International Public Health And Housing External Relations Intern

internship - full time, unpaid

Archive Global
New York, NY
Closed
Posted 53 Days ago
Archive Global
New York, NY
internship - full time, unpaid
Posted 53 Days ago
Closed

Description

Grad Schools New! Jobs Search Internship International Public Health and Housing External Relations Intern Posted by ARCHIVE Global | New York, NY ARCHIVE Global ------------ New | Published 7 hours ago ------------ Application Deadline August 16, 2019 Hours Per Week 30+ ------------ See all listings from this organization About this organization About ARCHIVE Global: Architecture for Health In Vulnerable Environments ARCHIVE Global is an international non-profit organization that utilizes architectural design to reduce the global burden of disease. Working within socioeconomically vulnerable communities around the world, we apply innovative, low-cost housing design solutions to improve living conditions and health outcomes for the poorest of the poor. With projects in in almost 10 countries, ARCHIVE has directly benefited thousands around the world with improved living conditions and healthier lives. Weve also reached over ten thousand people with training, education, and awareness campaigns promoting the vital connection between housing and health. ARCHIVE Global believes that health should not be negatively impacted by the state of housing. Operating in the spaces of development, health, and architecture, we prioritize housing design as a key strategy in combating disease around the world. By using one basic right housing we deliver one basic need health. Our Approach Research We investigate how the built environment contributes to public health challenges globally. Advocacy We inform communities about best practices to improve health and reduce the risk of disease and strive to bring change at an international level by informing in public policy. Design We design, test, and build practical housing solutions that actively combat poor health. ARCHIVE Global is a young, dynamic, and growing organization which has worked in 9 countries. Recent recognition includes: One of 8 Worlds Best Sustainability Ideas - Forbes Magazine OpenIDEO Winner 1 of 25 Big Ideas - Interior Design Magazine Role ARCHIVE seeks an External Relations Officer Intern to assist with outreach efforts including events, communications, and partnership efforts. This position will work closely with the organizations leadership team and others, but will also be asked to lead projects independently. Responsibilities As ARCHIVEs External Relations Officer Intern you will have to following duties: * Assist in developing organizational communications strategies for ambitious projects around the world; * Draft reports, articles, blogs, and other materials; * Create and promote new content for social media and other communications platforms, and increase number of followers on all social media platforms; * Engage with constituents and other stakeholders; * Organize, coordinate, and participate in advocacy and/or representational visits, events and meetings as needed; * Initiate communications strategies and securing speaking engagements; * This is not a complete list and depending on skill and interest you may be asked to assist with other tasks; Qualifications * BA degree in writing, business, political science, communications, or other relevant degree; * Immaculate communication skills and ability to work within a team; * Strict eye for detail and aesthetics; * Ability to multitask productively; * Interest in built environment, public health, and/or international development; * Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite a plus; * Experience in international development or low income settings; * Must be authorized to work in the USA. Desirable * Bilingual fluency in English and another language. * 3+ years of experience in expertise. About ARCHIVE Global: Architecture for Health In Vulnerable Environments ARCHIVE Global is an international non-profit organization that utilizes architectural design to reduce the global burden of disease. Working within Read more about this internship Details at a glance * On-site Location * Academic Credits Benefits A meal stipend and monthly Metrocard are provided. The post is budgeted as a 6-month contract. A meal stipend and monthly Metrocard are provided. The post is budgeted as a 6-month contract. How To Apply recruitment@archiveglobal.org http://archiveglobal.org/ Please send cover letter, CV, and writing sample (500-1000 words and two sample social media posts) to recruitment@archiveglobal.org, subject, External Relations Officer Intern. Please send cover letter, CV, and writing sample (500-1000 words and two sample social media posts) to recruitment@archiveglobal.org, subject, External Relations Officer Intern. Location 111 5th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10003

Skills

research, public health, social media, communication, public policy, writing, international development, blogging, strategic communications, education, political science, advocacy, microsoft word, leadership, training

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