Twitter is searching for an intern to provide design support to our regional brand strategy team, covering Asia and Middle East. The ideal candidate is ambitious, detail oriented, and seeks an environment where they can sharpen their existing communication and design skills while learning new ones.
Success in this role means:
- Being a trusted team mate aiding in the development of a range of presentations from large conferences to small meetings with CMO’s.
- Creating easy-to-use templates for teammates who don’t have a design background.
- Developing versions of presentations that are culturally relevant and culturally sensitive for audiences across Middle East and Asia.
- Currently pursuing a design degree.
- Online/digital experience, preferably in social media.
- Excellent communication skills, especially related to layout and design.
- Innovative approach storytelling.
- Experience with Keynote, Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator required.
- Experience building custom presentations;
- A strong design/formatting aesthetic
- Experience taking complex sets of data and making them easily understood through data visualization.
- Video editing experience.
2. Intern – Economic Affairs, United Nations
Duration: The UNESCAP-SSWA Office offers internship opportunity for minimum 2 months with an opportunity for extension to up to 6 months, if required by the division. Interns work five days per week (35 hours) under the supervision of a staff member in the department or office to which they are assigned.
Daily responsibilities will depend on the individual’s background and the intern’s assigned office as well as the internship period. Duties may include, but are not limited to:
- Assistance in drafting and preparing official documents.
- Attending and summarizing conferences and meetings.
- Document, legal and internet research.
- Assistance during conferences.
- Working on web-presentation.
- Compiling statistics.
- Conduct literature review/desk research to support the drafting of occasional papers/policy briefs on topics such as economic and social development, MDG achievements, and regional economic integration in the subregion and beyond, including transport connectivity, food and energy security, and disaster risk reduction with a special focus on South Asian least developed countries.
- Assist in implementation of projects/activities.
- Assist in media analysis outreach communication activities, including preparing public information materials including web-based publications.
The United Nations Core Competencies include:
- Communication: Ability to draft clearly and concisely, good written and oral language skills.
- Teamwork: Good interpersonal skills, ability to work collaboratively with colleagues from different national and cultural backgrounds to achieve organizational goals.
- Client Orientation: Considers all those to whom services are provided to be ‘clients’ and seeks to see things from clients’ point of view.
To qualify for an internship with the United Nations Internship Programme, applicants must meet one of the following requirements:
a)be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher); or
b)be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum Bachelor’s level or equivalent); or
c)have graduated with a university degree (as defined above) and, if selected, must commence the internship within a one year period of graduation.
– are not required to have professional work experience for participation in the programme;
– shall be computer literate in standard software applications;
– have a demonstrated keen interest in the work of the United Nations and have a personal commitment to the ideals of the Charter; and
– have a demonstrated ability to successfully interact with individuals of different cultural backgrounds and beliefs, which includes willingness to understand and be tolerant of differing opinions and views.
English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. Fluency in spoken and written English is required for the internship. Knowledge of an additional official UN language is an asset. Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish are the official languages of the United Nations Secretariat.
3. Legal Intern, General Electric
To work closely with an identified mentor within the legal function on an allocated project, draft required documents, submit report and make presentations at the end of the tenure.
– Law student.
– Candidate should be enthusiastic, hardworking with researching and drafting skills.
– Should be well versed with computer applications such as excel, power point etc.