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Deadline / Loron Ikus 15 December 2008


RWSSP Advisors - Expressions of Interest (Job no. 514059)


IDSS is a multi faceted business operating in the International aid and commercial market and provides technical assistance, project management, project design, research and training opportunities for a variety of sectors.


IDSS is the Managing Contractor for the Timor-Leste Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Program (RWSSP). RWSSP is funded by the Government of Australia through AusAID and provides assistance to the Government of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste for the development of rural water supply and environmental health activities in Timor-Leste.


We are seeking expressions of interest in the following positions:

   Community Development Advisor (readvertised)

   Social Training Advisor (readvertised)

   Behaviour Change Specialist

   Gender Advisor


Key requirements for all positions include:

   Relevant experience in a relevant field in a developing country;

   countries with similar context to East Timor viewed favourably

   Experience working with governments and/or government agencies in

   development contexts

   Capacity to integrate specialist technical expertise across a wide range

   of disciplines, particularly those related to the financial aspects of

   government and community empowerment

   Demonstrated experience of working effectively with a team of

   international consultants

   Excellent communication skills in a cross-cultural environment

   An advanced degree in the relevant field

   Language skills in Bahasa Indonesian and/or Tetum highly regarded


Expressions of interest must address the key objectives of the specific role and general applications for all roles will not be considered. For a Terms of Reference please email Louise Miller at or phone +61 3 8683 1449.  EOI’s can then be submitted via search and apply job no. 514059