01 January 2009

Program officer for Indonesia

Lutheran Word Relief (LWR), a U.S. based non-profit development organization engaged in seeking lasting solutions to poverty and reducing risk, is seeking an experienced program person in development for its Indonesia programs.

As Program Officer, you would be responsible for the development, preparation for approval, accompaniment, monitoring, evaluation, reporting,
and deriving lessons learned from projects funded by LWR in Tsunami affected areas of Indonesia. The role of this position is to ensure that the projects are implemented in accordance with contractual obligations and meets the highest standard of implementation.

Essential Job Requirement:
- Commitment to LWR core values
- At leas six years experience in community development programs, preferably with International NGO
- Bachelor's degree in a relevant field or the equivalent, A Master' degree is highly desirable
- Ability to work effectively with local government and non-governmental organizations,& community-based organizations
- Fluency in English and Bahasa Indonesia with excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to travel up to 40% of the time.

If interested, please submit your application by email to:

Application must be received by January 20, 2009.