COMMUNICATION AND ADVOCACY
Community Energy Malawi is a Malawian NGO working with Malawian communities to generate sustainable energy solutions that meet their energy needs. This mission is achieved through implementing activities around: awareness rising in Renewable Energy; lobbying and advocacy; capacity building in Renewable Energy; formation of a mutually supportive network and; fundraising for community projects. There has arisen an opportunity for a fresh graduate at CEM to support its communication and advocacy work. He/she will work under the supervision of an Energy Development Officer and shall be responsible for collecting, writing and editing of CEM success stories and lessons learnt and populating the CEM website with the same. He/She will also support in the management of the CEM Social Media handles (twitter, Facebook, linked in) and shall play a key role in designing and publishing CEM Newsletter. This is a challenging task and offers an opportunity for fresh graduates to break into the job market by demonstrating innovation and dependability. The Intern is expected to be educated to a tertiary level in Journalism or any Social Sciences Discipline with high level of computer skills especially in web management and generation of success/feature stories. He/She should also have love for community work and must demonstrate some maturity in handling people of diverse backgrounds. In return CEM offers a conducive environment for career advancement as well as a modest daily living allowance during the 2 months internship. Interested candidates should submit their CV and a cover letter describing their suitability for the task to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org before the 17th of January 2017. Remember to put in the subject line: Internship Opportunity: Communication and Advocacy.
About Community Energy Malawi
Community Energy Malawi (CEM) provides services in; Networking of organisations and individuals with interest in renewable energy; Raising Awareness on potential of renewable energy; Capacity building in Renewable Energy Technologies; Lobbying and advocacy on Renewable Energy and; Fundraising for and funding Renewable Energy Technologies.CEM will endeavour to provide detailed and timely support on community energy projects. The organization will also help in bringing together policy makers, energy suppliers, installers and users as a way of finding new innovative ways of developing community energy. We are proud to have produced a toolkit on Renewable Energy Technologies. Stakeholders who are planning. Renewable energy, the toolkit is a must.