Program Associate for External Affairs


About the organization

Internews empowers people worldwide with the trustworthy, high-quality news and information they need to make informed decisions, participate in their communities, and hold power to account. Our vision is to unleash human potential everywhere by turning on the bright light of information.

Internews is a diverse, global organization. We value the perspectives that result from the inclusivity of different voices, and the foundation of our work is to support free and open communications between individuals and groups of all backgrounds. We are an organization of dynamic, mission-driven people who are passionate about our core values and about supporting positive change in the world. We pride ourselves on our commitment to innovation and flexibility. We are an EEO employer and strongly encourage people from all backgrounds to apply for any of our open positions.


The External Affairs Associate provides support to the External Affairs department, encompassing communications, marketing, and fundraising efforts. This position contributes to day-to-day operations related to database management and fundraising activities, event logistics and internal and external communications. This position requires prior experience, education, or training in order to support at the Associate level.

We are seeking a dynamic candidate who brings enthusiasm and organizational skills. Our ideal candidate is eager to join a team that thrives on expanding networks and supporting mission-driven programs. The ideal person for this job has experience in communication, outreach, or fundraising support, and is committed to contributing their efforts to build Internews' success in these areas.

For more information about Essential Duties and Responsibilities, please visit our website:


-Previous experience in communications, outreach, or fundraising
-Bachelor's degree required
-Extraordinary attention to detail
-Database experience, including data entry, report creation, and solid understanding of data integrity
-Experience with Salesforce, or other relationship database software preferred
-Experience with email tools such as Constant Contact, MailChimp, MyEmma and CRM systems
-Strong word processing and spreadsheet skills (Microsoft Office)
-Experience with web and print design (Web publishing, Adobe Creative Suite) preferred
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills
-Excellent organizational and research skills
-Ability to work efficiently and reliably
-Ability to work collaboratively with a diverse staff
-Positive attitude, professional presence, and flexibility in responding to the requirements of the position
-Willingness and ability to travel as needed

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