With the support and supervision from the Washa Program Lead and the Communications Lead, the interns' responsibilities will include;
? Carrying out research on women in leadership in Africa
? Collating the research findings to provide content for the publication
? Fact checking and generating citations to uphold intellectual honesty and comply with copyright standards
? Developing case studies and content for the publication.
? Planning the content for the publication according to the provided publication's style, Akili Dada’s policy, and printing requirements.
? Assisting in proofreading the copy to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation, and syntax
? Thinking creatively and developing the design concept, graphics, and layout of the publication ? Meeting frequently with staff involved to discuss the publication and track progress.
? Supporting the publication production to the end, including follow-ups and printing while ensuring adherence to strict deadlines requirements.
Required qualifications and skills
? Knowledge of research and data collection techniques
? Statistical and Graphical Analysis of Data
? Proven graphic designing experience
? Up to date with relevant design software and technologies (In Design, Illustrator, Photoshop)
? Possess a creative flair, versatility, conceptual/visual ability and originality ? Excellent written and verbal communication.
? Ability to interact, communicate and present ideas
? Attention to detail
*The intern must be available to start the internship immediately.*
HOW TO APPLY:
Qualified candidates should send their CV, cover letter and a sample of their portfolio on or before 10th August 2018 to [email protected] and include ‘content writing & graphic design Intern’ as the subject line. Young women are highly encouraged to apply.