Call for Interns

Start date: March 01, 2021

Duration: 3 months

Location: Kabul

Deadline to apply: February 20, 2021

Reference Number: aelso_intern21

The Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) is looking for passionate, dynamic, multi-skilled students and/or fresh graduates with a keen interest in communication and social media outreach, admin & finance, events management, and academic research to join AELSO’s professional team.

Who are we looking for?

  • Students and/or fresh graduates from Economics, law & political science, public policy, journalism and other related fields.
  • Punctual, self-motivated and well organized individuals
  • Familiarity in social media marketing & communication, admin & finance, and academic research is a plus.
  • Ability to speak and communicate in Pashto, Dari & English is a plus.

What you are expected to do?

  • The selected candidates will work under the direct supervision of AELSO’s Program Manager & Research Associate in order to ensure quality work is done.
  • Website maintenance and social Media activity.
  • Monitoring organization’s social media outlets.
  • Assisting in events management, its planning, logistics and communications.
  • Attending key events organized by the organization.
  • Assisting in research and surveys.

What do we offer?

The selected candidates will benefit from the experience in:

  • Transportation costs will be reimbursed
  • Shared office and lunch will be provided.
  • Interns will be able to develop a solid understanding of external communications practices and practical knowledge of communication tools and softwares.
  • Interns will gain experience in high profile events management.
  • They will gain a through insight into the workings of NGO communications and advocacy.
  • Flexible working hours
  • Certificate upon successful completion of the internship period.

Guidelines to apply;

Applicants are requested to kindly send their CV/Resume and one page cover letter to  before February 20, 2021.

Please mention the reference number as the subject line of the email.

We highly encourage female applicants to apply for this position.

Note: Priority will be given to University students currently enrolled in public or private universities.