Programs Communications Intern

Organisation : The Hunger Project Australia

Location : New South Wales

Time required : 1-2 days per week

Duration of project : 3-6 months

Skill Area : Journalism & PR, Marketing, Media & Communications

Sector : Community Development, Foundations, Trusts & Philanthropy

Posted on : 11 Feb, 2020

About the role

The Hunger Project Australia (THP) is looking for a Communications Intern to join the Leadership Immersion Programs team. This volunteer role would primarily involve the development and design of a mass distribution EDM newsletter on updates about the impact of The Hunger Project’s work, to be released in October/November. The role may also include basic social media management, including content creation and conducting engagement analyses for a Facebook group.

This role would best be suited for someone with a communications and media background, or a general interest in media/digital design.

Available 1-2 days per week for 3-6 months, to start ASAP.


Key Selection Criteria

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Documentation design skills (experience on Canva or similar platforms a bonus but not essential)
  • Ability to research, synthesise and convey information to specific online audiences
  • Self-motivated, flexible and able to manage work independently as well as in a small team
  • Creative and attentive to detail
  • An interest or relevant experience in social media management and developing strategies to increase user-generated content
  • Passionate about the impact of The Hunger Project’s work

What’s in it for you?

  • Opportunity to improve and tailor your writing and media communication skills
  • Experience in developing communication collateral
  • Flexible environment with lots of support
  • Role can be shaped to your strengths or the skills you wish to develop
  • Experience in a global non-profit organisation through immersing yourself in The Hunger Project’s work and impact

Please send your resume and cover letter addressing the selection criteria to

About the organisation

Organisation name : The Hunger Project Australia
Not for Profit : Yes

How to apply for this role

Position Description : Programs Communications Intern PD

For details concerning this role , please contact

Please quote in application: Programs Communications Intern via Pro Bono Australia.


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