IDF is looking to hire an Intern to join our Congress team.
The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) is an alliance of over 230 national diabetes associations with two million members in more than 164 countries and territories, IDF has been at the vanguard of global diabetes advocacy for over 50 years.
The Intern will work remotely and the period of the internship is to be defined with the candidate.
The IDF Intern Programme gives undergraduate students the opportunity to obtain training and exposure to IDF’s work in the field of diabetes and non-communicable diseases.
Works under the supervision of the IDF Congress Manager and in collaboration with the IDF Communications Team
Supports activities to promote the IDF Congress 2022 to increase attendance and sponsorship
Promotion of the IDF Congress 2022
Supports marketing & promotion of the IDF Congress 2022 in Lisbon through various online and offline channels (website, social media, e-alerts, email)
Supports stakeholder and target audience mapping by identifying relevant contacts in the international and national diabetes community
Identifies diabetes-related events for cross promotion
Supports the development and distribution of promotional material (print and online)
Administrative & communication tasks
Assists in drafting congress-related communications (monthly newsletter, regular e-alerts) to IDF stakeholders and email distribution list
Handles incoming requests for information
Compiles reports and presentations
Updates the congress database
Knowledge and complexity
Knowledge level: higher secondary education or equivalent by experience
Knowledge of standard business software including web design
Knowledge of social media and marketing tools
Fluency in English (oral and written including editing)
Good working knowledge of one or more of the following languages – Arabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish - is an asset
Good organizational and analytical skills
Ability to work with an international, multi-cultural environment
Can work from home
How to apply
Interested applicants are requested to send a CV and cover letter to Ms Audrey Baerten, Office Manager at HR@idf.orgbefore the 1st of December 2021.