Program Officer for Papua New Guinea and Indonesia

Position Overview

Australian Lutheran World Service (ALWS) is the aid and development agency of the Lutheran Church of Australia (LCA). It is seeking an organised and motivated person to join our Programs Team.

This full-time, one-year contract covers a broad range of duties including managing the Papua New Guinea Church Partnership Program (CPP) & ALWS’ partnership in Indonesia, participating in related Church Agencies Network activities, and coordinating ALWS support to emergencies that may occur from time to time in Papua New Guinea and Indonesia. The location for this position in Australia can be negotiated.

ALWS invites qualified and experienced applicants who are committed to serving the world’s poor and marginalised through a global network of partners. The applicant should have experience in building sustainability of local organisations, project management and church partnership, especially in the PNG context, and have an understanding or experience in cross-cutting issues such as gender and disability inclusion will be an advantage.

ALWS is a child safe organisation. As such the successful applicant will be required to sign the ALWS Code of Conduct.

How to Apply

Expressions of interest and/or applications, including resume are to be directed to the Program Director at

Applications close Tuesday, 15 October 2018.

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