About the organization:

Islamic Relief  Worldwide is an independent humanitarian and development organization with a presence in over 40 countries around the globe. Islamic Relief Worldwide is a UK based International relief. We have been fighting poverty and injustice for 30 years, in a world in which over three billion people still live in poverty.

Country Purpose:

Islamic Relief Worldwide in Indonesia was operation since 2003 following the  MOU signing with the Ministry  of Home Affairs.  The objective  of IRW in Indonesia  programme  is to contribute to the social welfare of the Indonesia people and to alleviate the suffering. The main sector for the programme include:

 •        Water and Sanitation

•        Sustainable livelihood

•        Education

•        Child Welfare

•        Shelter

•        Disaster Risk Reduction

The geographical area are Banten, NTB, Aceh and Central Sulawesi province directly implementing or  through partners.

To anticipated upcoming Hunger Prevention Covid-19 Affected Poor Population Project,

Islamic Relief  Worldwide in Indonesia is looking to recruit Nutrition Specialist based in Lombok - NTB.

Reporting Line:

Post  holder  would  directly  report  to  Emergency Response & Preparedness Coordinator in Jakarta.

 Job Purpose:

The main purpose of the Nutrition Specialist role is to support the project implementation addressing malnutrition issues through food and nutrition service in the project area.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:


·         Provide technical advice on nutrition specific and nutrition sensitive programme including                         assessment and analysis in line with Islamic Relief standards and processes.

·         Conduct rapid rural appraisal (RRA) to map the targeted village, analyse problem, identify                         potentials, and other relevant issues to the projects.

·         Assist the coordinator in beneficiary identification and selection

·         Conduct assessment in the field to identify beneficiary need guided by assessment lead

·         Ensure proposed food items by the rights holders meeting nutritious dietary intake and easy                     processing

·         Give technical advice, recommendation and any necessary inputs for ICE Specialist in developing           ICE components/material to enable right holders to cope with future shock and hunger due to                  continued effect of pandemic

·         Build rapport with the community leader, elderly, village office, and other stakeholders

·         Engage with the targeted communities through regular visits, informal dialogues, and other form of           communications

·         Organize community meetings related to project activities

·         Organize awareness raising activities for communities relevant to project aim

·         Facilitate community meetings or workshop to establish community organizations including                      cooperatives, self-help groups, etc. with organization office bearers and statute;

·         Prepare the communities and other relevant stakeholders to implement activities set up by each              project

·         Produce activity report every time the activity is completed

·         Collaborate with public and private sector to design and implement nutrition interventions within a               coherent project strategy based upon national policy and priorities linked to food security and nutrition. ·         Prepare the communities, venues, and community committee for distribution activities

·         Lead the volunteer in the post distribution monitoring activities in coordination with MEAL staff

·         Building partnerships and networking with stakeholders in the community

·         Prepare the communities for the orientation of complaint and feedback response mechanism (CFRM),        safeguarding, PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Abuse and Exploitation), antibribery and corruption and                fraud facilitated by MEAL staff


             University graduate in relevant studies

         Minimum 1-2 years in relevant experience.

         Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills, working as a team member.

         Strong initiative and self-motivated, with a strong commitment to teamwork and humanitarian principle.

         Ability to multitask with competing demands under tight deadlines and work under pressure.

         Fully computer literate (Microsoft Office) 

         Fluent in Bahasa Indonesia and English.


Strong interest in development work with respect for confidentiality and commitment to Islamic Relief overall aims and objectives, including gender, equality and equal opportunities in all aspects of Islamic Relief’s work.

Islamic Relief is a faith based-non government organization that respects diversity and inclusiveness. Applicants from diverse religions, gender, race, and physical impairment are encouraged to apply. 


All Islamic Relief team members are expected to support all efforts towards accountability, specifically to our beneficiaries and to international standards guiding international relief and development work while actively engaging beneficiary communities as equal partners in the design, monitoring and evaluation of our field project


Islamic Relief Worldwide participates in the inter-Agency Misconduct Scheme to ensure that our operations and programs, staff, representatives, children, young people and people at risk are protected against the risk of harm and abuse. With a zero-tolerance approach Islamic Relief in Indonesia is committed to responding appropriately and constructively to any and all information related to safeguarding issues during recruitment process.

How to apply :

Please send only your application letter and CV to the email address:

Applications submit directly to Islamic Relief Indonesia Office will not be considered.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Women are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.

 The deadline for submitting applications :   31 October 2021