Secretariat Staff to the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) Secretariat

  • Posted on 21 July 2020

Job Description

SECRETARIAT STAFF TO THE GLOBAL HEALTH SECURITY AGENDA (GHSA) SECRETARIAT

Company Overview:

Palladium is a global leader in the design, development and delivery of Positive Impact - the intentional creation of enduring social and economic value. We work with foundations, investors, governments, corporations, communities and civil society to formulate strategies and implement solutions that generate lasting social, environmental and financial benefits.

For the past 50 years, we have been making Positive Impact possible. With a team of more than 2,500 employees operating in 90 plus countries and a global network of more than 35,000 technical experts, Palladium has improved - and is committed to continuing to improve - economies, societies and most importantly, people’s lives.

Palladium is a child-safe organisation, and screens applicants for suitability to work with children. We also provide equal employment to all participants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran or marital status.


Project Overview and Role:

Palladium is appointed by USAID to manage USAID-funded Health technical Assistance Project (BANTU), to support USAID Indonesia’s Country Development Cooperation Strategy (CDCS) by rapidly leveraging specialized short and long-term technical assistance to USAID, USAID-funded programs; the Government of Indonesia (GOI), and other organizations and agencies as required.

We are currently seeking one (1) personnel to be seconded to the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) Secretariat of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Indonesia (MOH).

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

The Ministry of Health and USAID has a long history of collaboration towards the improvement of the health status in Indonesia. As outlined in the Assistant Agreement No. 497-AA-030 and the Individual Arrangement (IA) of Health Portfolio, the new and emerging infectious diseases is one of the thematic areas of cooperation. Given the strong commitment of the Ministry of Health of Indonesia and USAID to contribute to the attainment of national and global health security, support will also be provided for GHSA 2024.

Palladium is recruiting for Indonesian (local hire) of one (1) secretariat staff to be seconded to the GHSA Secretariat of the MOH to provide support for the GHSA Secretariat activities taken by Indonesia. The seconded personnel will monitor, deposit, maintain and respond to the GHSA’s Indonesia’s electronic email under the Bureau of International Cooperation (BIC) direction. The individual will also communicate with GHSA’s Chair and Member countries, draft GHSA’s quarterly newsletter and maintain its website, as well as provide technical support in national, regional and global GHSA activities. This is a long-term position, based in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Required Qualifications:

Master’s degree in Communication, Management, and/or Social Science with Global Health knowledge is desirable, minimum of 3 years of experience and knowledge in international, regional and national Health issues, proficiency in written and spoken English proven by minimum TOEFL ITP score of 600, proficient in MS Office and illustrative presentation, with proactive and can-do attitude.

This is a full-time assignment, and based in Jakarta.

HOW TO APPLY: To respond to this position, please go to http://thepalladiumgroup.com/careers or send your resume (no longer than 5 pages) and cover letter to recruitment@bantuproject.net, with the title of the position as the subject line of your email.

Closing date: August 1, 2020 COB Jakarta Time
Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted.


Palladium provides equal employment to all participants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran or marital status.

About the Organization

Palladium develops and delivers solutions that create positive impact for communities, businesses, societies and economies. We transform lives and create enduring value by working with governments, corporations and non-profit organisations.


Palladium is built on the idea that progress will be supported by four key pillars: • International Development • Strategy Execution Consulting • Impact Investment • Training and Events We create positive impact through more than 100 current projects with more than 2000 employees operating in over 90 countries.

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