Indonesia Campaigner

At, we believe in a safe climate and a better future — a just, prosperous, and equitable world built with the power of ordinary people.

Said another way: We’re aiming to make the kind of change the world needs, not what’s been deemed “politically feasible” by governments. We pick unrealistic fights, and then win them.
We’re looking for a driven and creative Indonesia Campaigner to identify, develop, and implement power campaigns in collaboration with the rest of our team and partners.
We’re looking for someone who wants to help build the climate movement’s next-big-thing. Someone who is deeply enmeshed in climate politics, but not bound by conventional political thinking. Someone who can generate stirring ideas and content and navigates coalition politics with grace.

We’re looking for someone who is 100% committed to building a better world as fast as we possibly can, and has the talent and heart to deliver.
Is that you?

About is building a global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis. Our online campaigns, grassroots organizing, and mass public actions are led from the bottom up by thousands of volunteer organizers in over 188 countries. works hard to organize in a new way—everywhere at once, using online tools to facilitate strategic offline action. We want to be a laboratory for the best ways to strengthen the climate movement and catalyze transformation around the world.

About the Indonesia Campaigner
The Indonesia Campaigner will identify, develop, and implement campaigns that have strong online-to-offline organising and mobilisation components. You will collaborate staff, our volunteers, other partners in Indonesia, and on occasion with the wider international community, and manage Indonesia staff working on those campaigns.

The ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker, an experienced campaigner, a solid project manager, and a talented writer in English and Bahasa. We will be looking for someone with demonstrated experience in developing, planning, implementing and coordinating creative campaigns to get results, including innovative use of online tools and strategies. Experience with collaborative group processes, and knowledge of energy and climate issues in Indonesia, will be distinct advantages.

The Indonesia Campaigner will:
  • Work with campaign & project teams to develop and implement strategic campaigns in Indonesia, and occasionally with international connections as well;
  • Work closely with the Indonesia Digital Campaigner to identify opportunities, develop campaign ideas, and implement strategic online campaigns to grow’s audience and mailing list;
  • Cultivate our volunteer and partner network in Indonesia;
  • Be’s media spokesperson within the country; and
  • Occasionally run workshops or trainings with partners and volunteers to strengthen our network and campaigns.
The Indonesia Campaigner will be part of’s East Asia and global teams, and other project or campaigns teams as is deemed appropriate.

Required Skills & Qualifications
  • Strategic campaign development expertise and excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Fantastic verbal and written communications skills, with fluency in English and Bahasa. Ability to write for a variety of audiences and platforms.
  • Highly organized, and able to manage multiple projects at once without sacrificing quality.
  • An experienced manager of both staff and volunteers.
  • Proven ability to work independently, as well as in close coordination with a remote team.
  • Keen knowledge of and interest in energy and climate politics.
  • Knowledge of and dedication to the climate movement. Commitment to building grassroots power as a means to effect change.
  • Good networking skills and ability to work with multiple partners from all parts of the society.
  • Experience with coalition and/or multi-stakeholder campaign planning and implementation.
  • Good understanding of social media and digital approach to movement building.
Desired Skills & Qualifications
  • Experience at the intersection of online and offline organizing, mobilization, and direct action.
  • Experience managing budgets and finances.
  • Strong understanding of communications strategy.
  • Experience with the following:
  • grassroots organising
  • non-violent direct action and civil disobedience
  • internal processes and systems development
  • international campaigning
Position Type: Full-time
Application Deadline: This position is open until filled
Start Date: August, 2016 (flexible)
Compensation: Competitive compensation based on experience
Location: Indonesia, most likely Jakarta. Must have strong internet connection.
We hope to begin the interview process by as soon as possible, but this position is open until filled. wants to be an inclusive and collaborative group of people who bring a variety of approaches to the work we do. We’re committed to the principles of justice, and we try to build a workplace where everyone’s treated fairly and enjoys working together. We value new perspectives, ideas of all sorts, and different ways of working. Diverse perspectives and experiences improve the way carries out its work – including what we decide to work on and how creatively/effectively we do that. We do our best to make staff positions accessible to women, people of of any ethnic background, people of any age, Indigenous people, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer people, disabled people, and other under-represented communities in our kind of organisations – including communities most impacted by climate change or impacted by other kinds of environmental, social, and economic injustice.

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