Action Against Hunger | ACF-International

Communications Intern

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Action Against Hunger | ACF-International is recruiting for Full time Communications Intern

Job Description

Action Against Hunger works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Communications Intern

(Country & Base): Nigeria, Abuja
Starting date: June 2019
Contract duration: 6 months
Line Manager: Media and Communications Officer


  • The Communications Intern will support the implementation of communications plans to increase the visibility and profile of AAH with partners, the media and the communities.
  • S/He will be responsible for the management of the organization’s social media channels and will work directly with the advocacy and communications team and closely with project teams.

Objective 1

  • Support Advocacy and Communications Activities

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to the Communications Officer to collect information on programmes, write and disseminate content.
  • Daily management of the organization’s social media platforms; Facebook, Twitter
  • Update information of programme activities on social media platforms
  • Support to design advocacy and communication materials such as advocacy briefs, success stories.
  • Collect, maintain and organize communication data and materials on No Hunger Forum.

Internal Relationship:

  • Media and Communication Officer: Hierarchical relationship - reporting, exchange of information and collaboration on program, communications and other issues.
  • Advocacy Manager: Exchange of information, collaboration, coordination on advocacy agenda.
  • Technical Coordinators : exchange of information and collaboration on program issues
  • Country Director:  Collaboration and exchange of information on relations with media and Government institutions.
  • Programme Managers: Collaboration and exchange of information on project activities and events.

External Relationship:

  • Governmental and non-governmental partners : exchange of information, coordination, training, supervision, influence on choice of technical options
  • Cluster and other coordination forums


Job Requirements
Minimum years of experience

Other Requirements

Position Requirements

  • A university graduate degree.
  • Previous experience engaging audience on social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook etc.
  • Any related prior internship experience is preferred.
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills
  • Good photography and videography skills.
  • Exceptional organization, time management, and attention to detail;
  • Excellent computer literacy including all Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook);
  • Excellent attention to detail, highly organized, rigorous, self-motivated, strong sense of responsibility, ability to work independently;
  • Approachable, diplomatic, able to work effectively in diverse, cross-cultural teams in a complex, multi-site work environment;
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Must be a resident of Abuja and within the ages of 20 to 30 years.

Skills & Experience

  • Professional, motivated, open, creative, mature, responsible, flexible and, culturally sensitive
  • Excellent team player
  • Microsoft Office Skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word)
  • Commitment to AAH mission, values and policy
  • Familiar with Northeast Nigeria context


  • Experience in graphic designing

Monthly Stipend: 40,000 Naira

Application Closing Date
14th June, 2019.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Note: Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.

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About Action Against Hunger | ACF-International
Action Against Hunger | ACF-International  is a global humanitarian organization committed to ending world hunger. The organization helps malnourished children while providing communities with access to safe water and sustainable solutions to hunger. Action Against Hunger was established in 1979 by a group of French doctors, scientists, and writers. Nobel Prize-winning physicist Alfred Kastler served as the organization's first chairman.Recognized as a leader in the fight against malnu...
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Job Summary
June 11, 2019
Offer Type
Full time
Abuja Federal Capital Territory
June 14, 2019
Media / Art / Entertainment
NGO / Non-Profit / International Agencies
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