Bukit Lawang Trust Vacancies

Be the change you want to see

Here at the Bukit Lawang Trust we value a diverse, locally led workforce and welcome applications from all sectors and all countries around the world. 

We offer and exciting, challenging and dynamic workplace for our staff to grow and develop their skills, working towards sustainable development & Environmental Conservation through inspiring young people and local initiatives into action. We encourage learning and staff development and encourage internal career progression. Our International team of dedicated and passionate conservationists makes the Bukit Lawang Trust an incredibly exciting place to work. Interested in joining? check out our current vacancies below.

Volunteer Coordinator


We're looking for a self motivated, enthusiastic recruiter with a passion for education & environmental conservation to join our dedicated team of volunteers and staff. As VC you will take the lead on a range of recruitment & marketing events from organisation to facilitation & work directly with partners, team members and stakeholders to expand our reach & raise awareness. 

The VCs primary responsibility is recruiting our volunteers for all of our programs and supporting them on their personal development journey from volunteer to Active Global Citizen!  

Benefits include; Expenses stipend, Professional support & guidance, overall management of recruitment activities, 10% discount on volunteer placements, Visa sponsorship (if applicable) and much more!

 - Applicants must have proven experience in recruitment. 

 - Applicants will  need conversational English (spoken & written). 

 - Experience in volunteer management is preferred. 

Location: Bukit Lawang, North Sumatra, Indonesia.

Salary: Competitive local salary. 

Closing Date: 01/10/2021  11.59PM

Interviewing From: 02/10/2021

Application Status: Open!

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Ready to apply?

To apply, send your CV & Cover letter to us at info@bukitlawangtrust.org before the closing date. 

Program Manager - Education: 

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We are currently looking for a passionate environmentalist with experience in Education and volunteer management to join our amazing team on the ground in North Sumatra, Indonesia. 

The PM for Education is responsible for the operational leadership of our Education Programs, volunteer & staff management, and overall leadership of our Hub in Bukit Lawang, alongside fellow PMs.

Benefits include; competitive local salary, Accommodation, Food, Transport, Visa Sponsorship, Airport Transfer and to top it all off, you get to live on the edge of the Leuser Ecosystem, a tropical paradise and the last place on Earth where you can find Tigers, Orangutans, Elephants, Leopards & Bears living together in the wild. 

Location: Bukit Lawang, North Sumatra, Indonesia.

Salary: Competitive local salary. 

Closing Date: 01/12/2021

Interviewing From: 15/12/2021

Application Status: Open! 

Download the Job Description Here: 

Ready to apply? 

To apply, email your CV and Cover Letter to us at info@bukitlawangtrust.org before the deadline. 

Fundraising Coordinator - Volunteer


Location: United Kingdom

Salary: Volunteer

Closing Date: 01/12/2021

Interviewing From: 15/12/2021

Application Status: Open! 

The Fundraising Coordinator at the Bukit Lawang Trust is an exciting new UK based part time role! 

The Fundraising Coordinator is responsible for the management of a team of UK based volunteer fundraisers. He/she will oversee the organisation and execution of a range of fundraising events lead by the Trusts volunteer fundraisers. 

The Fundraising Coordinator will work alongside the Social Media Manager and the Volunteer Coordinator to market and advertise fundraising events and will team up with our global network of digital nomads to spread the word and drive donations.

Benefits include; Comprehensive training and support throughout placement. 10% discounted fundraising target for all placements in North Sumatra, Opportunities for career development within the organisation & a professional reference letter and Certificate at the end of your time with us! 

Not to mention you get to be the driving force behind real and lasting positive change in environmental conservation & sustainable Human Development. 

- This position is for UK based applicants Only

Find out more..

To find out more email us at info@bukitlawangtrust.org or live chat with us by clicking the button at the bottom of your screen!

Ready to apply? 

To Apply email us your CV and Cover letter to info@bukitlawangtrust.org before the deadline.