Project Coordinator – EnABLE

I. Position Information
Job Title : Project Coordinator
Location : Jakarta/Samarinda
Duration of Contract : 12 months (with possibility to extend)
Direct Supervisor : Program Director Environment and Sustainable Governance

II. Project Context

The World Bank with the resources provided by the EnABLE, a multi-donor trust fund, is financing a project to enhance the inclusion of target marginalized and disadvantaged groups in the East Kalimantan Emission Reduction Program (ERP) through enhanced awareness of and access to carbon and non-carbon benefits. Full details of the Indonesia EnABLE Project and associated East Kalimantan ERP are available on the World Bank website (https://www.worldbank.org/en/topic/climatechange/brief/enable-enhancing-access-to-benefits-while-lowering-emission).

    Project beneficiaries are marginalized groups, particularly adat and women, within the populations of approximately 95 villages in Paser Regency, Penjamin Paser Utara, and Kutai Barat Districts. The selected villages will be located within the existing forest cover in East Kalimantan province, and are eligible ERP villages, having been selected due to the high potential for emission reductions. In addition, the project will benefit government officials and other stakeholders by enhancing their capacity to deliver more inclusive ERP activities.

    Local NGOs will be recruited to support implementation of EnABLE by Kemitraan – especially organizations led by and representing indigenous groups – and will benefit from capacity building as a result of being involved in managing the project.

    The development objective is to enhance the inclusion of target marginalized and disadvantaged groups in the East Kalimantan Emission Reduction Program (ERP) through enhanced awareness of and access to carbon benefits. The Project comprises of 3 main components:
    COMPONENT 1: Capacity building and awareness raising for inclusive delivery of ERP
    COMPONENT 2: Support for inclusive, nature-positive livelihoods and low-carbon practices
    COMPONENT 3: Project management, monitoring and evaluation, & knowledge dissemination

    The Partnership for Governance Reform (KEMITRAAN) is the selected Implementing Agency for EnABLE Phase-II. KEMITRAAN will be responsible to manage and implement the Project throughout the project cycle and liaise with the key stakeholders within this project. To lead effectives implementation of the Project, KEMITRAAN will form a quality Project Management Unit that will manage the day-to-day implementation and monitoring-evaluation of the Project. To carry out the expected development objectives and outputs 1. The World Bank with the resources provided by the EnABLE, a multi-donor trust fund, is financing a project to enhance the inclusion of target marginalized and disadvantaged groups in the East Kalimantan Emission Reduction Program (ERP) through enhanced awareness of and access to carbon and non-carbon benefits. Full details of the Indonesia EnABLE Project and associated East Kalimantan ERP are available on the World Bank website (https://www.worldbank.org/en/topic/climatechange/brief/enable-enhancing-access-to-benefits-while-lowering-emission).

    Project beneficiaries are marginalized groups, particularly adat and women, within the populations of approximately 95 villages in Paser Regency, Penjamin Paser Utara, and Kutai Barat Districts. The selected villages will be located within the existing forest cover in East Kalimantan province, and are eligible ERP villages, having been selected due to the high potential for emission reductions. In addition, the project will benefit government officials and other stakeholders by enhancing their capacity to deliver more inclusive ERP activities. Local NGOs will be recruited to support implementation of EnABLE by Kemitraan – especially organizations led by and representing indigenous groups – and will benefit from capacity building as a result of being involved in managing the project.

    The development objective is to enhance the inclusion of target marginalized and disadvantaged groups in the East Kalimantan Emission Reduction Program (ERP) through enhanced awareness of and access to carbon benefits. The Project comprises of 3 main components:
    COMPONENT 1: Capacity building and awareness raising for inclusive delivery of ERP
    COMPONENT 2: Support for inclusive, nature-positive livelihoods and low-carbon practices
    COMPONENT 3: Project management, monitoring and evaluation, & knowledge dissemination

    The Partnership for Governance Reform (KEMITRAAN) is the selected Implementing Agency for EnABLE Phase-II. KEMITRAAN will be responsible to manage and implement the Project throughout the project cycle and liaise with the key stakeholders within this project. To lead effectives implementation of the Project, KEMITRAAN will form a quality Project Management Unit that will manage the day-to-day implementation and monitoring-evaluation of the Project. To carry out the expected development objectives and outputs above, KEMITRAAN is seeking to recruit a Project Coordinator that will lead and coordinate the project implementation at the subnational and community level.

    The Project Coordinator will lead the project management unit and work closely with Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Manager, Project Officers, Field Supervisors, Admin & Procurement Officer, Finance & Grant Officers, Finance & Administration Assistants, Consultants and Advisors, Grantees, Government institutions (MoEF, Local Governments), World Bank, and other staffs within KEMITRAAN’s office.

    III. Functions / Key Results Expected

    • Project Management.
    • Financial/Budget and Asset Management.
    • Contract Management.
    • Personnel Management.
    • Key Stakeholders Engagement

    IV. Recruitment Qualifications
    Education: • Bachelor degree or Master Degree in social risk, environment and/or natural resource management, social sciences, environmental policy and or other relevant fields.
    Experience:
    • Minimum of 8 years of professional experience in the environment and natural resources management sector, including proven experience in emission reduction program, climate change mitigation, forestry and community-based development
    • 5 years of successful record in Project Management at middle to senior level
    • Knowledge of Indonesian current legislation, policies, and standards in the field of environment, natural resource management and climate change is desirable.
    • Previous experience of working in an international organization with focus on forest management, REDD+, climate change, and relevant issues
    • Extensive networks and positive working relationships with Government partners in national and subnational level (East Kalimantan) is preferred
    • Previous experience of working and sound knowledge of social and environmental baseline condition in the Project area is plus advantage

    For the complete Terms of Reference please download the following link:

    https://kemitraan.or.id/wp-content/uploads/2024/06/ToR-Project-Coordinator_EnABLE.pdf

    To apply for this position please submit your CV and other supporting documents as required using this link https://hris.kemitraan.or.id/kemitraan-recruitment-form/ no later than June 13, 2024.  Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted.

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