Tetra Tech ARD is currently accepting expressions of interest for the Gender Specialist, Jakarta based on our USAID LESTARI project. USAID’s LESTARI project supports the Government of Indonesia to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and conserve biodiversity in carbon rich and biologically significant forest and mangrove ecosystems.
Job Summary: s/he serves as a technical specialist to support successful implementation of gender integration in overall USAID LESTARI implementation. Under the supervision of Conservation Co-Management Advisor, s/he will work closely with relevant specialists in thematic theme Forest & Land Use Governance and Advocacy, Conservation Co-Management and Private Sector Engagement.
Requirements include previous experience in a similar position for USAID project or other international donor projects; experience in gender mainstreaming into policies, program and process; has knowledge of gender theory & policy and knowledge on forestry and natural resources management is an asset; has knowledge of national and international policies on gender mainstreaming and gender equality; has strong interpersonal skill and teamwork; familiar with USAID procedures and regulations; and demonstrated ability to play collegial and leadership roles working on multi-disciplinary teams. University degree in related field required.