Opportunity with USAID SCHEP
Sustainable Cultural Heritage Through Engagement of Local Communities Project (SCHEP),
is a USAID project implemented by the American Center of Oriental Research
(ACOR) that uses a unique methodology for preserving, managing and promoting
cultural heritage resources in Jordan through a community-first approach. The
project began in 2014 and will continue until 2022.
USAID SCHEP is
looking for a paid Social Media Intern to work closely with the SCHEP team on a
number of social media and communications tasks related to Tourism Development,
particularly by supporting several micro- to small-scale enterprises (MSEs)
supported by SCHEP throughout Jordan.
Internship is an intensive 1-month position (can be extended to additional two
months based on the performance). The work will include fieldwork and site
- Manage the
social media calendar for multiple MSEs
campaign ideas along with the Tourism Development and Communications teams
- Post on
various social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn in
English and Arabic
write, edit, and proof communications materials such as press releases, web
stories, blog posts, and other communications materials
- Assist in
pitching stories about SCHEP-supported MSEs to local or international media
- Track social
media engagement to identify high-performing ideas and campaigns for
- Assist in
photographing and recording organizational events (i.e. community outreach
events, workshops, media visits and tours, etc.)
analytics to gauge the success of campaigns
marketing team at live and online events
administrative assistance and other tasks as needed
graduate majoring in management, cultural heritage management, tourism,
communications, or any related field.
written and spoken Arabic and English.
- Strong oral
and written communication skills.
knowledge of social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, etc.
To apply, please send a CV and cover letter
(letter can be written in Arabic or English) to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject (Social Media Internship). Only shortlisted candidates will be
contacted for interviews.