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Communications and Web Intern

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Impact Iran


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Published 1 month ago

Recurring
November 2, 2020
12:00am EST
Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)

Scope of work

Impact Iran seeks a communications and web intern to assist in the development of a civil society-driven mechanism that supports the capacity of the UN Special Rapporteur on Iran to monitor, report and respond to human rights-related developments in the country.

The communications and web intern will assist substantive international human rights work by helping to create a database of all recommendations Iran has received from UN Human Rights mechanisms for the past 30 years, twinned with legal analysis on its compliance. The intern will gain country-specific expertise on human rights in Iran, assist in preparing and uploading human rights monitoring reports and in maintaining the Impact Iran website. The student will be situated within a network of human rights defenders from the field and seasoned international human rights lawyers. 

Services Required:

  • Prepare for upload and help proof the human rights analyses on Iran's compliance with international human rights law that will form the backbone of the Impact Iran human rights database.
  • Assist in maintenance of the Impact Iran website and social media channels, assist in keeping up-to-date and troubleshooting the custom database API used for the project.
  • Work well with an international team of human rights CSOs and lawyers to ensure project delivery within tight deadlines.
  • Other tasks as required.

Required Competencies:

  • Knowledge of and familiarity with content management systems such as wordpress and familiarity with the Microsoft Office suite. A general understanding of internet technologies.
  • Excellent command of the English language,
  • Good writing and editing skills;
  • Strong initiative and follow-through, the capacity to think creatively and strategically, and
  • attention to detail are required. 

Desirable Competencies:

  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS and/or graphic design or the adobe suite.
  • Knowledge of Farsi would be an asset.
  • Some background knowledge on human rights.

Duration:

  • x 1 position: 3-4 months @ 15-20 hours per week (negotiable)

Location:

  • Remote

Application:

  • Please send a 1 page resume ben@impactiran.org no later than October 23rd. The email subject should read 'Web & Tech Internship application'.

Compensation:

  • Internships with Impact Iran are unpaid. Interns who demonstrate a high level of competence, however, are regularly hired into paid positions upon completion of their internship. 


Scope of work

Impact Iran seeks a communications and web intern to assist in the development of a civil society-driven mechanism that supports the capacity of the UN Special Rapporteur on Iran to monitor, report and respond to human…

Details at a glance

  • Virtual Opportunity

How to Apply

Application:

Please send a 1 page resume ben@impactiran.org no later than October 23rd. The email subject should read 'Web & Tech Internship application'. 


Application:

Please send a 1 page resume ben@impactiran.org no later than October 23rd. The email subject should read 'Web & Tech Internship application'. 


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