Intern with Us

If you are driven to create content and conversations on Gender-Based Violence, Human Rights and your choice of medium is social media- then SAHIYO is looking for you!

Sahiyo currently has one internship available and it has a minimum commitment of 6 months for 5 hours per week. As the position is virtual, interns can be located anywhere in the world but must be comfortable with working independently and remotely. 

Internships are unpaid (though a small stipend may be available). As Sahiyo continues to grow, we hope to be able to provide this opportunity as paid positions in the future for the right person. In the meantime, this internship is a great opportunity for someone to work with an internationally recognized organization, and learn how organizations develop from the ground up.

To apply, please send a cover letter and a resume to info@sahiyo.com.


 Social Media Internship Position Description:

We are currently looking for individuals to commit to about 5 hours/week for 6 months. This is a remote, unpaid internship.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Support Sahiyo in improving communications presence
  • Find stories and links to share relating to Sahiyo’s mission and work
  • Write quick, relevant and insightful content for social media feeds
  • Contribute to Sahiyo blog
  • Optimise Sahiyo communications in search engines
  • Other related tasks as necessary

Requirements:

  • Be familiar with social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, WordPress, Google+ and basic social media management
  • Bonus would be to have a basic knowledge of Photoshop, Google Analytics, and other social media platforms
  • Hardworking, driven, energetic, results-oriented and independent
  • Desire to learn about FGC, with a focus on engaging with the community in a sensitive manner

Thaal Pe Charcha Internship Position Description

We are currently looking for individuals to commit to about 5 hours/week for 6 months. This unpaid internship is remote, but there is a preference for applicants based in Mumbai, India.

Responsibilities & Duties:

● Supporting Sahiyo co-founders and staff with Thaal Pe Charcha program logistics as needed.
● Scheduling and facilitating planning calls with volunteers organizing TPCs
● Creating evaluations and summary reports to monitor program success
● Other related tasks as necessary

Requirements:

● Organized, able to handle deadlines
● Familiar with Google Forms
● Hardworking, driven, energetic, results-oriented and independent
● Desire to learn about FGC, with a focus on engaging with the community in a sensitive manner.


Sahiyo Communications Internship Position Description

We are currently looking for an individual to commit to about 7 hours/week for a minimum of 6 months in an unpaid internship. Even though the internship is unpaid at the moment, as Sahiyo continues to grow, we hope to to provide a paid position in the future for the right person.

In the meantime, this internship is a great opportunity for someone to work with an internationally recognized organization, and learn how organizations develop from the ground up. The position is remote but the ideal candidate will be based in Boston, or in the area and willing to occasionally come to Boston for event support.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Support Sahiyo in improving communications presence
  •  Assist in scheduling planning calls for specific events and projects)
  • Recording meeting minutes
  • Support with MA/Boston-based events including planning preparation and day-of assistance
  • Support Communications Coordinator and wider team with internal and external communications activities
  • Assist with the implementation of the communications development plan

Requirements:

  •  Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Hardworking, driven, energetic, results-oriented and independent but able to keep in contact with team
  • Eager to learn about the issue, with a focus on engaging with the community in a culturally appropriate and sensitive manner
  • Able to prioritise, organize, manage time well, and deliver to agreed deadlines