Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development working in more than 40 countries around the world. In Indonesia, Abt has a rich history implementing health, economic development, governance and land use planning programs. For more information, please visit
Abt Associates is actively recruiting qualified professionals for the anticipated USAID Bukti Untuk Kebijakan dan Advokasi (BUKA - Evidence for Policy and Advocacy) program in Indonesia. BUKA aims to bolster the use of evidence in decision-making in the policy and public spheres by enhancing the capacity of scientific institutions and increasing public demand.

Positions sought include:
  • Civil Society Capacity Building Specialist – experience improving research and institutional capacity of civil society organizations working in policy realm 
  • Public Policy Advocacy Specialist – experience shaping public policy through civil society organizations, creating linkages of civil society organizations to policymakers at national and regional levels
  • Private Sector Policy Specialist – engagement with the private sector to identify and later articulate policy needs, ability to link private sector to relevant decision makers in government for open policy dialogue
  • Policy Communications Specialist – ability to effectively disseminate research to public through various media outlets
Successful candidates must have university degrees in communications, economics, law, public policy, or other relevant degree. A minimum of 8 years of experience implementing nationally relevant programs in policy, applied research or science for government, private businesses or non-governmental organizations. Fluency in Bahasa Indonesia is required, fluency in English is preferred as well.

Interested candidates may send a CV and cover letter to Only qualified candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Abt Associates.