Private Sector/Alliance Building Specialist
ICMA seeks qualified candidates to serve as Private Sector/Alliance Building Specialist for a USAID-funded project that seeks to improve the ability of Indonesians to manage climate and disaster risk by:
1. Improving integration of climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction into national and subnational governance frameworks;
2. Strengthening capacity of local communities and the private sector to address climate change and weather-related natural hazards; and,
3. Improving utilization of information for climate and disaster risk management among key stakeholders.
The program will strengthen the resilience of communities to climate change and disaster risks, deliver key climate information services, and provide technical support to other USAID projects in mainstreaming climate and disaster resilience into their activities.
- At least seven (7) years of relevant experience working in or collaborating with the private sector, and at least four (4) years of experience strengthening alliances between the public and private sectors in Indonesia
- Demonstrated understanding of Indonesia’s key players in the private sector, and ability to leverage private sector practices and public-private partnerships in support of climate change adaptation
- Demonstrated understanding of leveraging the private sector in support of climate change adaptation in specific sectors, such as agriculture, transportation, and hydropower
- An advanced degree in a relevant field, such as business administration, finance, economic development, public policy, etc.
- Experience working with USAID and other donor-funded projects is highly desirable
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills
- Strong English writing and speaking skills
- Fluency in Bahasa Indonesia and knowledge of Indonesian culture