Since March 2011 the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) has been working in conjunction with the Australia-Indonesia Facility for Disaster Reduction (AIFDR) on a program now known as Scenario Development for Contingency Planning (SD4CP). SD4CP seeks to help disaster managers create contingency plans in case of disaster through open-source tools InaSAFE, QGIS, and OpenStreetMap. HOT is responsible for providing training and outreach in these tools and technical support to the contingency planning process.
In 2014, HOT and Wikimedia Indonesia have been selected as one of the winner of Making All Voices Count (MAVC) grant proposal. The proposal, titled Open Content in Kalimantan : Wikipedia & OpenStreetMap for Transparency, aimed to develop an open toolkit for creating and using the internationally recognised toolsets Wikipedia and OpenStreetMap at the micro/local level.
To assist in internal administration and management seeks to hire a Finance and Accounting Officer for these programs.
The Finance and Accounting Officer will be responsible for coordinating finance and administration service for the SD4CP and MAVC program. This includes budget management, travel administration and financial report. The main responsibilities are
- Management of all HOT Indonesia finance operations
- Perform budget vs payment tracking
- Salary and tax management
- Travel related administration
This position is based in Jakarta, Indonesia with the primary place of work being at HOT, Wikimedia Indonesia and Open Data Lab’s joint workspace. The position is currently budgeted and approved until the mid of 2015 with potential renewal contingent on further HOT funding in Indonesia.
- At least 2 years professional experience with finance and accounting
- Bachelor degree with finance or accounting focus
- Previous experiences working in non-profit organization
- Fluent in Indonesian/Ability to Work in English
Send cover letter, CV and expected salary to firstname.lastname@example.org before September 22nd, 2014.