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Membership and Engagement Intern

Duties: In the position of Membership and Engagement Intern, candidates will receive work experience and advice in dealing with the membership and engagement-related tasks, as well as supporting membership-related aspects of  GFMD’s work, and will assist the Membership and Engagement Manager with duties that may include but are not limited to:

  • Reach out to and communicate with new/existing members as well as potential members.
  • Assist with the new member due diligence process, and vetting and onboarding new members.
  • Updating our Insightly (CRM) database management system, and maintaining updated engagement logs.
  • Update the Membership page on the GFMD website as needed.
  • Supporting the GFMD members-only webinar series and other members-only events, such as our virtual town halls.
  • Manage and train any interns assigned to assist with engagement.
  • Participate in weekly/biweekly calls with GFMD staff.
  • Providing technical/admin assistance as needed.
  • Other duties as required.

What we’re looking for:

  • Student or recent graduate interested in journalism, project and programme management, international development, media markets, and/or media development.
  • Passion for independent, pluralistic, and sustainable journalism
  • Excellent interpersonal, relationship building, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work autonomously.
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English.
  • A second language is an advantage

Compensation: EUR 200 (monthly)

Application details: To apply, please send a cover letter and CV in English to:
Fiona Nzingo, Membership and Engagement Manager


Organisation: Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD)

Deadline: 15/10/2021

Location: Remote


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