Job Title: Monitoring Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Intern

Project Overview and Role Purpose of Position:

  • The Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) intern will support the Engaged Citizens MEL and delivery teams in documenting learning, progress and results.
  • We are especially looking for a highly skilled and motivated individual who is interested in gaining significant hands-on experience in the areas of communications, adaptive programming, knowledge management, research and social media management.
  • The intern will report to the MEL Reporting Officer with overall guidance from the Head of Monitoring Evaluation and Learning.

Responsibilities Primary responsibilities:

  • Draft event and activity briefs, articles, blog posts, case studies, success stories, reports and press releases
  • Write up notes from reflections and support synthesis of learnings
  • Support archival, knowledge sharing and management
  • Capture and appropriately label photographic and videography evidence
  • Social media management (Facebook, Twitter, mailchimp, Instagram)
  • Assist in compiling and editing ECP weekly digest, calendar of events and updating ECP shared calendar on SharePoint
  • Update knowledge management compendium
  • Assist in compiling content for e-newsletters and in synthesizing technical reports into draft communication pieces
  • Assist in planning, writing and managing e-blasts and e-newsletters.
  • Design infographics, leaflets, fliers, and other graphics
  • Format reports and other technical documents

Time Period and Commitment:

  • Four days per week, a total of 28 hours per week, usually between the hours of 8am-5pm, Monday – Thursday, with some flexibility. A commitment of a minimum of 4 months is required.

Requirements Education, Skills, Experience & Qualities Required:

  • Undergraduate student of Mass Communication, Public Relations, English or Development-related field, or currently enrolled in a masters level program.
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills with some exposure to the rigor of writing at the international level
  • Thorough understanding of social media (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube etc.) with social media and website management experience
  • Strong computer skills with interest and ability to learn new software
  • Graphic design, video production or digital photography skills an advantage
  • Motivated and energetic self-starter who takes initiative
  • Ability to multi-task and balance multiple projects and priorities simultaneously
  • Enthusiasm to learn and develop new skills within the role.


  • Hands-on experience in communications, adaptive programming, knowledge management, research, social media management, monitoring, evaluation and learning in a professional environment in an internship position while receiving required support, mentoring and supervision.
  • Being an equal member of a fun, professional, passionately engaging and dynamic team.

Application Closing Date 22nd August, 2017.


How to Apply

Submit your CV and Application Online : Click Here