WORK FOR AN AWARD-WINNING NON-PROFIT SOCIAL ENTERPRISE IN
Build Change Indonesia
Padang, West Sumatera – Indonesia
Commensurate with experience
Founded in 2004, Build Change (www.buildchange.org) is a
non‐profit social enterprise whose mission is to save lives in earthquakes and
hurricanes. Build Change designs safe buildings, trains homeowners, builders,
engineers and government officials to build them, works with governments to
develop and implement building standards, partners with the private sector to
improve building materials quality and create jobs, and facilitates access to
incentive-based capital for reconstruction and retrofitting by partnering with
financing institutions and government subsidy programs. Build Change started
its work in Aceh, Indonesia, after the 2004 earthquake and tsunami, and since
has expanded to include programs in China, Haiti, Colombia and the Philippines.
Build Change has trained more than 20,000 people on earthquake-resistant design
and construction techniques, and has provided technical assistance for more
than 40,000 safer homes, impacting an estimated 200,000 people.
Build Change and its Founder and CEO, Dr. Elizabeth Hausler
Strand, have received numerous awards including most recently the 2013
Structural Engineer’s Association of California Award of Excellence in the
Research/Guidelines category, 2011 Schwab Foundation US Social Entrepreneur of
the Year, and 2011 Lemelson-MIT Award for Sustainability. Build Change has won
grants from Echoing Green, Draper Richards Foundation, Mulago Foundation and
Ashoka-Lemelson. and was named a 2008 Laureate in the Equality Category for
Technology. Benefiting Humanity by the San Jose Tech Museum of Innovation Tech
Awards. Build Change has been published or featured in numerous media
outlets and journals including Rappler, The New York Times, Huffington Post,
NPR, BBC, ABC News, Fast Company and Innovations journal. Upon request
from USAID, Build Change has written three primers, on post-disaster housing
new construction, retrofitting and site hazard mitigation.
Manage the movement/ opening of new offices/houses
Build Change’s procurement system
Create and update Assets Inventory
and file contracts for houses/offices
Take care of the office appliances and equipment troubleshooting
update, and file forms for office operations
Manage vehicles and drivers, including coordinating schedules and
implement Build Change’s vehicle manual
secure and appropriate warehousing and the correct storage of the
materials, both in the emergency response programme base and in the field.
and ensure the maintenance of stock record systems and procedures for
to travel to other Build Change Indonesia work area
degree in civil engineering, architecture, accounting, administration, or
least 3 years experience in operation management, logistics and
administration of non-profit organizations
to detail and quality control
understanding of humanitarian principles and development ethics
with Excel, Word and other Office applications
and written English
given to national candidates with authorization to work in Indonesia
- No ego,
drama, or pessimism; the successful candidate will be flexible, humble,
patient, and have a good sense of humor.
Please send your CV and latest photo with position applied
on the email subject to: [email protected] soon as possible but no later
than 09 October 2015. This vacancy will be opened until the position is filled.
(Only short-listed candidates will be notified).
POSITION DESCRIPTION: Logistic Officer –
For the position of Logistic Officer, Build Change Indonesia
is seeking an experienced, outgoing, loyal and honest individual to support our
Program in Padang, West Sumatera. The successful candidate should have
experience working with Logistic arrangement.
This position reports to Indonesia Operations
Obtain quotations prior to purchasing
Manages software; antivirus, server/computer operating systems,
applications in accordance with the Build Change Indonesia procedures
Keep track of the items ordered
Find new houses for office/or staff housing
We look forward to hearing from those who are interested in
taking this opportunity to grow and develop with us.
Human Resources Department
Build Change Indonesia