Spring 2018 World Vision Interns (New York, NY)
You are able to indicate interest in up to 3 total internship positions (regardless of location)—please list in order of preference at the top of your resume or cover letter. Therefore, only submit one application even if you are interested in multiple locations.
*Not all positions listed are guaranteed to be filled.
SPRING 2018 WORLD VISION INTERNSHIPS (New York, NY)
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 organizations in the world.
DETAILS & ELIGIBILITY
Dates: January 29 – April 27, 2018
Stipend: All US-based interns are paid a monthly stipend of $250
Hours: Full-time and part-time opportunities are available (20-40 hours/week)
Location: Internships will be based in New York, NY
All candidates must meet the following requirements:
At least 18 years of age.
Able to commit to a minimum of 24 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 program (within 2 years).
Adhere to the Christian Statement of Faith required by all World Vision International employees.
SPRING 2018 INTERNSHIPS (NEW YORK, NY)
Global Campaigns Intern, Advocacy and External Engagement:
Eligible Candidates: Graduate student/completed graduate program.
Appropriate Fields of Study/Majors: Communications/Media, Public Administration, International Development, Politics/Government, Marketing.
World Vision’s campaign, It takes a world to end violence against children, aims to catalyse a global movement of people committed to keeping children safe from harm. Its name reflects the fact no one person, group or organisation can solve this problem alone. Check out: http://www.wvi.org/ittakesaworld for more info.
Intern will be supporting the Global Campaigns Team in the following ways:
Support the preparation and execution of global moments for WVI's campaign: It takes a world to end violence against children (i.e. Universal Children’s Day in November).
Support the planning process and development of central resources to Support Offices (includes working with stakeholders, partners and agencies).
Collating the plans and information coming from the participating offices.
Supporting a select number of offices with their planning and application.
Support the logistics for any high level NY-based event – i.e. our engagement at this year's UN General Assembly.
Support the team’s engagement with World Vision’s fundraising offices (Support Offices).
Coordinate the logistics for two related working groups for the campaign.
Tracking key activities for these offices, liaising with key teams for updates (will include running a product review).
Mapping the relationship between these offices and field offices.
Adapt and curate core content for offices to use.
Graphic Design Intern--Global Campaigns, Advocacy & External Engagement:
Eligible Candidates: Current college student, college graduate
Appropriate Fields of Study/Majors: Graphic Design, Marketing, Communications, Media, Film
Proficiency in the following software is a plus: Adobe Creative Suite (particularly Adobe Photoshop with access to such software if possible); Piktochart or other infographic platforms
The Global Campaigns Team in New York is seeking an intern with communication and graphic design skills to conceptualize and create stimulating and informative print and digital design products such as infographics, brochures, handouts and presentations. The ideal candidate will have experience in graphic design, paired with the desire to advance child rights.