Senior Program Officer, Maternal and Child Nutrition, Indonesia (NPO – MCN), BISA

 Employment Type: Project, Full Time

Title: Senior Program Officer, Maternal and Child Nutrition, Indonesia (NPO – MCN), BISA

Location: Jakarta, Indonesia

Deadline for submission: February 13, 2022


About us

At Nutrition International, we make a difference, because nutrition is the difference.

Woven into the very fabric of our approach is the passion and drive of our team of over 400 people, working in 13 offices across 11 countries with one common goal: transforming the lives of people who need it most through improved nutrition.

If you are a motivated and passionate individual who shares our conviction that a better world is possible through improved nutrition, wants to leave the world a little better than they found it, and is looking to be part of a global team with a clear vision, we want to hear from you. Please consider applying for the position below.


Know our team:

Nutrition International’s Operations unit is a dedicated team of program implementation experts who are responsible for contributing to the overall management of NI’s field operations in Asia and Africa. This position will provide technical leadership and develop capacity to support the implementation of maternal and child nutrition (MCN) interventions in the districts targeted by the Better Investment for Stunting Alleviation (BISA) project and MCN Projects of NI. This position will report to the Deputy Chief of Party (DCoP) and will support to design, implement, manage, monitor and report on the Project. This position will work closely with the Government of Indonesia, Save the Children (SC), donors and other stakeholders to ensure engagement on NI supported BISA project.


About you:

You are a mid-level public health professional and nutrition expert with extensive experience in program management or have held such roles in the past and have experience in working with Maternal, Child and Nutrition in managing and implementing multiple projects to ensure high quality programming in Indonesia. You have an excellent ability to develop internal and external partnerships and have collaborated with NGOs, UN agencies etc. or similar organizations working on public health and nutrition related programs.


About the role

In this role you will be responsible to support the Deputy Chief of Party with the following:

·         Support the development of concept notes and proposals related to SC/NI BISA Project, adding value by applying technical expertise and up-to-date subject awareness in maternal and child nutrition to ensure proposals are technically sound, realistic, achievable and sustainable

·         Coordinate and manage program activities including timely budget disbursements

·         Advocacy and liaison with the government and relevant organizations.

·         Overseeing the implementation of MCN-related activities and other activities are implemented according to plan, within the desired timeframe, and in line with the project design, meeting set targets.

·         Support in the design of the BCI strategy and interventions and development of BCI products for creating awareness.

·         Implementing partners and contract management.

·         Leading District teams to ensure program deliverables.

·         Support periodic data collection and validation for monitoring and reporting.

·         Field level monitoring and supportive supervision for field team.


What we offer


Nutrition International offers a highly competitive market pay, including health and wellness benefits, medical insurance, accidental insurance plan, flexible work hours, four weeks of vacation (plus public holidays), and support for learning and development opportunities. We offer a collaborative and engaging work environment.


Nutrition International is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an inclusive, equitable, and accessible work environment.

Please note that all our offers are conditional subject to appropriate screening checks and satisfactory reference checks. For more detailed information about the role, please click on the Job Description


How to apply?

Nutrition International is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free work environment and encourages applications from all qualified individuals.


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The closing date for receiving applications is February 13, 2022. Only short-listed candidates will receive an acknowledgment and will be called for personal interactions. The starting salary for this position is IDR 374,864,461 per annum.


Telephone inquiries WILL NOT be accepted. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those chosen to participate in the interview process will be contacted.



NI is a non-smoking work environment