Advocacy Internship - Creative and Graphic Design

20522-00G34002
Home Working
08-Dec-21
International Role - No - Only National applicants will be considered.
Less Than 1 Year

Advocacy Internship - Creative and Graphic Design

SPRING WORLD VISION INTERNSHIPS

World Vision Internships provide a three-month opportunity for exceptional students and recent graduates ready to explore a career in the international relief and development sector. We are committed to providing interns with a meaningful learning experience where you are able to learn, grow and connect alongside other emerging professionals who are passionate about our mission.

Learn: Take on challenging and meaningful work assignments while developing your technical skills and gaining valuable hands-on experience.

Grow: Deepen your understanding of the sector, develop your leadership potential and grow your Christian faith during weekly professional development seminars and workshops.

Connect: Form connections with a diverse nationwide intern cohort and build your professional network at one of the largest international relief, development and advocacy organisations in the world.

DETAILS & ELIGIBILITY

Application Dates:

November 17, 2021 – November 30 2021

Internship Cohort Dates:

January 31, 2022 – April 29, 2022

Stipend:

All US-based interns are paid a monthly stipend of $650

Hours:

Full-time and part-time opportunities are available (20-40 hours/week)

Work Location:

(Remote – Within the US) All Internship opportunities are available (for US citizen/resident or F1-student visa) in states where WVI is registered as an employer. These states include: Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Colombia (Washington D.C.), Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Virginia, and Washington.

Advocacy Internship - Creative and Graphic Design

Appropriate Fields of Study/Majors: Graphic Design, Creative Arts, or related field.

Eligibility:

  • All candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • At least 18 years of age.

  • Able to commit to a minimum of 20 hours per week.

  • Eligible to work in the United States (US Citizen/resident or F1-student visa).

  • Current student or recent graduate from an undergraduate/graduate programme (within 2 years).

  • Adhere to World Vision International’s Christian Statement of Faith.

  • Willingness to use own electronic devices for internship purposes, and disposition to let WVI install endpoint security software in those devices.

INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION

World Vision International’s Social Mobilisation Team is dedicated to ending violence against children and inspiring supporters to join with us in that cause. Our goal is to create an engaging connection between the work that World Vision does, through our “It Takes a World” campaign, to decision-makers, both locally and globally, in a unified voice of change.

As an intern, you will learn, from a small team of passionate individuals, what can be done to end violence against children. We will show you how to bring your graphic design, writing and creative skills to create content (social media, presentations, web pages, etc.) for our advocacy work.

The intern’s responsibilities will include:

  • Graphic design work for social media, infographics and images.

  • Copywriting (stories, blogs, emails, newsletters, web pages).

  • Learn how to use Shorthand software to create content and image-rich storytelling.

  • Assist in project management for a major ending child marriage event.

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Adobe Creative Suite experience required.

  • Ability to be creative and desire to make lasting change in the lives of children.

  • Quick learner willing to acquire new knowledge.