Call for Proposal: Consultant for Indonesia Energy Transition Research - Oxfam in Indonesia Job Vacancy

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

Do you have 5 years of experience in the Indonesia energy sector?

Are you a Master's degree or equivalent in a relevant sector such as engineering, public policy, economics, politics, or international development?

Do you have prominent research experience and analytical skill?

If the answer is yes, then we would like to hear from you!

Working arrangement and Mechanism

S/he will work closely under the supervision of Ridwan Kurniawan (Project Coordinator of Oxfam Indonesia) and Pamela Simamora (Research Coordinator of IESR). The close coordination is at minimum once a week. Therefore, all related to the context of work should be informed and under consultation with both people.

S/he will be working at home by implementing the protocol of COVID-19 based on government regulation and all procedures related to it. Coordination can be made through an online call.

S/he will compile and organize all raw research material (free or paid journals/articles) and make the resource accessible to Oxfam Indonesia and IESR.

S/he will require a final report to enable completeness of tasks by jotting down all achievements as per agreement and challenges that may arise during the assignment.

All copyrights of the research will be under Oxfam Indonesia with credit for IESR. The name of the researcher and the institution will be mentioned as a writer. Oxfam Indonesia will arrange the distribution of research works and raw material from this work.


An institution or group of experts led by one expert demonstrating a minimum of eight years of experience in the energy sector and a minimum of 5 years of experience in the Indonesia energy sector. The demonstration of work experience can come from the institution experience and/or the team leader

Each team member has a minimum of a Master's degree or equivalent in a relevant sector such as engineering, public policy, economics, politics, or international development. Higher education background is preferred.

Each team member demonstrated prominent research experience and analytical skill

Excellent in research writing both in English and Bahasa Indonesia

Complete Term of Reference can be found on attached document.

Our values and commitment to safeguarding

 Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and committed to promoting the welfare of children, young people, adults and beneficiaries with whom Oxfam GB engages. Oxfam expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us.

The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation.

All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks. Oxfam GB also participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme.  In line with this Scheme, we will request information from job applicants’ previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment. By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms his/her understanding of these recruitment procedures.

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

Submission of Proposal

 Oxfam Indonesia will evaluate based on the best experience of consultants (reflected on their portfolio and/or organization’s portfolio), their proposal on how they will develop the narrative, and the price. For evaluation purpose, please send:

CVs of all proposed personnel and positions

Portfolio of the organization if the bidder under an organization

Price quotation subject to Indonesia Tax

Short research proposal (maximum three pages) explaining how and what research strategy that will be used.

All requirements sent to with subject e-mail of "Proposal Indonesia Energy Transition - INT6933" by 19th October 2020 at the latest.

About us

Oxfam is a global community who believe poverty isn’t inevitable. It’s an injustice that can be overcome. We are shop volunteers, women’s right activists, marathon runners, aid workers, coffee farmers, street fundraisers, goat herders, policy experts, campaigners, water engineers and more. And we won’t stop until everyone can live life without poverty for good.

Oxfam GB is a member of international confederation of 19 organisations working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries. 

In response to Covid-19 if you are offered a role where you are required to travel between countries please ensure you have been briefed by the Hiring Manager about any changes to working or precautions you should take as part of your role.