INTERNSHIP: Office and press assistant with good English communication skills and good knowledge of computers (preferably MAC)
ABOUT DESIGNERS AGAINST AIDS
DAA is an organization & fashion brand founded in 2004 to raise HIV/AIDS awareness in the international media and towards the general public, more specifically towards young people in the industrialized countries.
A great example of this approach was our last campaign/collection launched worldwide in February '08 in partnership with giant retailer H&M (Fashion Against AIDS), together with top fashion and music icons to build a trendy collection made of organic cotton that was sold in 28 countries. We also take part in events, exhibitions, fairs and festivities and collaborate with interested artists, organizations and brands -drawing more attention to the cause as we go.
ABOUT THE POSITION WE OFFER:
Knowledge, skills and experience to be acquired:
Through the internship you will gain practical, real-world experience working on an international project for a good cause strongly based on communication with a creative approach. You should be familiar with Adobe programs, specially Photoshop, and we appreciate if you are experienced in updating web sites.
Assisting the press department: updating web pages, handling and organizing DAA's communication online, data base, press plans, press conferences, press book, notes, press relations, presentations, dossiers... and assisting in regular office tasks and posting parcels.
Monitoring and evaluation plan:
Throughout your internship you will receive feedback on your performance. This will culminate in a final evaluation at the end of the internship.
Your communication skills in general are important, your capacity of integration and working in a team will be of great value for us.
LOCATION: Antwerpen / Belgium
DURATION: 6 months - 1 year
TYPE OF POSITION: INTERNSHIP
COMPANY: DESIGNERS AGAINST AIDS
Ninette Murk/ Javier Barcala
Bredabaan 260 2170 Merksem, Antwerpen (Belgium)
+ 0032 32 373382
FINAL DATE OF APPLICATION: 28/02/2009