Call for Applications

Call for Applications
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Internship Science Film Festival & Communications Department


at the Goethe-Institut Bangladesh 
Duration: 15 September - 30 December 2022 (3.5 months)
Application Deadline: 5 September 2022


The Goethe-Institut offers a full- time internship with a monthly expense allowance for university students preferably in Journalism, Communications & Media Studies in at least their 3rd semester.

As an intern you will involve in the Communications Department’s regular work and programmes as well as with the Science Film Festival 2022.

1. We offer interns the chance to:

  • Get an insight into the Goethe-Institut’s work in communications
  • Co-develop the Institut’s press / public relations work including digital formats for projects and   events
  • Contribute to the development of our online portal www.goethe.de/dhaka
  • Support the Institut’s social media activities
  • Support (intensively) the Science Film Festival 2022 activities

2. We expect from interns:

  • Good knowledge of digital media and communications in Bangladesh
  • Creativity and ability to conceptualise ideas into projects
  • Very good command of Bengali and English
  • Affinity to Social Media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube)
  • Willingness to complete routine tasks
  • Willingness to work flexible hours
  • An open and friendly manner
  • IT skills with MS Office, photo/illustration programmes as well as ZOOM

3. Documents to be provided:

  • Curriculum Vitae (CV) of max. two A4 pages in English with recent photograph
  • A motivational letter of max. one A4 page for the position (in English)
  • University certificate of your bachelor degree, if available
  • Proof of earlier experiences (certificates) relevant for this position

4. Application process:

Soft-copy applications only containing the above-mentioned documents should be submitted with the subject line “Application: Internship - Communications – [Name]” to communications-dhaka@goethe.de by 5 September 2022.

Note: The Goethe-Institut attaches great importance to equal opportunities for all and therefore welcomes applications from all qualified persons regardless of race, sex, religion, age or disability.

Applicants who have mandatory internship programmes with their universities will be prioritized.