Communications Intern

Terms of Reference

Title:    Communications Intern
Location:    Hanoi
Duration:    3 months, full time, starting May 2

Friedrich-Ebert- Stiftung in Vietnam is looking for a Vietnamese Communications Intern to support the work of FES Climate Change and Green Growth project.

About Friedrich-Ebert- Stiftung in Vietnam

Friedrich-Ebert- Stiftung (FES) is the oldest political foundation in Germany. With an international network of more than 100 offices worldwide, FES contributes to fostering the core values of social democracy - freedom, solidarity and social justice. Moreover, FES offices throughout the world have been promoting sustainable development models for many decades. In 2010, FES established a new global working line focusing on climate justice and social-ecological-transformation.

As one of the first international NGOs to work in Vietnam, FES has built a close cooperation with its partners in the Communist Party, Government, National Assembly, mass organizations, and civil society, engaging in a political dialogue and promoting participatory decision making in almost all essential policy fields - ranging from human rights, gender equality, and economic and financial stability to climate change and energy policy.

Since 2015, FES Vietnam has also served as a regional hub in the field of climate change, energy, and the environment for FES Asia.


The objective of this assignment is to support the development and implementation of communication/ awareness raising products to promote green practices in particular and provide administrative assistance to projects and events implemented by FES in general.

Key Tasks

The Communications Intern’s tasks include but are not limited to the followings:

  • Contribute to producing documents such as brochures, briefs, images, etc. in both English and Vietnamese to articulate FES in Vietnam’s work
  • Assist with administrative, financial and logistic tasks
  • Translate for communication products and reports
  • Travel to project locations as necessary
  • Other tasks as agreed with the supervisor

Selection Criteria

  • Experience in producing visual communication products
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate fluently in English, both written and verbal
  • Highly organized with meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to organize competing priorities
  • High level of motivation

Application procedure  

Interested candidates should submit the following documents in English, stating “Intern” as email title, to Mrs. Nguyen Hoang Ngan, [email protected] by 20.04.2018.           

  • Motivation letter (or email): What motivated you to apply for an internship with FES? What do you expect from the internship? How can you contribute to our work?
  • CV
  • Supporting examples of past work

Short-listed candidates will be contacted within 1 week after the deadline.

Job Details
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Application Deadline: 
Fri, 2018-04-20