About The Jakarta Post

The Jakarta Post is a leading English language media publishing company in Indonesia whose target to serve educated Indonesians and foreigners. The Post has won several awards and known for being a training ground for local and international reporters.

Requirements

  • Excellent communications and writing skills
  • Knowledge of Indonesia’s politics, economy and culture
  • Multimedia mastery is a plus
  • Intern need to bring their own laptop
  • Sound recording equipment is also essential because you will spend a lot of time in the field interviewing people

Intern Duties

  • participate in editorial meetings
  • pitch article ideas
  • investigate topic
  • Source contacts and interview them.

Work Hours

Your day begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 5 p.m. with a one-hour lunch break from 12 to 1 p.m. You’re encourages to mingle with other editorial team members.

Office Attire

Smart casual unless if you are assigned to an official meeting or ceremony

Location

Jl Palmerah Barat No 142-143

Palmerah, Tanah Abang

Jakarta 10270

Student Profiles

Georgia Parsons was a participant in the 2019 Journalism Professional Practicum from the University of Technology Sydney.

Georgia is studying a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism and Public Communications.

She received a $3,000 New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant to support her participation in this program. Read more here.

Connor Foley was a participant in the 2019 Journalism Professional Practicum from the University of South Australia.

Connor is studying a Bachelor of Journalism and Professional Writing as a Bachelor of Arts majoring in International Relations.

He received a $3,000 New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant to support his participation in this program. Read more here.