World Association of News Publishers

Marketing Intern for Middle East (f/m) (September 2019 to March 2020)

Marketing Intern for Middle East (f/m) (September 2019 to March 2020)

Starting date: 
September 2019

Frankfurt/Main, Germany

WAN-IFRA, based in Paris, France, and Frankfurt, Germany, with subsidiaries in Singapore and India, is the global organization of the world’s newspapers and news publishers. It represents more than 18,000 publications, 15,000 online sites and over 3,000 companies in more than 120 countries. Its core mission is to defend and promote press freedom, quality journalism and editorial integrity and the development of prosperous businesses.

WAN-IFRA is looking for an

Marketing Intern for Middle East (f/m)

for our team based in Frankfurt am Main, Germany

In this position you will assist the Director Middle East with the marketing, organization and production of our regional

flagship event “Middle East Conference 2020”, which will take place in Dubai, UAE in March 2020.

Your tasks

  • Assisting the Director Middle East
  • Advertise the event via social media (Facebook, Twitter, Xing, Linked-In)
  • Assisting with the production of marketing materials (web banners, posters, flyers, newsletters) in print and online
  • Writing content for our blog and website
  • Taking care of participants and speakers of the event (information letters, special requests)

Your profile

  • Graduate or Student (business administration / marketing management / tourism or similar)
  • Some previous office-based work experience
  • Fluent in spoken and written English is a must (native English speaker is a big plus)
  • Knowledge in Arabic language (not a must but a big plus)
  • Able to work with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop)
  • Excellent communication, time management and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of social media and MS Office, knowledge of HTML is an asset
  • Enthusiastic, self-motivated and outgoing
  • Based in Frankfurt/M area (not a must but a big plus)
  • Work permit for Germany is required !!!


Your benefits

  • The opportunity to work for an international organization
  • Gain an insight into all aspects of project planning and management
  • An engaging, fun and international working environment, with many international contacts
  • Salary suitable for an internship

We are looking forward to receiving your application. Please send your application via email in one file, in- including your

motivation letter, CV and your references to