Opening at Yayasan Konservasi Alam Nusantara (YKAN): MERA Communication & Reporting Officer

 Yayasan Konservasi Alam Nusantara (YKAN) is the main partner of The Nature Conservancy (TNC) in Indonesia. YKAN mission is to protect lands and waters on which all life depends. YKAN provides innovative solutions for realizing harmony between nature and humans, through effective management, non-confrontational approaches, and building a network of partnerships with all stakeholders. Working with the relevant stakeholders including the government, corporate partners, and communities, YKAN will advance conservation missions in Indonesia. For more information, visit


We currently have an opening for:




MERA Communication and Reporting Officer is responsible for executing communication strategies and writing project reports for Mangrove Ecosystem Restoration Alliance (MERA) in national level and working sites. S/he will help local stakeholders to understand MERA strategies (integrated coastal management) and wider marine conservation issues. 


MERA Communications and Reporting Officer is responsible for develop MERA communication, campaign and public awareness materials and project reports. This role must be able to: 1) make a strong case for MERA conservation strategies and projects2) demonstrate a deep understanding of key audiences, and 3) synthesize complex information into language that resonates with donors and other stakeholders. S/he must also be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously, be responsive to deadlines and tight timetables, and work well under pressure.


S/he will be responsible to write MERA reports, support MERA communication materials development, support MERA events, archiving documentations and report data base (photo, video, scientific publications, and reports).


S/he will be based in Jakarta office. S/he reports to the Communication Coordinator and coordinate closely with MERA, IOP and YKAN team.



  • Bachelor’s degree in related field and 2 years related experience or equivalent combination.
  • Experience writing, editing, and proofreading one or more of the following:  newsletter, magazine, annual report, web-site articles/stories, donor profiles, presidential acknowledgment letters, campaign brochures, funding proposals, fact sheets, presentations, or equivalent.
  • Experience coordinating multiple projects
  • Experience in implementing communications and marketing programs




Please send your CV and application letter to recruitment.indo@ykan.or.idand please insert the position title you are interested to apply on the subject line.