Technical Officer for Indonesian Chairmanship for ASEAN Health Sectoral Body

  • Posted on 21 July 2020

Job Description

Technical Officer for Indonesian Chairmanship for ASEAN Health Sectoral Body

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) Technical Officer to work closely with the Bureau of International Cooperation of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Indonesia and the Indonesian Chairmanship for ASEAN Health Sectoral Body.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

Indonesia is the Chair of the ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting (AHMM) and Senior Officials Meeting on Health Development (SOMHD) for the period of 2020-2022. As the ASEAN health sectoral Chair, Indonesia will coordinate the fulfillment of ASEAN Sectoral Ministerial Bodies following ASEAN Charter. The Bureau of International Cooperation (BIC) of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Indonesia (MOH) as the contact point/alternate of AHMM Indonesian Focal Point (Minister of Health) and SOMHD (Secretary-General) is in need for technical assistance to support Indonesian Chairmanship in producing its deliverables and maintain SOMHD/AHMM Indonesia daily communication effectively. In this regard, the BIC requests support from USAID.

Palladium is recruiting for Indonesian (local hire) of one (1) Technical Officer to be seconded to the BIC of the MOH. This is a full-time position, based in Jakarta, Indonesia.

The Technical Officer as secretariat of SOMHD/AHMM Indonesia will monitor, deposit and maintain electronic mail communication, respond to SOMDH/AHMM Indonesia electronic mail under BIC direction, draft letters for SOMDH/AHMM Indonesia, provide English language ASEAN meeting report hosted by Indonesia, and manage online and offline archives of SOMHD/AHMM Indonesia.

Required Qualifications:

A minimum of Bachelor’s degree preferably in management/international relations/public health/social science with 2 years of experience in INGO/CSO (experience with ASEAN context would be an advantage), high proficiency in spoken and written English proven by Certificate of IELTS 7 or equivalent TOEFL score, excellent organizational skills, and strong communication skills in writing (meeting report, summary, organizational/office letter) and orally (meeting, presentation) including in using social media and familiar with video conference.

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 you are applying for in 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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