Youth and Communication Intern (m/f)

Embaixada dos Estados Unidos da América

The U.S. Embassy is recruiting one Youth and Communication Intern (m/f), to be based in Maputo, Mozambique.
  • The interns should support USAID in identifying and meeting with representatives of youth organizations, networks, and associations to gather input into USAID activities geared towards youth and development
  • All qualified Mozambican students at a university in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region who meet the education requirements below
  • Work hours: Part-time; 20 hours/week
  • Salary: Unpaid Internship
  • Length of hire: January 17, 2022 – July 15, 2022 (6 months)
  • Advise the Mission on challenges and opportunities facing youth engagement in civil society, health, agriculture, and education related programming
  • Design and implement a youth mapping exercise for existing USAID/Mozambique programming to identify intentional and unintentional youth programming
  • Support USAID to develop and implement outreach activities targeted at youth audiences
  • Evaluate and provide accurate responses to social media requests from users through private messaging and liaise with technical teams for specific technical requests that require technical input for a response within USAID social media platforms
  • Edit and catalog all photographs and appropriately store them on USAID Mozambique online platforms
  • Design graphics/posters for use in social media, internal and external events; and
  • Assist with general developing of social media content that is targeted to the Mozambican youth population
  • Language: Level 3 (Good Working Knowledge) Speaking, Reading, Writing of Portuguese is required. Level 4 (Fluent) Speaking/Reading/Writing of English is required. (This will be tested)
  • Computer: Google suite (google docs, google drive, Gmail, etc.), Microsoft office suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Marketing, Social Science, Public Health, Economics, Business, or a related field
  • Experience: One to three years of working or volunteering with youth or community-based organizations is desirable. Communications and outreach-related experience is desirable
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
  • All qualified Mozambican students who meet the education requirements below
  • Only applications written in English will be received and considered
  • Additional selection criteria: The candidate must be able to obtain and hold a local security clearance and medical clearance
  • Please note that U.S Embassy in Maputo, Mozambique (and all U.S. Government agencies and Departments) NEVER requires payment of any money in connection with a job application
How to Apply
1. Documentation
  • Interested applicants for this position must submit the following or the application will not be considered: DS-174 form in ENGLISH link here:
  • Copy of school transcript as proof of degree, certification, and employment documents. (ID or Passport)
2. Application
Esta vaga não aceita mais candidaturas


  • Entidade Embaixada dos Estados Unidos da América
  • Local
  • Categoria
  • Tags
  • Publicado 19.10.2021
  • Expira 01.11.2021
  • Partilhar Vaga
  • Reportar erro
  • Traduzir para Português

Perguntas Frequentes

Como posso candidatar-me a vagas através do

Ler artigo