One Position Available: EducationUSA Advisor for @america

EducationUSA is a global network of more than 400 advising centers supported by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at U.S. Embassies worldwide and the U.S. Department of State.

Through increasing awareness of educational opportunities in the United States, EducationUSA fosters mutual understanding between the United States and other countries. 

EducationUSA Advisors work with students interested in pursuing higher education in the U.S by sharing American history, society, art and culture in all of its diversity to overseas audiences. 

EducationUSA advisors actively promote U.S. higher education around the world by offering accurate, unbiased, comprehensive, objective and timely information about educational institutions in the United States and guidance to qualified individuals on how best to access those opportunities. 

@america is a unique, high-tech American cultural center located in Pacific Place Mall, South Jakarta where society can express its thoughts and ideas about America. One of @america’s features is an EducationUSA advising corner and we are looking for a responsible candidate with great interpersonal and communication skills to be an advisor. If you are interested in this position please see the following:

To serve as an EducaitonUSA Advisor at @america by advising, presenting, and supporting the promotion of U.S. higher education and EducationUSA events with the goal of encouraging and assisting more Indonesians to study in the United States.

  • Conduct individual and group advising sessions for Indonesian students interested in studying at U.S. higher education institutions.
  • Provide U.S. higher education promotional pitch and explain the requirements for applying to U.S. universities.
  • Provide directions to students on the EducationUSA five-steps, as well as following the progress of students advised.
  • Assist in planning and coordinating education events (Workshops, Seminars, Training, and many more).
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field is required such as Education, Counseling, Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, International Affairs, etc. 
  • Solid understanding of the U.S. higher education system. Conversant knowledge of U.S. undergraduate and graduate admissions processes and requirements, including the range of U.S. colleges and universities, financial aid requirements for international students and educational options in the United States.
  • Desire and enthusiasm for promoting the United States as a destination for undergraduate and graduate study to potential students, parents, and external stakeholders.
  • Minimum of two years of relevant experience in an educational field or international higher education, preferably in an advising capacity.
  • Fluent in English and Bahasa Indonesia (writing, speaking, reading, and listening capacity). Submitting proof of proficiency in English is highly recommended (TOEFL/IELTS test score).
  • Candidates with at least 2 years of experience studying in the USA are highly preferred.
  • Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills and be flexible.
To apply, please send your application documents, including your CV/Resume, certificates, and motivation letter to the following e-mail: