UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency is pleased to offer Private Sector Communication Internship for the duration of 6 months. UNHCR is seeking a dynamic and proactive intern, with a strong interest in communication and refugee issues, to complete a six-month internship within UNHCR’s Private Sector Communication team. This is an unpaid internship programme. International students are eligible to apply for this programme.
Field of Internship: This is a Private Sector Communication Internship programme.
Course Level: Internship
Internship Provider: UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency
Internship can be taken in The selected intern will be based within the Private Sector Communication team in UN City, Copenhagen and will work under the supervision of the Associate Fundraising Communication Officer.
Eligibility: The ideal candidate will:
- Possess an undergraduate/master’s degree in a relevant field
- Be available to work full time (40 hours) for a six-month period
- Be a strong communicator with fluency in English (advanced writing and editing skills)
- Have excellent research and organizational skills
- Knowledge of digital media, content management systems or other web based applications
- Knowledge of email marketing software such as ExactTarget or MailChimp will be considered an asset
Internship Open for International Students: International students are eligible to apply for this internship programme.
Is this paid internship? This is an unpaid internship programme.
Internship Description: UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is a global organisation dedicated to saving lives, protecting rights and building a better future for refugees, forcibly displaced communities and stateless people. Every year, millions of men, women and children are forced to flee their homes to escape conflict and persecution. UNHCR teams are in the field in some 128 countries, using their expertise to protect and care for millions of people.
Number of awards offered: Not Known
Internship Duration: The internship is expected to begin in August 2017 and last for a period of 6 months. The role is full time (40 hours per week). Working hours are 8.30 am to 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday. Please note that the terms of internship, as defined by UNHCR practice, preclude payment of any kind.
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: Interested applicants should submit their letter of motivation, Personal History Form (P11) and CV, including testimonials/degrees/certificates to DENCOCMUHR-at-unhcr.org indicating “Private Sector Communication Internship” in the subject of the email. P11 forms are available on www.unhcr.org/recruit/p11new.doc.
Internship Application Deadline: The deadline for applications is June 29, 2017.