IUCN Communications Intern Jobs 2023 – South Africa NGO Jobs

IUCN Communications Intern Jobs 2023 – South Africa NGO Jobs.

IUCN South Africa looking for “Communications Intern”.

Applicants with a Bachelor’s Degree may apply on or before 31st August 2023.

The International Union for Conservation of Nature is an international organization working in the field of nature conservation and sustainable use of natural resources. It is involved in data gathering and analysis, research, field projects, advocacy, and education.

IUCN Communications Intern Jobs 2023

The IUCN has published a job vacancy announcement on 15th August 2023 for qualified South Africa’s to fill in the vacant post of Communications Intern to be based in Pretoria, South Africa.

Recruiter International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
Position Communications Intern – SADC TFCA Financing Facilities
Location Pretoria, South Africa
Country South Africa
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor’s Degree
Application Deadline 31st August 2023

Specific Duties

  • Strategy, Content Development and Digital Media;
  • Develop a Communication Workplan in line with the SADC TFCA FF Communication Strategy
  • Support in developing content to positively position the SADC TFCA FF and demonstrate its impact. This includes contributing to thought leadership, web content, multimedia content, email campaigns and printed materials contributing to timely and impactful delivery;
  • Liaise with the SADC TFCA FF team to identify potential events, milestones or activities that can be leveraged across 360-communication execution
  • Support in producing content/materials for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and in-depth articles / thought leadership pieces of SADC TFCA FF to be published (website/external media) per quarter;
  • Help manage current and potentially develop future digital platforms including but not limited to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and website; develop and update an editorial calendar
  • Support production of information pamphlets/brochures and other branded materials for the SADC TFCA FF in compliance with donor visibility requirements;
  • Support SADC TFCA FF Project Management unit in capturing and collecting content for success stories as well as production of communication materials linked to specific projects (photos, videos, infographics);
  • Create an archive of SADC TFCA creative materials including photographs, videos, and stories
  • Support the implementation of communication action plans for grantees;
  • Provide input to regional and country level communication initiatives when required;
  • Produce a monthly Communication report demonstrating key deliverables

Eligibility Criteria


  • Degree in Communication or Journalism or any other relevant discipline, from a recognised academic institution – Recent graduate preferred

Language Proficiency:

  • Excellent command of English and strong verbal and written communication skills

Core Competencies:

  • Transparency: Able to build trust and contribute to informed and responsible decision making by carrying out the work of IUCN in a transparent manner; provides clear guidance to ensure that objectives and desired measurable results are understood by members of the team.
  • Inclusiveness: Understands and accepts cultural diversity, and provide a tolerant, positive and supportive working environment that fosters respect for diversity, demonstrates ability to work in a multicultural, multi ethnic environment and to maintain effective working relations with people of different nationalities and cultural backgrounds.
  • Professionalism: Promote the organization’s interests, objectives and values in a diligent and professional manner.
  • Accountability: Takes responsibility of individual and collective actions

Functional competencies:

  • Strong administrative and organisational skills.
  • Ability to perform and prioritise multiple tasks seamlessly with excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent writing, digital storytelling, problem solving and time management skills.
  • Aptitude in presentation and public speaking.
  • Curious and eager to learn.
  • Ability to use graphics software is an added advantage.
  • Able to work effectively with a variety of teams in a multi-cultural work environment.
  • Ability to travel.
  • Previous experience in related roles will be an added advantage.

Other Details

  • Vacancy #: 6532
  • Type of contract: Fixed-term (6 months)
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply IUCN Communications Intern Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://hrms.iucn.org/iresy/index………

The Closing Date: 31st August 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
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Official Website www.iucn.org
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