National Technical Advisor – National Disaster Management Authority

Job purpose
To provide support for BPBD of South Sulawesi and East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) in developing policies, guidelines and coordination systems. It includes capacity building of both BPBDs in disaster risk management and preparedness.

Job duties and responsibilities
Technical advisor at the provincial level will help BPBDs in developing disaster management systems in the target provinces. This may include several sub-activities, including organizing a series of activities to support the objectives, functions and duties of Technical Advisor as agreed in the work plan. The focus of activities may include the support for the development of disaster management policies, support the implementation of the control center and develop a system of institutional capacity building.

To do analysis and assessment as well as to give input on the existing Disaster Management policy documents and the documents that will be developed for BPBD South Sulawesi and East Nusa Tenggara Province
In coordination with BPBD to analyze and develop strategies and plans for activities related to the Early Warning System (EWS), InaSAFE, OSM, Contingency Plan, Simulation and the management of Emergency Operation Center (Pusdalops)
Develop a system for institutional capacity building, especially in BPBD of South Sulawesi and East Nusa Tenggara Province
To support and strengthen the Disaster Management program at the provincial and district/city; by facilitating the development and/or revision of Risk Assessment for the Provincial and Regency/City, Disaster Management Plan, Contingency Plan, etc.
To become a connector for other units that are relevant in BNPB with related units in BPBD as well as other government agencies to maximize the function of BPBD where he/she will be assigned.

Periodic of Assignment
The duration of contract of the Technical Advisor for BPBD will start in April 2017 until June 2018.

Position Requirements
Education: Master degree (S2), especially in the field of disaster management, environment, climate change, spatial planning and other related fields.
Experience: At least 7 years of experience as a manager or technical personnel in Disaster Relief or similar sectors/fields
Experienced in Leadership Training Course or equivalent course/knowledge is preferred.
Have knowledge and technical experience in designing, managing and implementing disaster management activities, particularly in preparedness for the emergency response
Experience in working for International institutions is preferred
Experience as a trainer / facilitator in disaster relief
Work experience with government, other international organizations, large NGOs, governmental development agencies and public sector.
Strong skills in written and oral English and Bahasa Indonesia.

Only candidates meeting the above requirements are requested to apply.
Please submit your application letter addressing the above qualifications and experience with your curriculum vitae to (email)
Please indicate on the subject heading: National Technical Advisor for BNPB or National Technical Advisor for BPBD

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