricula and training methodologies
    6. Regular events between the Poly and local industry


Employee Requirements


  • School management and leadership experience
  • At least 5 years of relevant working experience in Vocational Education and Training institutions (VET)
  • Curricula development, teacher training
  • Knowledge about the Indonesian Poly and TVET system development
  • Communication skills in English
  • Desirable: Degree/working in a technical sector (metal, wood, or food processing)

Please visit https://recruitment.swisscontact.or.id for further application submission.


Senior Manager - Data Analytics and Reporting

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.


The Swisscontact Sustainable Cocoa Production Program (SCPP) in Indonesia, is currently accepting applications for the position of:


SENIOR MANAGER – DATA ANALYTICS AND REPORTING

Based in Jakarta


The Senior Manager is responsible for leading the Monitoring, Reporting, and Measuring (MRM) team to maintain and improve data quality, analyse data generated from program activities, measure the program impact, and report these finding to Swisscontact management, financiers, and stakeholders. The Senior Manager is part of the Core Leadership Team (CLT) of the Sustainable Cocoa Production Program (SCPP), and will provide insight to fellow CLT members and Swisscontact management on how to improve our ability to measure results.


Task, Authority and Responsibility

  1. Responsible to Maintain and Improve CocoaTrace Data Integrity and Quality
  2. SCPP has an unparalleled dataset of agronomic, demographic, and geo-spatial data on cocoa farmers across Indonesia. This is maintained in our database application, CocoaTrace. The Senior Manager will manage a team to maintain the data quality of CocoaTrace, continuously check and validate the quality of the data, and to propose and implement measures to improve the quality of data collected.

  3. Responsible for Performance Measurement and Reporting
  4. A significant deliverable product of SCPP is it performance reporting to stakeholders and financiers (donors). These reports need to be accurate and verifiable with documentation and evidence, and they also need to tell a story about what we are accomplishing in the areas of sustainable agricultural development for economically vulnerable populations. The Senior Manager is responsible for compiling the necessary data/information for these periodic reports, oversee the writing of it in business quality English, and to maintain the highest quality of reporting outputs.

  5. Responsible for Data Analysis and Agronomic/Economic Analysis
  6. SCPP’s data sets on cocoa farmers and rural development in Indonesia need to be turned into an asset. This position will assist SCPP to do that by providing insight, analysis, and improvements to our data set and means of collecting data so that we can understand better the cocoa sector in Indonesia.


Employee Requirements


  • High level of intelligence and proven ability to do quantitative analysis
  • Advanced education: master’s degree in economics, statistics, agronomy, or other related field at same education level;
  • Experience in statistical needed, regression analysis method is a plus
  • Strong, respectful leadership skills and experience in coordinating and managing Program teams;
  • Strong organizational, planning, management skills and experience working in inter-cultural teams and environments;
  • Strategic thinking and ability to implement strategies accordingly;
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Demonstrated capacity and commitment to staff development;
  • Interest in and familiarity with the most recent trends in international development, M&E and MRM a plus. The more the candidate has achievements in the following areas a plus:
    1. Result Chains and Logframe Matrix;
    2. Mobile and Web based data collection and evaluation tools
    3. Statistics and empirical studies and spatial analysis;
  • Strong communication and presentation skills;
  • Excellent English skills (verbal and written).

Please visit https://recruitment.swisscontact.or.id for further application submission.


Swisscontact
Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation
Hardturmstrasse 123
CH-8005 Zürich

Tel. +41 44 454 17 17
Fax +41 44 454 17 97
E-Mail info@STOP-SPAM.swisscontact.ch