Ashoka - Communication and Social Media Intern - Indonesia

Media & Communications JAKARTA, Indonesia


Position at Ashoka

ASHOKA INDONESIA is looking for Communication and Social Media Intern

Position Time: Part-Time (20 Hours/Week)
Location: Hybrid (Online and Jakarta Office)
Period: 9 Months
Scope: Indonesia

About Ashoka
Ashoka is on an audacious mission – to create a world where everyone is a changemaker i.e. a world where everyone has the agency and skills to make a positive change in their families or communities. It is only in such a world where the solutions will outrun our social problems. With its global network of over 3.500 leading social entrepreneurs (Ashoka Fellows), 10,000 youth ventures, 180+ changemaker schools, and 30+ changemaker campuses – as well as a community of 20,000+ innovators on – Ashoka works with strategic partners to empower people with the skills to create solutions for the good of all in a world of constant change.

Role and Responsibilities  

As a Communication and Social Media Intern, your main tasks will be to:

  • Assisting to create Assets for Ashoka Social Media that respond to the needs of Ashoka's mission.
  • Helping to post each asset across Ashoka's different social media channels (LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter).
  • Supporting the team to track and report tractions and outcome.


  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills.
  • Able to work on own initiative and proactively in a team.
  • Social media management experience in managing and creating content, ideally for a social movement or community.
  • Excellent verbal, writing and interpersonal communications skills; strong attention to detail, ability to write.
  • Personal and professional interest in different areas of Ashoka programs, zest for learning and leveraging the latest trends, channels, and tools.
  • Ability to work collaboratively within and across teams.

Personal Qualities

Ashoka has a rigorous screening process for hiring staff at all career stages. All applicants for all positions must possess the following qualities along with the appropriate degree of experience:

Understanding and Belief in the Everyone a Changemaker: Understands and believes the Everyone a Changemaker vision at a gut level. To be able to innately ‘get’ this, candidates should have a broad and inquisitive intellectual and a thinking pattern that connects the dots between historical trends and current social context.

Entrepreneurship/Intrapreneurship: Compelled to take creative initiative and ownership (e.g. founding an organization or company, starting a movement, or re-shaping the work of an existing organization). Demonstrates relentless and realistic how-to-thinking and passion for seeing their ideas come to life.

Emotional and Social Intelligence: Ability to work efficiently and respectfully in teams, putting organizational/team goal first (personal glory second).

Ethical Fiber: Exceptionally strong ethical behavior. Is self-reflective and has strong empathy skills. Trustworthy.

Ashoka looks for entrepreneurs with a track record of generating new ideas and bringing them to fruition. We ask please consider the following questions in your COVER LETTER (required) :

  1. New Idea
    1. What significant idea did you create and bring to fruition?
    2. How was this idea new and different from others in the space?
    3. What was the impact of this new idea? What new system was created?
  2. Youth Entrepreneurship

What was your earliest youth changemaker experience and how did it impact your career?

Submit your RESUME and COVER LETTER by clicking “Apply”.

Submission Deadline: 31st March 2022