Internship for Graphic Design

Organization icon

World Resources Institute

Location icon

Jakarta, Indonesia

Clock icon

30+ days ago

Program Overview
WRI Indonesia considers communication as an integral part of the program design and delivery, a central part of what we do to create desired changes and scale our impact. In communicating its research and seizing opportunities, WRI Indonesia will put forth its research through owned media channels, such as blog posts, op-eds, Twitter and podcasts; earned media channels, such as mainstream media and event. In doing so, visual communications play a critical role in translating WRI Indonesia’s findings in a format that is understood by our key stakeholders.

General Internship Roles
WRI Indonesia is seeking a graphic design intern who will support the communications team on daily basis. The intern will support graphic design activities, including designing communications materials, including but not limited to infographics, animations, banners, backdrop, posters, booklets, flyers, books, calendars, cards, reports, and power point slide deck. The intern will also have the opportunity to be involved in the creative process with other WRI Indonesia programs in cross-cutting issues during the internship period.

Internships at WRI Indonesia are learning experiences designed for anyone who wishes to gain knowledge about a specific area of our work. We strive to attract diverse, intellectually-driven candidates who have enthusiasm for sustainability and development. This internship is remotely based, with opportunity to work from WRI Indonesia Jakarta office if possible.

Learning Outcomes
The intern will gain experience in the following areas:
  • Learning about and exposed to graphic design activities for various sustainable development topics, including forest, climate, cities, ocean, and energy
  • Supporting creative and innovative ideas for print, electronic, web-based and animated communications materials
  • Supporting design and layout communications materials and collaterals for programs and office events, presentations, social media and website, including but not limited to infographics, animations, banners, backdrop, posters, booklets, flyers, books, calendars, cards, reports and power point slide deck
  • Supporting outreach materials development
  • Assisting with meetings and other external communication tasks

  • Final year student/fresh graduate in graphic design, fine arts, media and communications, or related fields
  • Excellent skill in Adobe CC suite and other graphic design applications
  • Good knowledge of video editing software
  • Strong communication skills with fluency in written and spoken Bahasa Indonesia and English
  • Demonstrate ability to work both independently as well as part of a team
  • Ability to work calmly, efficiently, and enthusiastically under tight deadlines
  • Ability to think critically and creatively
  • Highly responsible, self-motivated
  • Strong time management skills to assure timely delivery of works

This is paid internship program for 3 (three) to 6 (six) months period.

Contact Person
Sakinah Ummu Haniy –

The copyright of outputs under this project is owned by WRI Indonesia. The intern is not allowed to use and distribute the outputs without permission of WRI Indonesia.

Confidential Agreement
Any information and data obtained by the consultant under this project are subject to confidential agreement that must be signed by contractor before the commencement of this project.

Must have authorization to work in Indonesia to be eligible for this position.

Final candidates might be required to take a writing test
and/or to provide work samples when needed.

Qualified applicants should apply online
through WRI career portal to be formally considered.

Application close: 1700 (Jakarta Time),
6 May 2022 . We will close the advert earlier when the best candidates are identified at earlier dates.

This is a locally engaged position; Indonesian nationals are encouraged to apply.

World Resources Institute (WRI) is an independent, nonprofit global research organization that turns big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human well-being. We are working to address seven critical challenges that the world must overcome this decade in order to secure a sustainable future for people and the planet: climate change, energy, food, forests, water, sustainable cities, and the ocean. We are passionate. We value our diversity of interests, skills and backgrounds. We have a flexible work environment. And we share a common goal to catalyze change that will improve the lives of people. Our shared ideals are at the core of our approach. They include: integrity, innovation, urgency, independence and respect. The foundation of our work is delivering high-quality research, data, maps and analysis to solve the world’s greatest environment and international development challenges, and improve people’s lives. We work with leaders in government, business and civil society to drive ambitious action and create change on the ground. Equally important, we bring together partners to develop breakthrough ideas and scale-up solutions for far-reaching, enduring impact.

We have been growing rapidly: our staff has doubled in size over the past 5 years and our operating budget is now $100 million. Founded in 1982, WRI has a global staff of 800+ people with work spanning 60 countries. We have offices in Africa, Brazil, China, Europe, India, Indonesia, Mexico and the United States as well as a growing presence in other countries and regions.

WRI is committed to advancing gender and social equity for human well-being in our mission and applies this principle to our organizational and programmatic practices.

WRI Indonesia is national entity (Yayasan) associated with the World Resources Institute (WRI), a global environmental research organization that turns big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity, and human well-being. WRI work with various stakeholders in the natural resources sector to support policy and management that are both profitable and sustainable. WRI work with leaders in more than 50 countries for more than 30 years, with offices in Brazil, China, Europe, India, Indonesia, Mexico, and the United States.

Launched in early 2014, WRI Indonesia builds on WRI’s 10-year history in the country and strengthens our impact on the ground. In the short-to-medium term, WRI Indonesia aims to expand its presence and portfolio to include projects in the climate, energy, as well as city and transportation programs.

The World Resources Institute ( ) is an environmental and development research and policy organization that creates solutions to protect the Earth and improve people’s lives. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, it is WRI’s policy to recruit, hire, and provide opportunities for advancement in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, parental status, protected veteran status, or disability. WRI’s global agenda requires a staff that is diverse – with respect to race, gender, cultural, and international background. Diverse perspectives and experience enhance the way WRI selects and approaches issues, as well as the creativity and applicability of WRI's policy research and analysis. WRI, therefore, encourages applications from U.S. minorities, persons from other countries (especially developing nations), and from women of all backgrounds.