InternCIPS

Get an inside perspective and experience on how we operate and achieve impacts as a think tank!

What is the InternCIPS Program?

InternCIPS is a CIPS internship program for university students or fresh graduates who want to gain professional work experience in one of the Top Think Tanks in the Asia Pacific. 

This program will give you the idea of working in a think tank as a whole, with the main task to help the research department write and analyze policy papers. You will be dealing with data interpreting, reviewing the literature, collecting data, and communicating with the relevant persons in policymakers and other stakeholders.

​Besides research, you will also get a chance to experience a policy advocating process and support CIPS in organizing events and outreach activities.

We are now opening for July - September batch.

Research Intern

Responsibilities:

  • You will be working with the research department, especially in writing and analyzing policy papers. 

  • You will be dealing with data interpreting, reviewing the literature, collecting data, transcribing interviews, and communicating with relevant persons such as policymakers and other stakeholders.

  • You will gain an understanding of how to conduct research, write a policy brief, and obtain a deeper understanding of the analysis of current issues from the perspective of public policy.

Who can apply:

 

  • Young proactive individuals between the age of 18 and 25 who are eager to learn and are interested in public policy research, advocacy, and the think tank world.

  • Preferably fluent in English (both speaking and writing).

  • Has the ability to work in a team or independently.

  • Highly organized and has strong attention to detail.

  • Fully committed to joining the program for a minimum of 3 months with working hours from 08.00 – 17.00 WIB, Monday to Friday*.

  • Able to come to the office for two days per week 

Communications Intern

Responsibilities:

  • Working closely with CIPS' Digital Manager to help with copywriting, reporting, and support in managing CIPS’ social media and websites.

  • Working Directly with Media Relations Manager in making press releases and writing articles

  • Conducting daily media monitoring.

Who can apply?

  • Young, proactive & creative individuals between the age of 18 and 25. 

  • Interested in communications for social impact through public policy research and advocacy. 

  • Passionate in writing or content creation

  • Fluent in English (both speaking and writing).

  • Can work in a team, and possesses strong self-leadership and initiative.

  • Highly organized and has strong attention to detail.

  • Fully committed to joining the program for a minimum of 3 months with working hours from 08.00 – 17.00 WIB, Monday to Friday*.

  • Able to come to the office for two days per week.

Graphic Designer Intern

 

Responsibilities:

  • Working directly with CIPS’ Graphic Designer to create and design social media content, website content, and other promotional materials.

  • Conducting daily media monitoring.

Who can apply?

  • Young, proactive & creative individuals between the age of 18 and 25. 

  • Has basic skills in creating layouts and editing photos on Photoshop, using  Illustrator and InDesign are preferable.

  • Passionate in making creating design and editing

  • Fluent in English (both speaking and in writing).

  • Can work in a team, and possesses strong self-leadership and initiative.

  • Highly organized and has strong attention to detail.

  • Fully committed to joining the program for a minimum of 3 months with working hours from 08.00 – 17.00 WIB, Monday to Friday*.

  • Able to come to the office for two days per week.

 

HRGA Intern​

Responsibilities:

  • You will be working within Human Resources & General affairs Department, especially in administering HRGA Administration tasks, such as screening potential resume, managing emails, organizing interviews with shortlisted candidates.

  • Assisting the HR staffs in managing CIPS’ General Affairs.

  • Assisting in the planning of company events.

  • Conducting daily Media Monitoring 

Who can apply?

  • Young, proactive & creative individuals between the age of 18 and 25. 

  • Interested in managing human resources and general affairs

  • Fluent in English (both speaking and in writing).

  • Can work in a team, and possesses strong self-leadership and initiative.

  • Highly organized and has strong attention to detail.

  • Fully committed to joining the program for a minimum of 3 months with working hours from 08.00 – 17.00 WIB, Monday to Friday*.

  • Able to come to the office for two days per week.

 

What you will get?

  • Get real-life work experiences in a dynamic work environment.

  • Improve critical thinking, creativity, and learn complex problem-solving.

  • An allowance. 

  • A certificate, and a report at the end of the internship period.

How do I apply?

The program will be opened once the recruitment period starts. The stages in the process are as follows:

  1. Applications screening.

  2. Interview session (only shortlisted candidates will be contacted).

  3. Announcement and confirmation of acceptance (will be done through email only).

Application deadline on 21st September 2022.

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If you need further information or have questions, contact us at: contact@cips-indonesia.org

 

*Different arrangements for working hours can be made if you are a student in the final semester and need to meet lecturers for your final paper, or if you are fresh graduate who needs to attend job interview.

**Link will be inaccessible outside the recruitment period.