CORPORATE OUTREACH MANAGER - SOUTHEAST ASIA

Terms of Employment: Consultancy, 40 hours a week

Reports to: President and Campaigns Director

Position Location: remote, Southeast Asia

(Malaysia or Indonesia preferred)

About Sinergia Animal:

Rated as one of the world’s most effective animal protection organizations by Animal Charity Evaluators, Sinergia Animal is an international campaigning organization working in countries from the Global South (South America and Southeast Asia) to reduce animal suffering and promote more compassionate food choices. We use negotiations, investigations, peaceful direct actions and innovative campaigning methods to expose the suffering of animals in factory farms. The goal is to persuade major food corporations to adopt and implement policies to phase out the use of animal products which originate from the worst forms of animal production systems, with a focus on intensive confinement practices. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Research and build a database of food companies’ profiles and key contacts

  • Establish permanent contact with key corporate contacts via emails, phone calls and in-person meetings; with the goal of persuading companies to adopt cage-free egg policies in their supply chains

  • Travel regionally, as necessary, to meet contacts

  • Represent Sinergia Animal and its campaigns at public events and with the NGO and animal protection communities at large

  • Work with Sinergia Animal's team in translating and developing campaign materials; writing press releases and planning media strategies; acting as a media spokesperson for campaigns and developing proactive relationships with the media.

  • Build alliances with other international and/or grassroots NGOs

Requirements:

  • Southeast Asian, preferably from Malaysia or Indonesia, fluent in English

  • Desirable: Previous experience in communications or campaigning with the media or NGOs

  • Excellent oral communication, writing and proofreading skills

  • Excellent research skills

  • Proven ability to work both independently and in close coordination with a remote team

  • Commitment to the mission and objectives of the organization

  • Commitment to non-violent direct actions

  • Enthusiasm and pro-activeness are very important to us. Even if you don’t tick all the bullet points of this requirement list, if you’re very excited about this role, then we want to hear from you!

 

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

Sinergia Animal is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, class, sex, gender, sexual orientation, disability, family/marital status, religion or other protected classes.

 

How to apply:

To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a cover letter (in English) explaining why you want to work to reduce the suffering of farmed animals and promote more compassionate food choices to lgomes@sinergiaanimal.org 

Communications Specialist - Indonesia

 

Terms of Employment: Full time, 40 hours a week
Reports to: President and Campaigns Director
Position Location: Jakarta

About the organization:
Rated as one of the world’s most effective animal protection organizations by Animal Charity Evaluators, Sinergia Animal is an international campaigning organization working in countries in South America and Southeast Asia to reduce animal suffering and promote more compassionate food choices. We use negotiations, peaceful direct actions and innovative campaigning tools to expose the suffering of animals on factory farms and persuade major food corporations to adopt and implement policies to phase out the use of animal products originating from the worst forms of animal production systems, with a focus on intensive confinement practices.


Responsibilities:

  • Research and build a database of food companies’ profiles and key contacts

  • Establish permanent contact with key corporate contacts via emails, phone calls and in person meetings with the goal of persuading these companies to adopt cage-free egg commitments in their supply chains

  • Travel as necessary to meet contacts

  • Write professional press releases and pitch them to journalists from mainstream media outlets in Indonesia

  • Write texts and design visual content for the organizations social media channels

  • Represent Sinergia Animal and its campaigns at public events and with the NGO and animal protection communities at large

  • Work with Sinergia Animal’s international team in translating and developing campaign materials; writing press releases and planning media strategies; acting as a media spokesperson for campaigns and developing proactive relationships with the media.

  • Build alliances with other international and/or grassroots NGOs

 

Requirements:

  • Indonesian, fluent in English

  • Desirable: Previous experience in communications or campaigning with the media or NGOs

  • Excellent oral communication, writing and proofreading skills

  • Excellent research skills

  • Proven ability to work both independently and in close coordination with a team

  • Commitment to the mission and objectives of the organization

  • Commitment to non-violent direct actions

  • Enthusiasm and proactiveness are very important to us. Even if you don’t tick all the bullet points of this requirement list and you’re very excited about this role, we want to hear from you.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Sinergia Animal is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, class, sex, gender, sexual orientation, disability, family/marital status, religion or other protected classes.


How to apply:
To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a cover letter (in English) explaining why you want to work to reduce the suffering of farmed animals and promote more compassionate food choices to carolina@sinergiaanimal.org