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043-2-47734-4 SCB มูลนิธิกองทุนไทย (Thai Fund Foundation)

Community Stabilization and Communications Intern


Organization : The International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Type : Nonprofits / องค์กรไม่แสวงหาผลกำไร
Date : 10 Sep 2017
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Deadline : 22 / September / 2017

Open to External Candidates


                    Position Title


Community Stabilization and Communications Intern

                          Duty Station


Bangkok, Thailand

            Type of Appointment


Internship Contract, 06 months

            Estimated Start Date


As soon as possible




                    Closing Date 


September 22, 2017

              Reference Code


CFCV 014/2017


Established in 1951, IOM is the leading inter-governmental organization in the field of migration and works closely with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners. IOM is dedicated to promoting humane and orderly migration for the benefit of all. It does so by providing services and advice to governments and migrants.




Under the direct supervision of the Project and Communication Officer, and the overall supervision of the Programme Manager, Migrant Assistance Unit (MAU) and the Communications and Media Officer of IOM Thailand, the successful candidate will be working on two areas of work – community stabilization and communications. The successful candidate will contribute to the planning and implementation of the project “Promoting stability, well-being and harmony for Myanmar Muslim and host communities in Thailand” as well all communications and media-related activities in IOM Thailand.


Core Functions / Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will have the following duties and responsibilities:


  1. Community Stabilization
  1. Support project staff to produce project communication materials and arrange logistics for the “Promoting stability, well-being and harmony for Myanmar Muslim and host communities in Thailand”
  1. Assist the Project Manager in compiling information on national law, policy and practice in Thailand to create Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in 5 key sectors (Health, Legal aid, Protection, Education and Livelihood).
  1. Assist Project and Communication Officer in preparing for and attending meetings and conferences, including preparation of presentations, documents in Thai and English, drafting of meeting notes, taking minutes, preparation of agenda and logistics.
  1. In coordination with the project staff in Bangkok and sub-offices, assist in editing, publishing and managing distribution of documents produced by the project team and draft correspondence and provide translation of documents and other communications/materials as required;
  1. Perform such other duties as may be required.



  1. Communications and Media
  1. Assist in writing, research, editing, sourcing, collating, and/or rewriting news stories, press releases and web features related to IOM’s work in Thailand;
  1. Assist in the production of information sheets and presentations;
  1. Support the promotion of IOM activities through social and traditional media;
  1. Assist in media relations and providing support to media;
  1. Assist in translation work from English to Thai and vice versa;
  1. Support the planning, logistics and organization of events, exhibitions, meetings, seminars, trainings and workshops when needed;
  1. Provide general administrative and clerical support.



Eligibility and Selection

The Internship Programme aims at attracting talented students and graduates who have a specific interest in, or whose studies have covered, areas relevant to IOM programmes and activities. Interns must be between 19 and 36 years old and should have less than two years of relevant working experience.


Required Qualifications and Experience



General Information

  1. a) Interns are granted a stipend of Baht 12,018.00 per month as partial contribution to accommodation and living expenses. Interns benefiting from an internship allowance or scholarship granted by his/her University or other sponsoring body that includes financial remuneration will not be eligible for the stipend.
  2. b) Before commencing work, the Intern will be required to obtain a fit-to-work medical certificate from his/her doctor and submit vaccination records.
  3. c) The Intern will be responsible for obtaining the necessary entry visa and arranging their travel to

Bangkok. IOM will assist only in issuing documents required in visa processing.

  1. d) IOM only covers the Intern against occupational accidents and illnesses under the Compensation Plan (CP), free of charge, for the duration of the assignment. IOM does not provide evacuation or medical insurance for reasons related to non-occupational accidents and illnesses. The Intern is responsible for his/her own medical insurance for non-occupational accident or illness, and will be required to provide written proof of such coverage before commencing work.
  2. e) Any work produced by interns during their internship within the framework of the duties assigned to them should be used for academic purposes exclusively. All economic and moral rights (copyright) pertaining to such work will remain the exclusive property of IOM.



Fluency in English and Thai is required.



Required Competencies

The incumbent is expected to demonstrate the following technical and behavioural competencies:



Any offer made to the candidate in relation to this Call for Curricular is subject to funding confirmation.


How to apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their applications along with a duly completed IOM Personal History Form to the IOM Bangkok Human Resources Unit at e-mail by September 22, 2017 at the latest. The form can be downloaded from Kindly indicate the reference code CFCV014/2017 followed by your full name in the subject line.


Applications should include: a) a cover letter, indicating the dates of availability; b) a curriculum vitae;

  1. c) a duly completed IOM Personal History Form (may be downloaded from; and, d) 2-3 writing samples (any relevant topic).


Applicants will be contacted only if under serious consideration for the internship assignment.


Posting period:

From 08.09.2017 to 22.09.2017

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