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About the company
Transitions (TOL) has numerous opportunities for students, especially those interested in journalism, the media business, development, and marketing. TOL is an international publishing and media development nonprofit organization based in Prague. Our mission is to improve the professionalism, independence, and impact of the news media in the post-communist countries of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. As a public-service media entity we are committed to using local voices to provide probing, informed coverage of these countries.
Time Commitment: approx. 10-15 hours per week
Transitions in the process of creating a new business plan for its flagship news site, Transitions Online (TOL), and its journalism training institute. It’s therefore a great time for an intern who wants to engage in hands-on, “real” business development over the course of the semester and see their work put into practice. The intern will report directly to the executive director.
Conducting targeted research for the business plan and collection of relevant data;
Assisting in the creation of revamped business and financial plans, as well as Presentation material;
Assisting in the creation of marketing plans for the organization’s products; Assisting in the creation of better income tracking systems;
Researching and identifying potential partnerships.
Background in business and/or business/financial studies, ability to work independently and capable of taking initiative on specific projects, excellent research skills, strong excel skills, strong written and verbal communications skills.
How to apply:
Please send your CV and brief motivation letter (no longer than one page) outlining why you are interested in joining our team to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include in the subject line the vacancy title as above.
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