Job Vacancy

Communications Specialist (Oceans Program)

Pohon Jelutung

The Role

Communications Specialist writes and edits a variety of communications materials.

What We can Achieve Together

The Communications Specialist writes and edits a variety of communication materials that educate and inform the public for branding purposes on Ocean program. Their products may include articles/stories for the website, newsletter, op-ed, press release, flyers, fact sheets, reports, presentations, and other communications products.

We’re looking for YOU:

Are you looking for a meaningful work and wanted to make a difference? Welcome to YKAN. At YKAN, with the mission to protect lands and waters on which all life depends, we provide innovative solutions for realizing harmony between people and nature, through effective management, non-confrontational approaches, and building collaborative partnerships with all stakeholders for a sustainable Indonesia. Together with you, we can make a difference.

We’re looking for someone who is passionate in conservation, with experience in writes and edits a variety of communication materials that educate and inform the public. They provide editorial advice, and expertise, and works with outside writers and related vendors.

The Communications Specialist (Oceans Program) reports to the Indonesia Oceans Program Manager and is based in Jakarta.

Please download the detailed job description from below link:

What You’’ll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field and 5 years related experience or equivalent combination.
  • Experience writing or editing one or more of the following:  newsletter, magazine, annual report, web-site articles/stories, donor profiles, campaign brochures, funding proposals, fact sheets, presentations, or equivalent.
  • Experience organizing and coordinating multiple projects.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in Bahasa Indonesia and English.

What We Bring:

We offer a competitive benefits package including health care benefits, annual leave, a positive work culture, and the opportunities to support people and nature in Indonesia.


Yayasan Konservasi Alam Nusantara (YKAN) is committed to offering accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application process. If you need assistance submitting your application, please send your documentation to with Request for Accommodation and the position title in the subject line and we will upload it to the system on your behalf.

To apply for this position, kindly send your CV & application letter to: with the subject title of the position you are applying for, no later than August 15, 2023.