The Institute for Economics and Peace (the brains trust behind Vision of Humanity) is looking for an energetic digital communications intern to join our communications team based in Sydney. We believe that ideas are only as strong as the people who carry them, and we seek passionate young communicators to help us engage civil society with complex notions of peace. We want to hear your bright ideas on how we can get people around the world thinking and speaking about peace.
This year, the Institute for Economics and Peace plans peaceful domination of digital media platforms. We need you to be part of the team that takes us there. Tasks include:
Contributing ideas to the global digital strategy
Writing about key issues related to peace and conflict around the world
Creating, editing and uploading content to Vision of Humanity
Generating innovative communications materials for social media platforms
Assisting with the design and layout of short papers and reports
Using analytics to provide an assessment of digital communications strategies and materials
Assisting the Communications Manager and members of the Research Team with various communications and outreach tasks as they arise.
Excellent communication skills
Expert in the digital space, ranging from social media to the ability to update web properties via CMS
Knowledge of Wordpress and Drupal a plus
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office
Strong understanding of design and creative work desirable
Knowledge of InDesign& illustrator a plus
Knowledge in Adobe applications, including After Effects and Final Cut Pro a plus
Experience with Google Analytics, as well as Social Media Management platforms a plus
Ready to be part of a team
Fluent in English, other languages desirable
Interest in peace essential
Please send your CV, along with an expression of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org Please ensure “Digital Communications Intern” is included in the subject of your email.
The Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) is a not-for-profit, non-partisan think tank dedicated to shifting the world’s focus to peace as a positive, achievable, and tangible measure of human well-being and progress. It achieves its goals by developing new conceptual frameworks to define peacefulness; providing metrics for peace; uncovering the relationship between peace, business and prosperity, and by promoting a better understanding of the cultural, economic, and political factors that drive peacefulness.Related Articles
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Vision of Humanity is an initiative of the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP). IEP have offices in New York and Sydney. For more specific inquiries related to the peace indexes and research, please contact IEP directly.
PO Box 42, St Leonards,
Tel: +61 2 9901 8500
3 East 54th Street
New York, New York 10022
Tel: +1 (646) 963-2160
Job opportunities and internships are listed on the Institute for Economics and Peace website. See them here.