WIMUN Digital Media Intern
DIGITAL MEDIA INTERN
START DATE: AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
DEADLINE TO APPLY: APRIL 30, 2021
WIMUN DIGITAL CONTENT INTERN
- The World Federation of United Nations Associations (WFUNA) is a global
nonprofit organization working for a stronger and more effective United
Nations. Established in 1946, we represent and coordinate a membership
of over 100 United Nations Associations and their thousands of members.
We work to build a better world by strengthening and improving the
United Nations, through the engagement of people who share a global
mindset and support international cooperation – global citizens. Our
organization has offices at the UN Headquarters in New York and Geneva,
as well as in Seoul, Republic of Korea.
- The WFUNA International Model United Nations (WIMUN) is WFUNA’s
Model UN program and the most accurate simulation of the United
Nations in the world. With participants from over 100 countries and all
inhabited continents, WIMUN is a truly international educational
- The WIMUN Digital Media Intern assists with the creation of digital media
and communications for all WFUNA International Model United Nations
conferences. He/she will work closely with and report to WFUNA’s Model
UN Coordinator and Model UN Program Associate.
- The position is remote.
- This is an unpaid internship.
- Marketing :The WIMUN Digital Media Intern will have the opportunity to
have a significant input in the development of marketing materials for
upcoming WIMUN conferences. This may include, but is not limited to, the
creation of videos and graphics that can be utilized in email campaigns or
on the WIMUN website. If agreed upon by the intern and his/her
supervisor, this may also include assisting with the development of a
broader marketing strategy and/or the upcoming WIMUN website
- Social Media :The WIMUN Digital Media Intern will assist with maintaining
WIMUN’s social media presence including but not limited to Facebook,
Instagram, Snapchat, Flicker, and Twitter. He/she will help to develop a
coherent social media strategy that can be applied across different social
media pages and will be create strong visuals to help reach a wide
- Website and Newsletter :The WIMUN Digital Media Intern will assist with
managing the WIMUN website (www.wfuna.org/wimun) and update it
regularly. He/she will work closely with WFUNA’s Model UN Program
Associate and WFUNA’s Digital Media & Communications Officer to ensure
a successful integration of the WIMUN website into the WFUNA website.
He/she will also send out regular newsletters with information about past
events, upcoming WIMUN conferences, and other WIMUN related news.
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
WIMUN DIGITAL CONTENT INTERN
- Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Communications, Marketing, or a related
- Previous experience with the creation of digital media content, such as
graphics for social media or marketing campaigns, video creation and
- Previous experience with Model UN (and WIMUN in particular, is a plus).
- Knowledge of the United Nations. Non-profit/civil society experience is a
- Excellent written and oral communication skills in English (French and/or
Spanish are a plus).
High energy, results-oriented self-starter who can involve and motivate
key stakeholders, staff, and interns
Thrives in a multi-faceted, fast-paced, and challenging environment.
Well-organized with close attention to detail and implementation.
Strategic, progressive, and creative thinker.
To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and 1-2 samples of previous
digital content you created to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications
will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and we will close the application on
April 30, 2021. Interviews will take place on a rolling basis and WFUNA
reserves the right to close applications early if a suitable candidate is
found before April 30. Your application materials should be submitted in
English. Please indicate “WIMUN Digital Media Internship” in the subject
line of your email and consolidate your resume and cover letter into one
document. Due to the volume of applications received, please note that
only candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted. No
phone calls, please.