Program/Project Manager provides the ICRC with access, through his/her intermediary, to a specific network that s/he is already familiar with in academic and religious circles, think tanks, NGOs, as well as other humanitarian actors such as faith based humanitarian organisations.


  • Support the Senior Program/Project Manager in analyzing, mapping and strategy building in his/her specific area of expertise.
  • Maintains and builds a broad network of contacts and deepens institutional dialogue with them and their circles by organizing tailored events and facilitating high-level meetings.
  • Defines information-sharing policy within an internal network of relevant colleagues.
  • Engages with teams on the ground in following up cross-cutting plans of action, periodically adapting them and building regional strategic frameworks.
  • Contributes actively to regional mapping and information sharing through relevant databases; drafting key bilateral and public messages; security analysis; and general environment scanning, including of social media platforms.

Required knowledge and experience:

  • Diploma or Master degree in social sciences.
  • 2 2-3 years professional experience in engaging with academic or religious circles, think tanks, NGOs, or other humanitarian organisations.
  • Proven ability to build and maintain a network, in-depth personal knowledge of the specific population covered.
  • Capacity to balance and shift between personal and professional networks.
  • Capacity to represent the ICRC and its objectives in dealing with challenging contacts.
  • Fluent command of English and Indonesian. Knowledge of Arabic is an asset.
  • Computer proficiency.

Your profile:

  • Able to work well under pressure and to adapt to changing priorities.
  • Can work independently but also a good team player.
  • Good interpersonal, organizational, and time and information management skills.
  • Dynamic and with a solid sense of responsibility.
  • Strong interest in international affairs and humanitarian issues.

Our offer:

  • Competitive salary package, language, and other professional development training opportunities.
  • Diverse, inclusive, and humanitarian-minded workforce.
  • An opportunity to contribute to the ICRC’s efforts to protect and assist victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence worldwide.

How to apply

Each of interested and qualified persons with the required experience is invited to submit her/his application in English with a cover letter explaining why s/he is suitable for the position, and a detailed CV to the Human Resources Department with the subject of “Program/Project Manager”.

Applications are accepted only from candidates with Indonesian citizenship. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Prior to selection interviews, the candidates will undergo tests to assess their written communication skills.

Deadline to submit application: 15 April 2024

Starting date: May 2024

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