Monday, August 27, 2018

AHRI: Communications Internship 2018 / 2019 in Durban

Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI) invites applicants to
apply for Communications Internship Programme for 2018 / 2019
in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal.
Internship Application Closing Date:
27 July 2018
Internship Location: Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
Internship Provider: Africa Health Research
Institute (AHRI)
The purpose of this position is to support the
Communications Department at AHRI and SANTHE specifically
with their design and multimedia related work. We are
looking for someone with strong design, multimedia,
story-telling and written communication skills.

Job Functions
Academic,Creative,Design,Editing,Graduate,Intern,Media,Public
Relations,Research,Social Media

Industries
Academic,Healthcare,Medical,Ngo / Non-Profit,Pharmaceutical
/ Medical / Healthcare / Hygiene,Research,Science &
Technology

Specification
Our ideal candidate will be curious about the world and
interested in scientific research and its power for
change.
We are also looking for someone who is a team player and
is not afraid to pitch in and get their hands dirty.
Getting the job done might involve carrying boxes,
sticking 1000 pieces of confetti on 100 invites – while
blowing up balloons. All before 6am.In return we provide
a competitive stipend and a supportive, flexible
environment with opportunities for further education,
training and growth.
Requirements
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
1.Undergraduate degree in brand communication, graphic
design, visual communication or a closely related field
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE
1.No required previous work experience for this
position, but a strong portfolio and evidence of
initiative regarding freelance or part-time work in
visual and/or written communication will be an
advantage.
ADVANTAGEOUS
2.Matric level physical science and biology is an
advantage
3.Previous experience working in SharePoint is an
advantage
4.Previous experience using a CMS is an advantage
5.A driver’s license is an advantage
6.An interest in or demonstrated experience of Science
Communication is an advantage
SKILLS AND DESIABILITIES REQUIRED
1.Advanced competency in InDesign, Illustrator,
Photoshop and Premiere Pro (or similar)
2.Visual literacy
3.Strong storytelling and research skills
4.Photography skills
5.Video skills (from concept to filming to editing and
post production)
6.Strong spoken and written English ability
7.Ability to take initiative and work independently
8.Flexibility
9.Strong interpersonal communication skills
Please note only those candidates who meet the minimum
requirements will be considered. AHRI is fully
compliant with South African labour law and is
committed to employment equity. This position is open
to South African applicants and valid work permit
holders.
AHRI reserves the right in special circumstances to
accept late applications or to extend the above date in
order to facilitate further searches. Furthermore, AHRI
reserves the right not to make an appointment. Please
consider your application unsuccessful if you have not
been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date.

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