EU Communications’ Internship

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees - Regional Representation for EU Affairs
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
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  • Posted
    Jan 13

Position description

The EU Communications and Visibility Team is seeking a Communications’ intern for a six-month internship, starting in March 2020 (exact dates to be agreed).

The EU Communications and Visibility Team supports UNHCR operations in the planning and implementation of EU-funded Communications and Visibility activities. The team profiles the UNHCR-EU partnership in Brussels and across the EU by way of campaigns and events.

General description of internship:

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the drafting of articles and stories;
  • Supporting with social media content including videos, infographics, macros;
  • Assisting with the organization and hosting of events including World Refugee Day; and
  • Providing administrative assistance, as required.


  • Excellent command of English and working knowledge of French;
  • Creative flair and enthusiasm for design;
  • Creative skills including Adobe Creative Cloud;
  • Strong drafting and organizational skills; and
  • Team player and professional approach.


In order to be eligible for this internship, candidates must:

  • Be a recent graduate (i.e. have completed studies within one year of applying) from a university or higher education facility accredited by UNESCO; and
  • Have no direct family ties with a UNHCR staff member (including Temporary Appointment holder) nor with a member of the Affiliate Workforce.
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