The incumbent provides a comprehensive range of clerical, procedural and general administrative support to the Education Office Director and Deputy Director, as well as team members. The education office team consists of 15 total staff members, both American and Indonesian. The Office of Education manages high visibility programs in the areas of basic education, higher education, science & technology, workforce development, and scholarships & training. It is a fast-paced environment, requiring significant interaction with the Government of Indonesia, implementing partners, donors, other technical offices in USAID/Indonesia, and various Embassy sections.
U.S. Chargé d ‘Affairs Brian McFeeters hosted a reception to send off 47 Indonesian professionals to the United States who received scholarships from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The scholarships were awarded under two USAID programs: Program to Extend Scholarships and Training to Achieve Sustainable Impacts (PRESTASI) and the Governing Oil Palm Landscapes for Sustainability (GOLS) program, a joint initiative between USAID and the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR).
Through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the United States announced a partnership with the Government of Indonesia that will advance social justice and protect the rights of citizens, especially the poor and vulnerable.
Across all 12 Pacific island countries, USAID assistance focuses on climate change adaptation, greater disaster preparedness and providing relief when disasters do strike. In the Federated States of Micronesia and the Marshall Islands, we also assist in reconstruction from disasters. In Papua New Guinea, USAID supports biodiversity conservation and improved natural resource management, helps combat HIV/AIDS and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, and works to strengthen democracy, peace and security in the post-conflict Autonomous Region of Bougainville. Through our regional programming, we also support sustainable fisheries management and conservation.
The United States Government, represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is seeking applications from qualified U.S. Citizens and Third Country Nationals to provide services as Forestry Management Advisor under a Personal Services Contract, as described in the attached solicitation. The place of performance for this position will be in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Last updated: February 03, 2017