PISAgro Job Vacancy: Communication Manager - Jakarta, Indonesian


The Communication Manager works closely with the Executive Director, Working Group Leaders, and Administration Officer to develop and lead the implementation of PISAgro’s Communication Strategy.


  • Develop and lead detailed work plan for implementation of PISAgro’s communication strategy.
  • Work with Executive Director and Working Group Leaders to develop content and messages for traditional and new media channels (prints, broadcast, website, social media).
  • Work with the Executive Director to write advertorial, press releases, op-­‐ed articles for print/online media; write content of brochures, quarterly newsletters and other communication collaterals.
  • Work with external contractors (e.g.: PR, EO, communications, graphic designer) in the design process of brochures, newsletter, other office, branding and communication materials; develop media campaigns, maintain media relations and media monitoring in support of PISAgro’s activities.
  • Support PISAgro’s working groups to develop key messages for stakeholders.
  • Work with Executive Director and Working Group Leaders to analyze and compile lessons learned as the basis for creating communications messages.
  • Manage and coordinate events that include: PISAgro’s general meeting, workshop, exhibition, etc.
  • Write report on the implementation of PISAgro’s secretariat activities; communication strategy or action plan.


Education: University degree in communications, public relations or related discipline.

Work Experience

  • At least 5 years experience related to public relations, media relations and communications.
  • Familiarity with public affairs, communication strategy, conventional and new media utilization.
  • Experience in developing and adapting multi-­‐media messages for a diverse range of stakeholders.
  • Familiarity with agriculture issue is a plus.


  • Demonstrated ability to develop and implement effective public outreach communication strategy.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with multi-­‐disciplinary teams.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Demonstrated familiarity with different media and message development and production.
  • Excellent networks with public relations, media and event serviceproviders.


  • Native fluency in spoken and written Indonesian.
  • Professional competency in spoken and written English.

  • Ability to engage in activities occurring in multiple field sites with multiple stakeholders across Indonesia.
  • Be a strong team player able to work harmoniously with diverse stakeholders.
  • Willingness to travel extensively.

How to apply

  • A coverletter illustrating your suitability for the position against the listed requirements and salary expectations.
  • Detail curriculum vitae, including names and addresses of three referees, including telephone, fax numbers and email addresses.

Please send applications as soon as possible to contact@pisagro.org. Applications will be considered until 15 August 2017 or until a suitable candidate is identified and selected.

Please note that only short-listed applicants meeting the above requirements will be contacted.