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Translation and Editorial Intern in London

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We are looking for a translation and editorial intern. Reporting to the Communications Officer, your role will mostly involve translating and proofreading documents, press releases and short pieces for social media from Italian into English. Flexibility and an ability to multitask are essential.

Job Description

We are looking for a translation and editorial intern. Reporting to the Communications Officer, your role will mostly involve translating and proofreading documents, press releases and short pieces for social media from Italian into English. Flexibility and an ability to multitask are essential.



What we offer:

This role will provide valuable experience in many aspects of translation & editorial work. You'll play a key role in our close-knit team, and work with us to spread the message about EMERGENCY's work across the UK.

The internship is unpaid but lunch and reasonable travel expenses will be refunded.

We cannot sponsor visas, so only applicants who have eligibility to work in the UK will be considered for the above post.

The internship lasts for 3 months, starting in September 2017.

We ask:

  • Bachelor or University Student
  • Not neccessary
  • Essential requirements:

  • Native speaker level of English
  • Excellent degree of literacy; excellent written
    communication skills
  • An interest in media and communications
  • Close attention to detail

Desirable requirements:

  • Interest in humanitarian work
  • Graduate or student of English, Modern Languages,
    Translation Studies or other relevant disciplines
  • A good understanding of Italian language
  • Ideally, we would like you to volunteer with us for at least 2 days a week, but we can be flexible with this for the right candidate.

    EMERGENCY has been providing free, high-quality care to the victims of

    war, poverty, and landmines for over 23 years. In that time, we have treated
    over 8 million patients, built and operated hospitals in 16 countries, and have
    trained hundreds of medical and non-medical staff.


    The internship lasts for 3 months, starting in September 2017.

    Further Information

    Location
    London
    Salary
    Unpaid
    Working Hours
    Ideally minimum 2 days a week but we are flexible.
    Type of Contract
    Internships
    Type of Job
    Advertising / Marketing / PR
    Education Level
    University
    Full UK/EU driving license preferred
    No
    Car Preferred
    No
    Must be eligible to work in the EU
    Yes
    Cover Letter Required
    Yes
    Languages
    English, Italian