Public Information Intern

Org. Setting and Reporting

The Department of Global Communications/Strategic Communication division internship is for two months with an opportunity for extension, pending on the needs of the department. The internship is UNPAID and full-time. 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. This internship is located in the United Nations Office (UNO) in Azerbaijan / UNO Baku, within the Information Centres Service (ICS), Strategic Communications Division (SCD), Department of Global Communications (DGC).


Daily responsibilities will depend on the individual’s background; the intern’s assigned office as well as the internship period. Duties may include, but are not limited to:

*Monitor the media for news stories of interest to the UNO;

*Research, draft and/or update on-line content for the UN website and social media accounts in Azerbaijan, with guidance from subject matter experts and relevant substantive focal points;

*Assist on media outreach, e.g. distribution of press releases and other information materials to mass media and civil society organisations;

*Assist the UNO Baku in maintaining its social media channels;

*Assist in organising activities for the UN Day and other Observances;

*Provide general office support (e.g. processing correspondence, maintaining files, records, and/or databases, organising meetings, taking meeting minutes, etc.);

*Perform other related duties, as required.

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Important note

Please note that the vacancy is published in the inspira online recruitment tool. You will need to create an account and login in order to see the details of the announced vacancy and apply.

You will have to include 115566 to the ‘Job title’ section and 2) select “Temporary job openings, less than one year” in the “Job Openings” section.

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