View Vacancy - Communications Intern

The British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer.  We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.
Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Policy & Political roles)
Communications, Press and Media

Assist the Communications Team in their Media, Public Relations and Project work.

Community manager: provide content and help manage the Embassy social media accounts in Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

  • Assist the team in events organised by the Embassy including invite design, photography, videorecording and editing.
  • Reply to inquiries from the public send to our general email account.
  • Daily monitoring of press.
  • Updating journalists database.
  • Filing of digital and paper documents and photographs

At least 3rd year student in Communications or recently graduated.

Good knowledge of social media, photography and video editing programmes.

Responsible, committed to the job. Sociable, able to interact and collaborate with different Embassy teams.

Works well under pressure and against deadlines.

Graphic Design skills.

Good knowledge of world affairs and Uruguay affairs, interest in UK.

Changing and Improving, Collaborating and Partnering, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace
16 February 2018
Latin America and Spanish speaking Caribbean
British Embassy
5,380 UYU
5 March 2018

Constant guidance from Head of Communication.

Teleconferences and e-learning about running official social media channels and digital campaigns

Working Patters:


Mondays to Thursdays 13:30 to 17:30

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This opportunity is closed to applications.