Thresher Shark Indonesia Job Vacancy: Communication Volunteer, Nusa Tenggara Timur

Thresher Shark Indonesia
was founded in 2018 and initially supported by the Conservation Leadership Programme for Asia Pacific Region. Our work aims to protect endangered pelagic thresher shark (Alopias pelagicus) in Alor Island, Indonesia through investigating the critical habitat, socio-economic importance of the species for the community, and conservation outreach to local schools. We combine research and community engagement to inform policy decisions for the local protection of the species.

Currently, we are looking to employ a creative and passionate communication intern to expand project outreach to multiple stakeholders and public in general. The intern will work closely with our communication coordinator to develop communication content including op-ed article, website materials and social media content for diverse social media platform.

To be successful as an intern, you should be able to produce engaging and clear communication materials which can be easily understood by various stakeholders and general public.

Job Title: Communication Volunteer

Job Description
  • Co-develop monthly communication plan with Communication Coordinator and Communication Officer including social media plan and publication plans in all of the media platform.
  • Develop creative communications material designs including graphic design for infographics, posters, banner, books/booklet, photo and photo stories, and video.
  • Create campaign creation for Conservation Experience.
  • Support the Communication Officer to create and edit articles and any written materials as well as to develop social media content and posts concept.
  • Collaborate with the Communication Officer to create and develop the design brief.
  • Final year students in communication, literature, journalism, or other related fields, fresh graduates are welcome to apply
  • Basic knowledge of and experience in writing (articles and press releases), design application, and social media posts
  • Comfortable working with design software and visual communications material production
  • Ability to work in a team with tight deadlines
  • Collaborative, creative, flexible
  • Having an interest in conservation, youth capacity building, media, and research
  • Excellent English proficiency
Before November 24, 2022