Intern, Communications

Geneva, Switzerland
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The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) is seeking an Intern to support the Communications team to create and maintain Media, Social Media and Stakeholders database. This role will be based from our office in Geneva, Switzerland and is offered on 6 months, fixed-term contract basis.

About GAIN

GAIN is a Swiss-based foundation launched at the UN in 2002 to tackle the human suffering caused by malnutrition. Working with both governments and businesses, we aim to transform food systems so that they deliver more nutritious food for all people. In particular, we aim to make healthier food choices more desirable, more available, and more affordable. GAIN’s mission is to advance nutrition outcomes by improving the consumption of nutritious and safe food for all people, especially those most vulnerable to malnutrition.

About the role

The Intern will be working with the Communications team to create and maintain lists of media/social media and key stakeholders mapping at countries and regional level where GAIN is present and identify opportunities for engagement and development.

Role specifics include; 

  • Conduct research relevant to the creation of the Media, Social Media and Stakeholders Database to map the countries where GAIN is present.
  • Assist in creating a calendar of events/international days for each country where GAIN is present
  • Creating images and layouts by using design software (Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator)
  • Provide help in administrative matters when needed

About you

You should be a self-starter able to show initiative and prioritize your workload with a commitment to quality and accuracy. You should also possess good communications skills and be fully literate with Microsoft Office and key social media tools. Previous experience with data collection, research and graphic design would be an advantage.

For more detailed role information, please see the attached job description. To apply, follow the "Apply Now" link. 

GAIN is committed to equality of opportunity and creating an inclusive environment where diversity is valued. We are keen to reflect the diversity of society at every level within our organisation and therefore welcome applications from talented and committed people from all backgrounds, representing the diverse societies we operate in. 

Job Description
Closing Date
9 Jul 2020

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