KIAT VACANCY: Coordinator – Climate Resilience

 Coordinator – Climate Resilience

Program Background

Kemitraan Indonesia Australia untuk Infrastruktur (KIAT) is a partnership between the Government of Indonesia and Government of Australia to support sustainable and inclusive economic growth through improved access to infrastructure for all people in Indonesia. KIAT works with government partners, multilateral development banks (MDBs) and civil society providing technical assistance to improve infrastructure policy, planning and delivery. KIAT also works with sub-national governments to improve the quality of infrastructure spending and planning.

Through its work with central and sub-national governments, KIAT is working towards 4 End-of-Facility Outcomes (EOFOs):


1.        Improved policies and regulations for infrastructure development

2.        High quality projects prepared for financing by GOI, MDBs or the private sector.

3.        High quality infrastructure delivery, management, and maintenance by GOI

4.        Infrastructure policies, design and delivery are more inclusive for women and people with disabilities.


The focus of KIAT is on the following areas: Water and Sanitation; Transport; Gender Equality, Disability and Social Inclusion (GEDSI); and Infrastructure Funding and Financing (IFF). KIAT is also expanding its infrastructure activities in the areas of climate change, urbanization and private sector participation.


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The Role

The Coordinator – Climate Resilience coordinates and supports the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation, and sustainability of climate resilience activities at KIAT. The position applies technical knowledge of climate change adaption and resilience principles, planning and initiatives and ensures the high quality performance of supported activities. The Coordinator – Climate Resilience will be innovatve and results-oriented and ensure that KIAT’s Climate Change activities are managed in a effective and impactful manner.


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About You

                     Tertiary academic qualification, preferably in areas related to climate change, environmental science, sustainable development, or engineering.

                     Minimum 5 years of professional experience in climate change adaptation and/or infrastructure planning

                     Technical knowledge of methodologies for achieving climate resilient infrastructure, such as climate risk modelling, vulnerability assessment, and resilient design

                     Demonstrated experience in the design and implementation of technical assistance and capacity building activities in climate change adaptation.

                     Experience in managing teams of individual consultants and consulting firms.

                     Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team in a complex, and cross-cultural operating environment.

                     Proven ability to build and maintain relationships with key personnel in government.

                     Strong interpersonal skills and oral and written communication skills in English. Fluent Bahasa Indonesia speaker.

                     Advanced skills with computer-based applications

                     Experience with donor processes and procedures preferred.



Successful Indonesian nationals will be engaged under a local contract in IDR, and will be subject to Indonesian employment regulations and tax obligations.


Why Join KIAT

The Australia Indonesia Infrastructure Partnership (Kemitraan Indonesia Australia untuk Infrastruktur - KIAT) offers meaningful opportunities for each individual member of our team to grow, make an impact and leave a legacy for local communities, globally.


By joining KIAT, you will be part of an environment where you can collaborate with leading experts from diverse backgrounds, access development programs to achieve your career goals, and be challenged to take a global outlook.



Please click this link to apply for the position.


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KIAT is supported by the Australian Government and implemented by DT Global