Join Our Exciting Communications Team!

The position will report directly to the Communications Manager with the key purpose of providing a wide range of communications outputs to our partners, donors and other stakeholders, as well as providing communications support across a number of different divisions and programs within the organization.

In this exciting and challenging role, successful applicant will be required to:

  1. Demonstrate fluent Bahasa Indonesia and English – both spoken and written.
  2. Demonstrate excellent creative writing ability as well as technical writing ability in Bahasa Indonesia and English.
  3. Draft high quality communications content and maximize the full range of communications delivery channels, including social media.
  4. Liaise with key stakeholders and proactively build on working relationships and partnerships.
  5. Serve as interface with functional areas.
  6. Manage multiple priorities and projects.
  7. Maintain brand identity, standards and practices organization-wide.
  8. Coordinate closely with and provide a back-to-back assistance to the BOSF Communications Manager with other duties as required.


  1. An undergraduate degree in Communications / Journalism or related area.
  2. Communications experience with multiple stakeholder groups, preferably including an experience working in an NGO / non-profit organization.
  3. Extensive knowledge and skills in using a variety of software packages, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  4. Knowledge and skills in visual communications (photography, design, etc); preferably including some ability to use design software such as Adobe Photoshop and InDesign.
  5. Profound interest in conservation, particularly in orangutan conservation, and some understanding of relevant ethics, policies and procedures in conservation, particularly orangutan conservation.
  6. Strong understanding of all media platforms and associated technologies.
  7. Well-developed skills in project management and public & media relations.
  8. Ability to travel to various remote locations that sometimes requires stamina and endurance.
  9. Ability to work independently as well as in a team.
  10. Positive, outgoing and energetic attitude with an achievement-oriented mindset and a fondness for creative thinking and innovation.

Please send application, CV, supporting documents as well as your expected salary to by November 18th, 2014.

Qualified individuals from outside the Greater Jakarta-Bogor area are welcomed to apply. However, please note that the BOS Foundation does not offer a relocation allowance upon successful recruitment.



Veterinarian and Paramedic of Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation (BOSF) Based in Central Kalimantan

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Responsible to Medical Coordinator and Project Manager in implementing assignments and reporting activity progress;
  2. Involved in preparing activity plan for medical tasks (monthly and annual) and implementing activities as planned;
  3. Careful use and maintenance of project assets;
  4. Provide guidance and advice as well as assigning job division/ tasks and responsibilities to the Paramedics;
  5. Lead and conduct examinations of new animals and responsible for ensuring up to date data on these animals;
  6. Manage animal dietary requirements when nutritionist absent and directly communicate with the Head of Division (observation-enrichment);
  7. Medical action required on all/ any animals within our rehab and rescue program;
  8. Coordinate animal health monitoring, progress, treatment and recovery;
  9. Responsible in the use of disinfectant and antiseptic accurately, in dose and usage;
  10. Control, supervise, and stress the importance of recording the use of drugs for animals as well as responsible to the use of anesthesia and  associated equipment;
  11. Prepare recommendation letters, from a medical (physical and psychological) aspect for orangutans ready to be reintroduced;
  12. Assist the process of implementation of employee health checks

Competencies and Qualification

  1. Writing and verbal English Communication skills is a must;
  2. Graduated with a Bachelor degree majoring Veterinary from reputable university and D3 for paramedic
  3. Willing to be placed in Central Kalimantan;
  4. Fresh graduated or has working experience in the same field for at least 2 (two) years;
  5. Computer literate on Ms. Office and capable in operating Internet based operation;
  6. Able to work independently and in a team.
  7. Ability to remain calm under pressure, meet deadlines and apply a good work ethic.
  8. Respect for animals.

Please send application, CV, and supporting documents to