Communications Intern

Posted on 07 September 2023

Ha Noi
Position title:   Communications Intern
Reports to:      Brand and Digital Communications Manager
Duration:         Oct 2023 – Mar 2024 (6 months, full-time)

About World Wide Fund for Nature in Viet Nam 

All around the world, people are waking up to the deepening crisis of nature loss. We’re experiencing a growing realisation that nature is our life-support system and that no one will be spared from the impacts of its loss.
 
Here at WWF, an independent conservation organisation active in nearly 100 countries, we are working to sustain the natural world to benefit people and wildlife. We are part of a growing coalition calling on world leaders to set nature on the path to recovery by 2030 – a New Deal for Nature and People as comprehensive as the global climate deal. Working with many others – from individuals and communities to businesses and government – WWF urgently seeks to protect and restore natural habitats, stop the mass extinction of wildlife, and make the way we produce and consume sustainably.
 
Our mission is to stop the degradation of the earth’s natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature by:
  • Conserving the world’s biological diversity;
  • Ensuring that the use of renewable natural resources is sustainable;
  • Promoting the reduction of pollution and wasteful consumption.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:

The Communications Intern is under the direct supervision of the Brand and Digital Communications Manager and will be assisting the Communications Core Department in the following tasks:
  • Assist the creation of articles, newsletters, editorials, PR, stories, and other similar publications- related outputs in support of, but not limited to, the WWF-Viet Nam’s Biodiversity and Footprints programmes;
  • Keep track of media coverage both internationally and nationally;
  • Assist in digital and social media management activities such as content creation, keeping track of social media trends and contributing ideas to enhance social media performance;
  • Manage Information and Knowledge: Uploading selected footage and images to the Global photos & videos pool and upload digital comms assets to the Comms Filing system;
  • Assist with website management: uploading articles, developing and enhancing the content/layout of the website 
  • Support the development of communication products such as brochures, posters, banners, videos, branded products, etc.;
  • Support with internal communications: preparing content for a bi-monthly internal newsletter, carrying out internal activities for staff, etc. 
  • Assist the communications team in other Communications work, including translating communication materials when needed.
Required qualifications, skills and competencies:
  • Currently pursuing or obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications or a related field;
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English and Vietnamese;
  • Can Do attitude;
  • Passionate about Communications and conservation;
  • Experience in graphic designing, video editing and photography
  • Adheres to WWF’s values: Courage, Respect, Integrity and Collaboration.
Interested applicants can email their CV and cover letter in English to communications@wwf.org.vn with the subject line: Communications Intern. Deadline for applications: 24/9/2023.