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Social Media and Communications Intern

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Join the NGO CSW/NY team to help develop and facilitate a platform for the voices and leadership of feminists and women’s rights organizations globally! Have an essential role in creating branding for and developing the NGO CSW66 Forum platform, one of the largest civil society gatherings at the United Nations. Interns will also have the opportunity to network and connect with global activists, organizations, and those within the UN system.

This 9 month internship requires interns to work a minimum of 15 hours/week.

Intern tasks and projects include:

  • Creating content for social media and other comms platforms and/or campaigns
  • Help develop, plan, and implement campaigns for UN and CSW advocacy training
  • Assist with developing the content of the NGO CSW66 Forum virtual platform, as well as a communications plan for the NGO CSW66 Forum
  • Assisting with the communications for the Youth Leaders & Young Professionals program
  • Taking a leadership role with the Youth Leaders & Young Professionals
  • Working on our 50th Anniversary campaign throughout the year and during CSW

Requirements:

  • Passionate about gender equality and women and girls movements
  • Knowledge of social media platforms and effective social media communications strategies
  • Previous NGO communications experience is preferred
  • Speak and write clearly and effectively
  • Ability to research and identify target audiences
  • Tailor language, tone, style and format to match the audience
  • Ability to assist with implementing messaging strategies
  • Mature intercultural communication abilities; practical experience in international settings is an asset
  • UN Experience or immense curiosity and eagerness to learn about human rights and the UN
  • Excellent customer service, particularly in diverse environments, both in person and by phone, with high professionalism
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and work assignments from a variety of staff and volunteers
  • Proficiency using the latest versions of Google Suite and Microsoft Office
  • Undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to apply
  • Background in fields of Communications, Journalism, Design, Marketing, or related disciplines preferred
  • Proficiency in one of the UN languages other than English is an advantage. Proficiency in French and/or Spanish is highly valued

Join the NGO CSW/NY team to help develop and facilitate a platform for the voices and leadership of feminists and women’s rights organizations globally! Have an essential role in creating branding for and developing the NGO CSW66 Forum…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    September 6, 2021
  • End Date
    May 27, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    August 13, 2021
  • Internship Benefits
    Academic Credits
  • Payment
    Hourly
  • Stipend / Wage
    $15/hour
  • Hours Per Week
    15 hours/week

How to Apply

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Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
New York, NY, USA

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