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Communications Intern

Status: Closed

Organisation: Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD)

Deadline: 18/10/2021

Location: Remote

Duties: In the position of Communications Intern, a candidate will receive work experience and advice in dealing with outreach aspects of GFMD’s work, and assists with duties that may include but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining the GFMD website and keeping it updated regularly;
  • Maintaining and monitoring GFMD’s social media presence (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook), with regular posts and engagement;
  • Assisting in compiling two newsletters on the organisation’s work and areas of activity;
  • Keeping contact with partners online and fostering a sense of community.
  • Organising and promoting events, in real space and online;

About you:

  • Student or recent graduate interested in media development, journalism support, media markets, and/or marketing.
  • Passion for independent, pluralistic, and sustainable journalism
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work autonomously.
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English. Working knowledge of French is an advantage. 

Compensation: EUR 200 (monthly)

To apply, please send a brief cover letter and CV in English to:

Olga Komarova, Communications Manager


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