Chemonics International Inc.
Newly awarded USAID BIJAK Project (Bangun Indonesia Untuk Jaga Alam Demi Keberlanjutan)
Advocacy Campaign and
Social Marketing Technical Associate
Date of Hire: July 18th,
Type: Fixed-term employment
Period: 2 years (with possible
USAID’s BIJAK (Bangun
Indonesia Untuk Jaga Alam Demi Keberlanjutan) is a Jakarta-based, five-year
project implemented by Chemonics International. The overarching objective of
USAID’s BIJAK project is to address the constellation of market forces,
financial incentives, policy levers, social norms and values driving
deforestation and biodiversity loss in order to promote enduring changes in
individual and organizational behavior which reduce greenhouse gas (GHG)
emissions and conserve valuable marine and terrestrial biodiversity. To realize
this object, BIJAK will work through national instruments and systems to impact
of national level laws, policies, regulations, decrees, procedures, or fiscal
and budgetary practices reformed, revised, adopted and/or applied with USG
assistance in order to reduce GHG emissions, reduce wildlife trafficking, and
conserve valuable terrestrial and marine biodiversity.
capacity and willingness of Indonesian institutions and organizations to
address biodiversity conservation, especially wildlife trafficking, and climate
change as a result of USG assistance
of businesses engaged in extensive land-use practices, especially palm oil,
developing green business practices and sharing them widely with others in
their industry with USG assistance.
of investment leveraged in USD from private and public sources for biodiversity
conservation and/or climate change as a result of USG assistance
opinion and behaviors changed as a result of advocacy campaigns developed and
implemented with USG support to support targeted terrestrial and marine
biodiversity conservation and low carbon development issues.
for successful low emissions development and forest conservation developed and
shared with USG assistance at all levels of government and with other key
the Resource Rights, Governance and Policy Reform Specialist in designing and
implementing a strategy that strengthens and sustains the effort of civil
society organizations to reduce
emissions and conserve biodiversity.
and collaborates with a host of civil society organizations and government
stakeholders to help build a coalition of support behind strategic
environmental policy reforms
the activities of subcontractors and grantees pertaining to environmental
advocacy campaigns and social marketing.
degree in communications, social marketing, public relations, environment
policy, or a related field
of five years of relevant professional experience in Indonesia doing strategic
communications, implementing advocacy campaigns through mass media and social
networks, and building coalitions across civil society groups, preferably for environmental
commitment to environmental values
in Bahasa Indonesia; excellent written and oral communications in English
- Demonstrated leadership, versatility and integrity
If you are interested
and qualified for the Advocacy Campaign and Social Marketing Technical Associate
position on BIJAK, please send your latest CV to [email protected] by July 12, 2016. Early submissions
encouraged. Please note the title of
the position you are applying for in your submission email.