Job Title: Communications Officer

Location: The Habibie Center

The Habibie Center Building

Jl. Kemang Selatan No. 98

Jakarta 12560, INDONESIA


As part of the drive to increase the visibility of The Habibie Center (THC), THC is strengthening its Communications Team. A Communications Officer will be part of this team and will primarily provide both technical and administrative support to the team.

A Communications Officer assists the team with all aspects of communications activities including publications, documentation, maintaining database contacts, media relations & engagements and other public relations activities as well as general administrative tasks. 

Job Description

Reporting to the Director for Program & Research, and under the overall supervision of Executive Director, a Communications Officer will:

Assist communication team in planning communication strategy

Managing internal and external publications (annual report, journals, newsletters)

Assist in organizing events: logistics and documentations

Writing and translating (English/Bahasa Indonesia) press release/articles/news for the organization's website, Annual Report and other communications materials 

Update website and social media contents (texts and photos)

Assist in maintaining relationship with stakeholders and media

Maintaining database system and archive all communication files and records

Assist in coordinating the organization's daily activities. 

Perform other tasks as may be required by the team

Support organizations’s general admin work


Undergraduate degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, Political Sciences or other related disciplines with some previous experience in related fields. Fresh Graduates are encouraged to apply

Experience in event organizing is preferable

Detail oriented

Familiar with the latest media development

Quick learner and easily adapts to the work environment

Excellent working knowledge of written and spoken English and Indonesian

Pleasant personality (friendly, team player, creative with an interest in taking on a variety of tasks) and possess a good work ethics 

Ability to work under pressure

Interest in democracy and human rights issues

Committed to The Habibie Center for the duration of work contract (min 1 year)

 Send your CV and cover letter to (via e-mail only – applications sent via other than e-mail will not be accepted) no later than 21 August 2020 (Only shortlisted candidates will be notified)