17.05.2018 ( Last modified: 24.05.2018 )

TRIAL International is a non-governmental organization fighting impunity for international crimes and supporting victims in their quest for justice. We are looking for a fast-learning and driven digital intern to join our Communications team in Geneva.

The ideal candidate will have a degree in communications, computer science or other relevant background. He/she will have a sound web and social media culture and already be familiar with digital communication tools. A demonstrated interest for human rights is an asset.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

The digital intern will play an active role in the development of TRIAL’s online visibility, mainly through the following tasks:

Website

  • Managing and optimizing the website’s content
  • Following up on maintenance and technical improvements
  • Driving online engagement and ensuring maximum online reach

Social media

  • Managing TRIAL’s Twitter and Facebook channels daily
  • Making suggestions to expand the organization’s online community

Visual communication

  • Editing photos and producing visuals for digital formats
  • Managing and improving the multimedia library

Newsletter & database

  • Putting together and sending the monthly newsletter
  • Helping with the production of other emailings (media release, etc.)
  • Updating and expanding the organization’s database

Other tasks

  • Producing regular stats reports to analyze TRIAL’s digital presence, and suggest paths to improvement
  • Contributing to the team’s administrative duties

 

REQUIRED SKILLS

In order to execute his/her tasks, the successful candidate should possess the following skills:

  • Native speaker in English or French, with an excellent written and spoken command of the other language (C1 or above)
  • Demonstrated experience in managing a CMS (mastering of WordPress an asset) and social media platforms
  • Very good knowledge of optimization tools and best practices
  • Mastering of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign) an asset
  • Capacity to work independently, flexibly and to take initiatives

 

INTERNSHIP’S CONDITIONS

  • Duration: 6 months
  • Working percentage: 100% (40h)
  • Remuneration: TRIAL International is part of the We Pay Our Interns Initiative and provides a stipend for every internship
  • Start date: Monday 6 August 2018
  • Permit: candidates must hold a valid residence permit for the duration of their stay in Geneva
  • Expenses: transport and housing expenses are not defrayed

 

Candidates must send their application in English, including a one page cover letter and a CV to secretariat@trialinternational.org, by Monday 25 June 2018, with the subject line “Application for Digital Internship”.

 

We look forward to receiving your application. Good luck!