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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Communications Intern | CWW in Decatur, Georgia

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At Children Without Worms (CWW), we are committed to the global control of soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infections, commonly known as intestinal worm infections. We advocate for the delivery of a defined, integrated package of interventions including preventive chemotherapy, sanitation provision, and behavior change communication to achieve adoption of proper hygiene practices. With national programs and partners, we build national capacity to plan for, implement, and monitor effective STH programs and guide governmental policies. By preventing new infections and mitigating existing ones, we help ensure affected communities thrive and contribute to the development of their nations.

Children Without Worms is a program of the Task Force for Global Health, an independent, 501(c)3, nongovernmental organization based in Atlanta, GA, USA, with a field office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Our programs focus on eliminating diseases and protecting populations. Since our founding, we only take on problems we know can be solved, and we do it through powerful, global collaborations because we are in the business of solving problems.

CWW is seeking a Communications Intern to assist with communications tasks. Under the guidance of the communications team, the Communications Intern will support the maintenance of the website, newsletters and reports; assist in the creation of communications materials for conferences and events; collect and categorize public health resources and project information for sharing via communications channels; develop content for CWW’s social media platforms and perform administrative and other duties as assigned. The Communications Intern may have the opportunity to contribute to specific projects depending on skills and interest.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Developing an Audience analysis that would assist in the design and dissemination of various communications pieces.

  • Support general communications activities, including monitoring digital and social media, assisting in partner outreach, and editing CWW presentations, reports, and fact sheets.

  • Collaborate with the communications team in creating external communications, including:

  • Blog posts

  • News Stories

  • Opinion-editorial

  • Assist with internal communications products, including the development of a presentation style guide, draft or revise SOPs and Policies.

  • Assist in maintaining CWW’s web presence

  • Create simple graphics as needed

  • Assisting in editing CWW photo archives

  • Assist with communications and related tasks for regional partnership meetings

  • Perform other duties as assigned

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Emory University is dedicated to providing equal opportunities and equal access to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Emory University does not discriminate in admissions, educational programs, or employment on the basis of any factor stated above or prohibited under applicable law. Students, faculty, and staff are assured of participation in University programs and in the use of facilities without such discrimination. Emory University complies with Executive Order 11246, as amended, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veteran's Readjustment Assistance Act, and applicable executive orders, federal and state regulations regarding nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action. Emory University is committed to achieving a diverse workforce through application of its affirmative action, equal opportunity and nondiscrimination policy in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training. Inquiries regarding this policy should be directed to the Emory University Department of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Building, Atlanta, GA 30322. Telephone: 404-727-9867 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD).

Emory University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. To request this document in an alternate format or to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Department of Accessibility Services at 404-727-9877 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD). Please note that one week advance notice is preferred.

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Job Number 57354

Job Type Temporary Part-Time

Division Affiliated Organizations

Department Task Force for Global Health

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable

Job Category Admissions & Student Life

Location : Name Task Force for Global Health

Campus Location (For Posting) : Location US-GA-Decatur

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