The SMERU Research Institute

Employment Opportunities

The SMERU Research Institute is an independent institution for research and public policy studies. We professionally and proactively provide accurate and timely information, as well as objective analyses, on various socioeconomic and poverty issues considered most urgent and relevant for the people of Indonesia. All of our work is directed toward our primary goal of encouraging pro-poor policies at national and regional levels through evidence-based research.

SMERU employs permanent and temporary staff members, as well as consultants. We also host research fellows and interns from across the world. SMERU advertises for both permanent and temporary positions on a periodical basis.


The SMERU Research Institute is now recruiting for the position of:

Job Title: Junior Communications Officer
Terms of Employment: Full time, 1 year contract, with a possibility of permanent posting
Work Location: Jakarta (during pandemic the candidate will work remotely/teleworking from home)
Reporting to: Head of Communications Unit

Please read Terms of References and submit your application through July 2021 Recruitment form.
Applications close on August 2, 2021.