COMMUNICATION INTERNSHIP

Academic Credits

Yes

Hours per week

The intern will be requested to work a minimum of 24 hours a week

Published

11/05/2018

Address

777 United Nations Plaza
New York
New York
10017
United States

Description

QUALIFICATIONS

The Communication Department is seeking a college student, graduate student, or graduate majoring in: Communications, International Studies, Religious Studies, Political Science, Public Policy, Non-Profit Management, or a related field. The intern must be proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel and Word. The intern should have a vast knowledge of, and experience with, social media platforms.  Ideally the intern will have working knowledge of Adobe. 

Interns should display advanced intercultural communication skills in addition to the ability to analyze and evaluate information quickly and thoroughly. A strong interest or background in interfaith work, strong interpersonal skills, the ability to work efficiently in a multi-cultural environment, enthusiasm for learning, and reliability are pluses.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The intern will be expected to assist in the following areas:

  • Manage RfP social media platforms (Twitter, YouTube, Facebook) 
  • Strategize and implement a more active social media presence for RfP campaigns
  • Research network activities and assist with Global sharing
  • Research and support for Director of External Relations and Director of Programs as needed
  • Disseminate daily news briefs (staff shares) to global staff
  • Attend and cover UN events and briefings 
  • Support for communications for RfP Int’l Trustees as needed

Benefits

BENEFITS

We are pleased to offer our interns a number of benefits:

  • Stipend per semester [for a full-time work commitment, subject to availability of funds]
  • Metro Card throughout the internship
  • Our support receiving/applying for college credit
  • The opportunity to meet and learn from a diverse international staff


How To Apply

mkhatana@rfp.org

Please submit a cover letter and resume to mkhatana@rfp.org 


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