VACANCY - Media Training Platform Developer (Internship)

Project: m-Com – Empowering Community Media Programme

Dates of Implementation: 01 December 2013 – 31 March 2014

Number of Days: 2 per week (possibilities to work from home)

Note: This is an unpaid internship vacancy.

Terms of Reference:

Under the direct supervision of the CCMC Programme Development and Training Coordinator, the Media Training Platform Developer will be responsible for pre-developing the m-Com online training platform and incorporating feedback from the pilot testing into a final product.

  • Collect and collate open-source training material under the following broad topics (indicative – to be finalised and not limited to the following):
  • Media Literacy
    • Working with the Media
    • Media Crisis Management
  • Social Media Use and Strategies
    • How to… Facebook/Twitter/Google+
    • Effective blogging
  • Technical Skills and ICT Tools
    • Video Production, Editing and Digital Storytelling
    • Online Platform Development
  • CommunicationsTrainer’s Module
    • Information Dissemination: Newsletter Creation and Writing an Effective Press Release
    • Strategic Communication and Networking
  • Attend and participate in all internal m-Com coordination meetings;
  • Attend the next m-Com Partners’ meeting in Greece (10-11 March 2014) – travel, accommodation and living expenses funded – and for feedback on the pilot testing of the training platform

Applicant Specifications:

Applicants will require excellent working knowledge of Greek or Turkish and English. They should have a strong interest and academic background in the fields of journalism, media and communications, and a propensity for working with, and transferring skills, to others. Through this position, the successful applicant will have the opportunity to increase his/her working experience, knowledge and skills whilst working in a dynamic, professional, multicultural environment, and learn about how community media can support the vision and work of civil society in Cyprus and across Europe.

How to Apply

Please send a Curriculum Vitae to by Tuesday 26 November 2013 (17:00 GMT+2) 



Cyprus Community Media Centre

'Empowering a media literate and active society.'