Marketing and Communications Intern - Colombia
Region
Americas
Country / Territory
Colombia
Location
Bogota
Department
Business Support Services
Job Category
Marketing
Pay Band
Locally appointed Grade K
Vacancy Description
Pay Band: Intern / Location: Bogota / Contract: Fixed term 1 year or 6 months (depending on the academic requirement) / Conditions: Academic agreement with university. We only cover Administradora de Riesgos Laborales – ARL / Post holder must have the right to work in Colombia
 
Details
ABOUT THE JOB
As our next Marketing and Communications Intern you will provide operational support to the Marketing and Communications team to meet objectives and targets aligned with the general strategy.

WHAT SHOULD YOU HAVE
You should be studying a career in Marketing, Communications and/or Advertisement, must be eligible for internship as part of the academic programme. Have knowledge and use of social media and digital channels and websites for communications and/or marketing purposes, and experience producing and writing content for online and offline publications.
ABOUT YOUR BEHAVIOURS OR COMPETENCIES 
As we all know, performing successfully in a post requires more than a suitable academic and working background; therefore, we are looking for you to demonstrate the behaviours that are key to our organisation, such as: Making it happen, Working together, Being accountable, Shaping the future, Connecting with others, Creating shared purpose.

WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY? 
Because you will be joining an organisation that create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust. We work with over 100 countries across the world in the fields of arts and culture, English language, education and civil society. 

Marketing at the British Council is a strategic function which drives awareness, understanding and engagement with us across our diverse audiences. We use insight, knowledge and analysis of our market and our customers to engage them with the British Council’s international cultural relations mission, our products and services in the most impactful and effective way. We lead the development of our brand and use our expertise to tell inspiring stories to enhance our global reputation, build lifelong relationships, engage our staff and prove the impact of what we do.

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION?  
Marketing and Communications Intern Role Profile
British Council Behaviours
British Council Core skills

HOW TO APPLY?  
Click on the apply button and follow the instructions.

WHAT IS YOUR DEADLINE?
If you are interested, please make sure to apply before the closing date: September 12, 2019 at 23:59 UK time. 

HOW LONG DOES THIS PROCESS TAKES?  
After reviewing applications, you can be shortlisted for an interview or not, in either case we will notify you.  After the 1st interview, there could be a second interview stage or assessment. Once that is done, the panel makes a decision, we run a reference check process and then an offer is extended. In every stage we provide feedback via e-mail. Thanks so much for your patience!   

ABOUT US 
The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities,building connections and engendering trust.

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect diversity of UK society at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. In line with the British Council’s Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks.

The British Council believes that all children have potential and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. The British Council affirms the position that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989.