Enabling Peace in Iraq Center (EPIC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of peace and development in Iraq. Founded in 1998, EPIC is headquartered in Washington, DC, with a field office in Erbil. The Center has a long history of working directly with civil society leaders and communities across Iraq to support vulnerable populations, monitor human security, and inform public policy. EPIC’s ultimate vision is a safe and prosperous Iraq in which all citizens live free from want and fear, and with dignity. The Center is currently focused on supporting Iraqi efforts to improve governance and human rights, promote peace and recovery in conflict affected areas, and combat climate change while mitigating its impact on vulnerable populations.
EPIC is seeking a talented, motivated young professional who can make a full-time commitment for 6 months to serve as EPIC’s first Communications and Marketing Fellow.
Start date: October 27, 2021 (or sooner)
End date: May 1, 2022
As we implement our peacebuilding initiatives in Iraq, the fellow will work closely with senior staff at EPIC’s headquarters and field offices to carry out and maintain the necessary communications, marketing, fundraising, and administrative frameworks for those projects.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
If you are looking for a challenging fellowship where you will see the results of your work, EPIC is the place for you. We highly encourage active dialogue and discussion about topics related to Iraq, the Middle East in general, U.S. foreign policy, human rights, and humanitarian relief efforts. Our interns and fellows receive as much from the program as they are willing to give.
Submit a resume, cover letter, recent examples of your own video editing and/or content creation, and a relevant writing sample (max. 3 pages) to [email protected] as soon as possible and by no later than November 5, 2021. Please include “Fellowship Application" and your name in the subject line. Preference will be given to recent grads and graduate students, but undergrads are strongly encouraged to apply.
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