Call for Application - Dissemination Specialist

03 Aug 2022 12.00 AM - 09 Aug 2022 10.59 PM

The Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) is a Jakarta-based think tank that aims to improve policymaking through policy-oriented research, dialogue, and public debate.

The Knowledge Management Unit CSIS is currently looking for a Dissemination Specialist for the period of September 2022 to February 2023

The role holds the core responsibilities as follows:

  • Executing the design, a spectrum of visual projects, including print/digital publications, graphics, data visualisations, brochures, logos, email banners, event materials, newsletters, and other CSIS dissemination materials
  • Research and compile assets for design, multimedia, and digital projects, including photo research
  • Managing CSIS social media content and schedule, including engagement with followers and drafting press-releases
  • Working closely with the KM team and research departments to develop new content and dissemination strategies that suit stated goals and needs and align with CSIS’ research outputs; communicating effectively with non-technical stakeholders is critical
  • Assisting the Knowledge Manager as the script doctor to keep policy messaging sophisticated and intact while making contents within scope and digest-able for diverse audiences
  • Other duties and projects as needed

Qualifications for the role are as follows:

  • Familiarity with the Adobe Creative Suite and specifically solid experience with InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
  • Familiarity with collaborative social media management tools (e.g., Canva, Buffer, Linktree, Tweetdeck, Microsoft 365)
  • Experience in managing social media contents
  • Strong English and Indonesian proficiencies (written and verbal)
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, and other web tools/languages is a plus
  • Familiarity with DSLRs, ENG Cameras & Basic 3 point lighting is a plus
  • Relevant background in social and political sciences


  • Minimum one year of relevant experience (university experiences count)
  • Strong creative thinking and sense of art
  • Strong organisational, communication, and interpersonal skills; including effectively presenting information to non-technical partners, operating in a fast-paced environment and managing competing priorities
  • Strong attention to detail, initiative, and follow-through skills
  • Strong interest in global affairs and public policy
  • Sound judgement, maturity, and discretion

Terms of Recruitment

Dissemination Specialist is a six-months contract-based position, extendable for a maximum of 24 (twenty-four) months of the consecutive term. The selected candidate is entitled to a competitive monthly salary, an office at Pakarti Centre, lunch (during WFO), BPJS, a holiday allowance (THR, prorated), work equipment and stationary, access card, and organisation email address.


If you meet the qualifications and are interested in the position, submit your application now through the form below:



Submission deadline: 10 August 2022 (23:59 WIB/GMT+7)