Department of Agriculture and Water Resources - Program Officer at the Australian Embassy, Indonesia

Non-ongoing for 6 months with possibility for extension, Full-time
Jakarta, Indonesia

About the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR)

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources aims to enhance the sustainability, profitability and competitiveness of Australia's agriculture, food, fisheries and forestry industries.

DAWR leads the development of policy advice and provides services to improve the productivity, competitiveness and sustainability of agriculture, fisheries, forestry and related Australian industries. DAWR also helps people and goods move in and out of Australia while managing the risks to the environment and animal, plant and human health.

DAWR maintains an international network of Agriculture Counsellors in key markets for Australian agricultural produce which includes Indonesia.

About the Position

The Program Officer has prime responsibility for the day-to-day management, monitoring and evaluation of the Indonesia-Australia Partnership on Food Security in the Red Meat and Cattle Sector (the Partnership). The position will also be required to assist in the broader portfolio of animal regulation and trade issues and will report to the Senior Policy and Coordination Officer.

Who to contact

All queries relating to job applications should be directed to Recruitment Officer via email

No phone enquiries will be taken and only short-listed applicants will be notified.


Note all closing dates and times reflect Australian Eastern Standard Time/Australian Daylight Savings Time (AEST/ADST). This vacancy will close on 7 February 2019 at 11.30 (Jakarta Time).

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