The UNU Office of Communications is accepting internship applications in the following areas:
Interns will spend 3 to 6 months working in the Office of Communications at UNU Headquarters in Shibuya, Tokyo. Interns will assist with day-to-day office tasks and support the Office of Communications team in researching and keeping up to date with emerging technologies, and digital and communications trends. The positions are ideally suited to those wishing to gain communications and outreach experience both locally (in Tokyo) and internationally.
Candidates preferably should reside in the Tokyo area. UNU does not provide interns with financial assistance, visa arrangements, stipend or travel assistance; therefore, interns must be able to support themselves in the Tokyo metropolitan area for the duration of the internship.
Candidates applying for internships with the Office of Communications should indicate the main area in which they want to work and their relevant experience/expertise. All candidates should have competent skill sets including:
Interns are anticipated to be college students enrolled in educational programmes or new graduates in areas such as journalism, marketing, communications, media, political science, public relations, web development and/or video production. The following experience is highly desirable:
Interested candidates should submit a duly completed application form accompanied by a brief curriculum vitae and cover letter to:
Brendan Barrett, Head of Communications,
For more information contact:
Brendan Barrett, PhD
Head of Communications
UNU Office of Communications