The British Council in Indonesia is recruiting for the post of :
Senior Communication and Public Relations Officer – SHARE
1 (One) position, 1 year contract - renewable - Jakarta

Programme Manager, Internationalising Higher Education (IHE)
Purpose of job: To give lead, advice, and implement the operational of SHARE Communications and PR strategy to the successful of SHARE programme. In doing so s/he adheres to British Council’s standards as well as consider any related element of partners.

Context and environment: (e.g. dept description, region description, organogram)
The British Council has a long-standing reputation in Indonesia as a well-respected cultural relations organisation, creating opportunities and building relationships between Indonesia and the UK in the areas of three main Strategic Business Units (SBU); Education and Society, Arts, and English. It operates from its large main office in Jakarta. We also work through our teaching centres in Medan, Surabaya and Jakarta which operate through the Yayasan Dewan Inggris Indonesia. British Council works with a wide range of public, private and not-for-profit sector partners.

The British Council has a long history of delivering development contracts in Indonesia on behalf of international organisations such as the EU, ADB, World Bank and many others.

The global objective of SHARE is to strengthen regional co-operation, enhance the quality, regional competitiveness and internationalisation of ASEAN higher education institutions and students, contributing to an ASEAN Community in 2015 and beyond.

Accountabilities, responsibilities and main duties:
Sr. Communication and PR Officer is accountable for successful delivery of the co-funded SHARE programme. S/he is responsible for managing the delivery of SHARE project, delivering the project outputs and its activities like Policy Dialogue, Result 1, Result 2 and Result 3 to the satisfaction of the client (i.e. the EU) and British Council.

Communication and PR Officer’s main duties include but are not limited to: 
  • Delivery and management of SHARE visibility aspects as agreed with the Team Leader and Programme 
  • Working with British Council Marketing and Communication Team to ensure corporate compliance and greater reach/impact
  • Ensure the database of stakeholder and media contacts are well maintained, accurate and updated, in coordination with EU and ASEAN
  • Manage information created and received in compliance with the British Council’s information management standards, policies, the UK data protection principles and local legislation and in line with EU and ASEAN guidelines
Staff ManagementDirect:
Indirect  : the Partners, external suppliers/vendors

Key Internal and External Relationship
  • Team Leader
  • Programme Manager
  • Education and Society Team
  • Marketing and Communication Team
  • BC’s Business Supports and Services Team (BSS, Finance, HR)
  • Client (EU Delegation) & Beneficiaries (ASEAN)
  • The Partners
  • Technical consultants
  • External suppliers/vendors
Other Important Features Or Requirements Of The JobThe job will require some occasional business trips nationally and internationally –particularly within ASEAN region. It will also involve occasional weekend and evening work. Such requirements will be managed and compensated within British Council HR’s regulations.

Applicants who do not meet these requirements will not be short-listed for interview
To apply, please visit British Council Jobs page : HERE
Closing date for receipt of applications is by 23:59 UK time on Sunday 22nd November 2015. It is essential that candidates use the application form provided on our website. The British Council does not accept CVs in place of the completed application form and it is unable to respond to telephone enquiries.

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.