FOREIGN NATIONAL STUDENT INTERN PROGRAM AMERICAN CENTER INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY
ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER: 2017-12
OPEN TO: All non-U.S. citizen university student residents in Vietnam
POSITION: Public Affairs Section Student Intern (11 positions)
OPENING DATE: March 7, 2017
CLOSING DATE: March 21, 2017
WORK HOURS: Part-time, 8-10 hours/week
LENGTH OF INTERSHIP PROGRAM: Six (6) to twelve (12) months
The Embassy of the United States of America in Hanoi is seeking 11 part-time, unpaid university students as interns at the Public Affairs Section (PAS).
BASIC FUNCTION OF THE POSITION
The PAS Student Internship benefits both the U.S. Embassy and students by providing a valuable educational experience to students while assisting the U.S. Embassy accomplish important mission goals. PAS Student Interns will be responsible for daily tasks of running the American Center (AC), Education USA center and Fulbright program including greeting clients and ensuring that they adhere to the Center’s rules; re-shelving books, magazines and DVDs; hosting group discussions, monitoring and reporting speaker programs, and supporting other programmatic or administrative tasks as requested; assisting in maintaining the AC and Education USA collections and the client database.
Interns at the Press Office under PAS will translate between English and Vietnamese and do media research. Interns will also support programs, events, educational outreach, Facebook and other social media activities; promote AC, Education USA, Fulbright products and activities and other administrative tasks as required. Interns will receive on the job training. All duties will be performed in English. For more information about PAS programs, go to https://vn.usembassy.gov/.