Job Title: Social Media Administrator Intern

Department: Development

Supervisor: Communications Officer

Location: Denpasar, Bali



Established in 2013, Masyarakat dan Perikanan Indonesia (MDPI) is a leading national NGO dedicated to small-scale fisheries. Our mission is to empower coastal communities in Indonesia to actively participate in ecosystem and fisheries management, harness market opportunities, to improve the sustainability of their livelihoods. We envision a country with sustainable livelihoods in coastal communities and effective fisheries management. Operating across eight provinces in Indonesia, MDPI has developed an unmatched reputation for empowering artisanal fishing communities, establishing platforms for fisheries co-management, advancing traceability in seafood supply chains, and implementing market interventions that yield direct positive outcomes in target communities. We are a team of field practitioners committed to driving innovative changes to transform fisheries sustainability in Indonesia.


Summary of Position

As an intern, you will help manage MDPI’s Facebook and X (Twitter) social media accounts. You’ll support our Communications Officer with content planning, creation, production, and performance evaluation. This internship offers valuable work experience in a dynamic and supportive environment. We seek candidates who are highly creative, detail-oriented, process and target-driven, and eager to learn.


Role and Responsibilities

  • Administrating MDPI’s Twitter and Facebook accounts.
  • Assisting Communication Officers in developing stories and topics into other interesting forms of content for MDPI’s social media accounts.
  • Assisting Communication Officers in managing MDPI’s multimedia database.



  • Communications student in final year of study, or its equivalent.
  • Willing to intern for 3-12 months.
  • Good analytical and communication skills.
  • Interest on sustainable fisheries or related topics.
  • Good English is a plus.



  • Gain organizational experience and understand working process within the organization.
  • Contribute to non-profit organization in small-scale fisheries.
  • Certificate and transportation allowance provided.



Applicants should send their CV and cover letter to, with the subject line: <Name> Social Media Administrator Intern 2024.

The application deadline is May 26, 2024.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Please note that this position is based in Denpasar, Bali and does not include housing/relocation benefits.

MDPI is an equal-opportunity employer, and the candidate will be selected based on merit. MDPI is committed to implementing anti-discrimination from elements of SARA (Ethnicity, Religion, Race, and Intergroup), supporting gender equality, anti-human trafficking measures, and rejecting all forms of drug use and trafficking.