Head of Knowledge, Performance, and Learning
Prospera seeks the Head of Knowledge, Performance, and Learning to build leading-edge design, evaluation, knowledge and communications practice into a large and innovative economic governance program. This role will work closely with Prospera’s leadership team to share insights on program effectiveness and shape future directions. The Adviser will be accomplished in leading and managing staff, assessing program impact and value for money, and working at an executive level, with skills in public policy an advantage.
Please click here to access the Terms of Reference detailing responsibilities and selection criteria:
About you (Selection Criteria)
Candidates applying for the position will need to demonstrate the following qualifications:
- Postgraduate degree or commensurate expertise in a combination of public policy, program evaluation, knowledge management and communications.
- Outstanding ability to shape activity design, evaluation and knowledge processes to capture results of policy and institutional change and to influence decision-making.
- Strong experience managing people in a cross-cultural environment, including full‑time staff and short-term consultants.
- An excellent understanding of Australian government development program requirements, demonstrated by professional experience working with government and/or development agencies.
- Excellent communication skills, especially an ability to write in English succinctly and captivatingly.
- Skills in economics, public policy and knowledge of the development context in Indonesia are an advantage.
About the program
Prospera is a partnership facility between the Government of Australia (through Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade) and the Government of Indonesia. It aims to foster strong, sustainable, and inclusive economic growth in Indonesia. Commencing from 1 March 2018, Prospera is a planned five-year investment.
The remuneration will be set according to DFAT Adviser Remuneration Framework Group C, Job Level 4. The remuneration level at which the Head of Knowledge, Performance, and Learning is engaged will be based on the successful candidate’s relevant skills and experience. The role is based in Jakarta- Indonesia.
How to apply
We welcome your interest in joining the Prospera team. Apply by sending your resume and covering letter (which will include a response to the selection criteria, max 3 pages for cover letter), with the reference Head of Knowledge, Performance, and Learning. Application must be received by 5pm (Jakarta time) on Wednesday, 20 July 2022. Applications not containing a response to the selection criteria may not be considered.
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