Are you passionate about using media and communications to make a positive impact in the lives of children? Emali Dedicated Children's Agency is seeking a dynamic and talented individual to join us as a Media, Communications, and Publicity Intern.
**About Emali Dedicated Children's Agency**
Emali Dedicated Children's Agency is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing comprehensive support and care for vulnerable children. Our mission is to improve the well-being and development of children in need, ensuring they have access to education, healthcare, and a safe environment. We strive to create a positive and nurturing environment where children can thrive and reach their full potential. As a Media, Communications, and Publicity Intern, you will have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of children and communities we serve.
**Role and Responsibilities**
- As a Media, Communications, and Publicity Intern, you will work closely with the Communications team to support the implementation of media strategies and enhance the visibility of the EDCA. Your primary responsibilities will include:
- Assisting in the development and implementation of media and communications plans to promote the Emali Dedicated Children Agency.
- Supporting the creation of engaging content for various platforms, including social media, websites, newsletters, and press releases.
- Assisting in organizing and documenting project activities, including interviews, events, and success stories.
- Conducting research on media trends, target audiences, and best practices in communications and publicity.
- Assisting in monitoring media coverage and preparing regular reports on the reach and impact of communication efforts.
- Collaborating with internal teams and external stakeholders to ensure consistent messaging and effective communication strategies.
- Contributing to the maintenance and updating of the organization's website and social media channels.
- Providing administrative support for media and communications activities, such as scheduling meetings and coordinating logistics.
- Bachelor's degree or currently enrolled in a relevant field (e.g., Communications, Media Studies, Journalism, Public Relations, or related disciplines).
More Details on Experience
- At least 1 year of experience in media, communications, or public relations.
- Familiarity with media relations and experience in drafting press releases or media pitches.
More Details on Skills
To be considered for the Media, Communications, and Publicity Intern position, you should possess the following skills:
- Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to tailor messages for different audiences.
- Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, with the ability to multitask and meet deadlines.
- Knowledge of social media platforms, content creation, and digital marketing strategies.
- Basic graphic design skills and proficiency in using design software (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite) is a plus.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
- Passion for child rights and social development issues.
Terms And Conditions
Interested applicants should submit the following by e-mail to [email protected] quoting reference Media, Communications, and Publicity Intern.
- A CV in PDF format (please include 3 references)
- A 1-page cover letter outlining how your skills and experience align with this role.
- Samples of your previous media or communications work (e.g., writing samples, social media campaigns, graphic design).
Application Deadline: 02nd June 2023.
Emali Dedicated Children's Agency is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds and abilities. Please note, this position has a monthly stipend of around Ksh.30,000.
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply ASAP since the CVs will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.