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BR-28 Country Office Unit Intern

WWF Washington, DC
Washington, DC 20037
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    137134142

Overview

WWF Overview

For 60 years, WWF has worked to help people and nature thrive. As one of the world's leading conservation organization, WWF works in more than 100 countries, connecting cutting-edge conservation science with the collective power of our partners in the field more than one million supporters in the United States and five million globally, as well as partnerships with communities, companies, and governments.

Our vision for diversity, equity and inclusion at WWF is an organization as diverse as the world we protect; where the richness of all our unique views, experiences, and backgrounds combines to create the most sustainable and inclusive conservation outcomes possible bringing the greatest benefit to the planet and every person who lives on it.

Across the many cultures and individuals that represent WWF, we are unified by one mission, one brand, and one common set of values: Courage, Respect, Integrity and Collaboration.

Internships at WWF

WWF's internship program vision is to recruit professionals early in their careers who bring fresh thinking and innovation to the environmental and conservation sector and are well positioned to develop into the next generation of leaders. Our mission is to increase exposure of students from underrepresented populations to conservation and environmental careers, provide professional development opportunities, reduce the barriers to attracting a diverse pool of internship candidates, and develop a pipeline for future WWF hires from underrepresented populations.

Major Function

World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of the world's leading conservation organization, seeks an intern to Support the Country Office Unit in several operational areas from knowledge management, IT, administration and other strategic tasks. As part of the Country Office Unit this internship will support the development and potentializing different operational initiatives and activities. The intern will help write, revise and translate documents from English to Spanish and vice versa and to produce communication materials in coordination with other staff at a multicountry level, in LAC and other offices of the network. The intern will also engage in current research for the different initiatives and support with some administrative tasks.



Responsibilities

Under the supervision of the Knowledge Management and Internal Communications Lead, the intern will have the following responsibilities.
  • Country Office Unit Platform:
    • Organize and update existing materials and information relevant to the Country Office Unit Operations
    • Update Monthly Newsletter
  • Assist in the development of communication materials regarding Operational Initiatives
    • Compile notes to draft a manual for approaches
    • Design short videos for trainings or showcase.
    • Support the collection of materials for COU internal newsletter
  • Develop materials and conduct research to support operational initiatives under development
  • Performs other duties as assigned



Qualifications

Skills and Abilities

  • Minimum of 20 hours per week
  • Excellent research skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organized and self-motivated
  • Fluent in English and Spanish
  • Identifies and aligns with the core values of the WWF organization: Courage, Integrity, Respect & Collaboration

Location:

US Remote WWF employs interns in all states with the exception of: Alabama, Arkansas, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

Compensation:

Paid - $15 per hour (35 hours per week)

One time stipend net $100

How to apply: Please submit a resume & cover letter through our Careers Page, Requisition #BR-28 no later than May 26th, 2021, 11:59 PM EST.

If selected for the role, you will need to provide 2 letters of recommendation as part of the WWF application process.

* Please note that intern must have U.S. work authorization that does not require sponsorship of a visa.

As an EOE/AA employer, WWF will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or protected Veteran status.





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Posted: 2021-05-20 Expires: 2021-06-20

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