Digital Communications Intern - Content Creation and Copywriting

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World Wide Fund for Nature

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Singapore, Singapore

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Company
World Wide Fund for Nature (Singapore) Limited
wwf.sg
Designation
Digital Communications Intern - Content Creation and Copywriting
Date Listed
08 Sep 2022
Job Type
Entry Level / Junior Executive
Intern/TS
Job Period
From Jan 2023, For At Least 6 Months
Profession
Advertising / Media
Industry
Others
Location Name
Singapore
Allowance / Remuneration
$800 - 1,000 monthly
Company Profile

WWF - World Wide Fund for Nature

WWF is an independent conservation organization, with over 35 million followers and a global network active through local leadership in over 100 countries. Our mission is to stop the degradation of the planet's natural environment and to build a future in which people live in harmony with nature, by conserving the world's biological diversity, ensuring that the use of renewable natural resources is sustainable, and promoting the reduction of pollution and wasteful consumption. Find out more at panda.org.

WWF has teams of experts working to protect the natural resources that sustain and inspire us.

Together, we are creating a world where people live in harmony with nature. Join us. Because together, anything is possible.

WWF's Earth Hour

Starting as a symbolic lights-out campaign in Sydney (Australia) in 2007, WWF’s Earth Hour has grown to become the world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment, mobilizing millions to take action in over 190 countries and territories. It is an hour that unites the world. It empowers and inspires anyone to take part and harnesses the power of the crowd to create positive environmental impact.

Now going into its seventeenth year, Earth Hour continues to shine a light on climate change and nature loss - the two biggest environmental issues facing our planet today. The time for action has never been more critical. Earth Hour 2023 will encourage people around the world to switch off and speak up for nature - to stand in solitary for our one home.

Learn more at earthhour.org.

Internship Opportunity: Ever wondered what it feels like to be part of the biggest environmental movement on the planet? WWF International is seeking passionate and committed individuals to support our global team with the role based in Singapore. We are looking for candidates to work in brand and campaign development, community engagement, digital communications and design work across a wide variety of mediums. The opportunities are open to both students and young professionals, and the term of the internship is at least 4 months up to 6 months, starting January 2023.

What we are looking for:

  • Passion, enthusiasm and willingness to learn

  • Ability to work independently and with a team in a fast paced environment - big Zoom calls don’t intimidate you!

  • Proactive personality with positive working attitude

  • Interest in environmental, climate change and/or sustainability issues - bonus points if Greta Thunberg is your hero!

Depending on the length of arranged working hours, a stipend will be remunerated for the internship. Also, upon completion of this internship, you have the opportunity to request for a letter of recommendation based on your performance during the internship.

Job Description

Major Functions:

This role is part of the Digital team at WWF International Communications and Marketing Division based in Singapore, reporting to the Global Social Media & Digital Communications Specialists. The role is also part of the cross-functional Earth Hour global team.

Be part of a dynamic and diverse team - where the primary role is to assist in the up-keep and management of WWF’s digital channels - including campaign activity for Earth Hour over a six-month period - focusing primarily on WWF and Earth Hour’s global website, blogs, and email newsletters.

The role will also involve creating rich media content and assets for Earth Hour social media channels and WWF Network offices. This includes, writing copy, editing videos, creating graphics based on the content pillars or brief provided and assuring the content meets the the brands tone and vibe while constantly driving and finding opportunities to increase reach, engagement, and impact.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the ideation of content and activations across Earth Hour and WWF channels including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, LinkedIn, as well as website, blog, and email.

  • Devise, develop and deliver compelling, engaging and inspiring digital content (including - but not limited to - videos, images, GIFs etc.) in collaboration with internal and external production teams for use on WWF and Earth Hour channels

  • Help produce short-form and long-form written content for different digital platforms (social, web, and email) and audiences

  • Stay up to date with the latest digital and social trends and activations, finding ways to incorporate elements within our WWF and Earth Hour content

  • Run paid ad campaigns

Required Skills and Competencies:

  • Past work experience in a similar role

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, English, Marketing, Communications or equivalent

  • Excellent written communication skills, including exceptional spelling and grammar

  • Ability to consistently meet deadlines and work well under pressure

  • Meticulous attention to detail

  • Exceptional organisational skills

  • Can work well under pressure and manage and prioritise multiple projects

  • Any paid ads knowledge is not essential but would be advantageous

This job description covers the main tasks. Other tasks may be assigned as necessary according to organisational needs.

We may also disclose personal data about you to our affiliates in the network in order to manage our relationship with you.


Application Instructions
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