--- On Tue, 2/23/16, HR - VECO Indonesia <email@example.com> wrote:
> From: HR - VECO Indonesia <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Subject: VACANCY - Program Manager
> To: email@example.com
> Date: Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 11:03 AM
> (www.vecoindonesia.org), the regional branch of
> international NGO Vredeseilanden committed to the promotion
> of Sustainable Agriculture within the context of
> agricultural value chain development, is now recruiting an
> Indonesian National for the position of:
> ‘Program Manager’
> Responsible for the implementation and development of
> VECO’s overall programme strategies. Lead and providing
> technical guidance to the programme team. Based in our
> Regional Office in Denpasar, Bali
> Specific Responsibilities :
> 1. Leads the Program Section with regard to content
> development and field operations.
> 2. Responsible for guiding the Value Chain Specialist on
> implementing VECO’s overall Value Chain Development
> strategy and provides technical guidance to field
> coordinators in implementing the Value Chain Development
> 3. Ensure links between Value Chain Development, advocacy
> and consumer awareness and integrates all components into a
> coherent program.
> 4. Leads the team of advisors, program coordinators and
> field coordinators.
> 5. Represents VECO to partners and deputizes for the RR.
> 6. Supports the development of VECO’s overall programme
> strategies, specifically on agriculture value chain
> development, and provides technical guidance to the
> programme team in its implementation.
> 7. Conceptualize and operationalize links between
> agriculture value chains, advocacy and consumer components
> into a coherent programme.
> 8. Provide strategic analysis and advice on inclusive
> business opportunities, potential private sector partners,
> credit, other external service options for farmer enterprise
> development in the different value chains within the
> 9. Provide advice to the programme team and management on
> improvements in agriculture value chain development within
> the programme and provide input for improvements.
> 10. In coordination with the Value Chain Specialist, support
> management to take decisions by providing
> research/information and analysis on value chain development
> as required.
> 11. Develop and support business linkages between private
> companies and farmer producer organizations.
> 12. In coordination with relevant team
> members such as the Value Chain Specialist, coordinate
> documentation of value chain development models, experiences
> and lessons learned from the programme.
> Key Competencies and qualifications:
> • Master Degree in Agriculture, Economics, Agronomy,
> Marketing or Rural Development
> • At least 5 years in management position and 5
> years in program function with strong focus on programme
> management including agriculture chain development
> • Experience in an international environment preferable in
> Development Cooperation
> • Knowledgeable about agri-business development in
> Indonesia and able to quickly collect critical information
> thanks to an already well established network.
> • Strong knowledge of strategic planning, monitoring and
> evaluation methods.
> • Good understanding of integrated approaches for
> agriculture value chain development, advocacy and consumer
> • Good understanding of gender mainstreaming concepts and
> its practical application.
> • Good knowledge and practical experience with
> implementing sustainable agricultural value chain
> development concept in Indonesian context.
> • Theoretical knowledge and practical experience with
> marketing of agricultural products.
> • Development of farmer based enterprises.
> • Good understanding of the context and agriculture
> situation in Indonesia.
> • Capacity development of Business Development Services.
> • Has an in depth understanding of the functioning of an
> economic sustainable agricultural chain from production to
> consumption and can apply methods to improve professionalism
> in all parts of the chain.
> • Can function as an agriculture value chain specialist
> expert and gain authority through level of expertise.
> • Is creative and has a sense for innovation and
> • Has an understanding and practical knowledge of methods
> of empowerment of individuals and groups.
> • Has a global vision, is able to see problems from
> different angles.
> • Listens actively.
> • Strong team player who can persuade and inspire
> individuals and groups.
> • Is willing to co-operate with various actors (including
> private sector and government) and communicates clearly in a
> variety of settings and styles. Can get messages across that
> have the desired effect.
> • Analytical and strategic thinking.
> • Good rhetoric and negotiation skills.
> • Facilitation and mediation between difference
> stakeholders: public, private and NGO sector, national and
> local level.
> To maintain a good gender balance in our team we especially
> encourage female candidates to apply.
> Please submit your CV and motivation letter (max. 2
> pages) before 04 March 2016
> to: VECO Indonesia, Jl. Kerta Dalem No. 7, Sidakarya,
> Denpasar 80224, Bali – Indonesia, Tel. 0361 727378, Fax:
> 0361 723 217, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Only shortlist candidate will be contacted.