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2018 Summer internship now open

Wednesday, 31 January, 2018

Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center Summer Internships

Responsibilities

Interns will provide crucial assistance to SQCC’s conferences, events, and outreach activities, and will provide administrative support to SQCC staff. This internship offers a unique opportunity to participate in the organization’s core outreach mission.

Outreach

• Assist in efforts to promote Omani culture through assisting with the design and implementation of public events, teacher workshops, and other outreach activities

• Photograph SQCC events for website and social media

• Maintain SQCC mailing list

Research and writing

• Conduct research and write entries for the Indian Ocean in World History website (www.indianoceanhistory.org), a K-12 teacher resource


Website and social media

• Write content for website and contribute to social media accounts

• Work to maximize SQCC’s reach online, through increased website traffic and social media reach


Design

• Help design flyers, booklets, and invitations

Administrative Tasks

• Maintain students' enrollment and attendance tracking
• Accurate data input into our Student Information System (SIS)
• 
Process and update all student academic records with integrity, accuracy, and timeliness
• Assist with the Arabic language program events and activities



Required skills
Applicants should have strong research, writing, and interpersonal skills, as well as familiarity with the Arab World

Prior experience in research, event planning, communications, and/or office management is preferred

Basic photography skills

Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) is essential


Desired skills
Familiarity with Oman

Photoshop skills preferred

Arabic language ability

General graphic design skills preferred 

 

More information
The internship is based in Washington, D.C.

Interns will receive a stipend

Please note that candidates must be authorized to work in the United States

Applicants must be fluent English speakers

Undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent graduates are eligible

Candidates with full-time availability are preferred, though part-time schedules will be considered

 

Important
SQCC is not responsible for arranging accommodations or facilitating visa applications for applicants.

SQCC will contact only those candidates who are extended an interview.

 

To apply

Applications are accepted and reviewed on an on-going basis. Final deadline to apply for the Summer Internship is 1 March.

Please send the following to 
jobs@sqcc.org with a subject line “Internship Application—Full Name.”

·  Cover letter, including availability

·  Resume

·  List of three references

·  Brief writing sample (no more than four pages, an excerpt is fine)

 

Please direct any questions about the SQCC internship to info@sqcc.org







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