Abuja/Nigeria-The British High Commission in Nigeria is presently in search of interns to work in its media unit.
Below is the specification for the job.
Job Title: Intern
Type of Position: Intern
Job Category: Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Policy & Political roles)
Job Subcategory: Communications, Press and Media
Start Date: 3 April 2018
Main Purpose of Job
Provide video production, graphic design and campaign support to the Press and Public Affairs team for the delivery of communications objectives
Roles and Responsibilities
Working with the Press Team for the planning and promotion of content
Supporting campaign management and optimisation across multiple channels
Designing graphic materials and producing short videos for use on digital channels.
Creation and management of an organised data base of photo and video files.
Uploading social media posts and answering basic enquiries on social media.
Any other tasks reasonably requested by the Head of Communications/ Press Officer
Qualifications, Skills and Experience
Be a recent graduate in Media, Communications field (graduated within the last 3 years) with excellent organisational skills and the ability to multitask.
Be computer literate with a high degree of proficiency in the use of MS Word, MS Excel and PowerPoint,Video editing, graphics design and photography skills
Ability to transform ideas, statistics and concepts into clear visuals and infographics
Experience with social media tools like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram
Experience with creating content for the web such as blogging or video blogging would be an added advantage.
Changing and Improving, Leading and Communicating, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace.
Language – English
Level of Language Required:
Advanced level proficiency in English Language (ability to understand, write and speak English language without any difficulty)
Stipend / Allowance
Other Benefits and Conditions of Employment
Learning and Development Opportunities:
On the job learning, job shadowing and mentoring
Various development workshops
Social media training
The intern will work for six hours a day, four days (Monday to Thursday) for a fixed term period of 3 months.
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