IFJ recruits an intern in its communication and campaign department

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) is looking for an intern to work in its Campaign and Communication department.

The internship is opened for a period of  2 to 4 months depending on the availability of the candidates. 

We are looking for someone with the following skills

  • Fluency (native level) in English and/ or in French or Spanish
  • Good writing skills
  • Knowledge or experience in journalism/ communication
  • Good intercommunication skills
  • Creativity
  • Pro-activity
  • Organisational skills
  • Good knowledge of social media

Your daily tasks will involve

  • Assisting the communication team in drafting daily press releases and news for the website
  • Feeding IFJ social media network
  • Translating news items for the website Monitoring world news on press freedom and journalists’ rights
  • Assisting IFJ press freedom campaigns including: drafting of campaign documents and developing campaigning material

What we offer 

  • Monthly allowance of 500 euro
  • Experience in communication and journalism in the world’s biggest organisation of journalists
  • Knowledge of basic trade unions’ rights
  • Experience in building campaigns to promote press freedom
  • Sound understanding of press freedom challenges across the globe
  • A great working environment in a multicultural and multi lingual environment   

Please send covering letter and CV to pamela.moriniere@ifj.org